Archives for March 2014

Rugby union takes foothold in US with rise of crossover competitors

By  Robert Kitson ,The Guardian,  25 March 2014 On the back of possible World Cup qualification and increased interest, American footballers and basketball players are realising there is a global sport that suits their skill set There are always those who would prefer rugby union to remain untouched by progress. Think of some of the […]

Harlequins Down Schuylkill River Exiles

The Quins earned a hard fought 17-10 victory against the Schuylkill River RFC on Saturday at Avonworth High School. Despite playing into the wind during the first half, Schuylkill opened the scoring with an unconverted try in the opening minutes. Schuylkill controlled the play early with good ball control, committing few turnovers in the process. […]

Quins Kickoff Spring Season in DC

Washington, DC. A hard, muddy, competitive game played between two good sides on the opening weekend of MAC competition. PAC opened the scoring at the 20th minute with a penalty kick to take a 3-0 lead. Eight minutes later, PAC was able to move the ball down to the Harlequins goal line before punching it […]