Home Opener Saturday against NOVA

The Pittsburgh Harlequins will host the NOVA Rugby Club this Saturday, March 28th at 1pm, Founders Field. This will be the first home outing for the Harlequins, who are closing out a tough 2014-2015 season.  The Harlequins started the spring last weekend in Raleigh, due to frozen fields across the Northeast that delayed the start […]

Harlequins End Strong

The Pittsburgh Harlequins hosted the Northern Virginia (NOVA) Rugby Club today at home- which marked the latest in the year rugby has been played at Founders Field.  The Harlequins won 44-17, taking them to 5-4 for the fall portion of the season in a league where that is a contender for the playoffs and championship […]

Quins End 2013 with Win

The Pittsburgh Harlequins finished their 2013 season with a home win against NOVA Rugby Club.  The Quins won 44-17 against an athletic side from DC that had a few borrowed players from the Ironsides Rugby club who travelled up from Fairmont WV to get a late season run.  Photos from the game can be found […]

Quins Win on the Road

The Pittsburgh Harlequins travelled to the nations Capital looking for a much needed win on the road.  The team as a whole stepped up to the effort, leaving Northern Virginia Rugby Club winless in their first four games this season (similar, unfortunately,  to a nameless Pittsburgh team that played in a rugby stadium this weekend). […]

Pools Set for August 10th 7’s Championship

By Pat Clifton, Rugby Magazine USA Rugby has published the seeds for Club 7s Nationals, set for August 9-10 at Founder’s Field in Pittsburgh, Pa. Matches begin at 8am on both days and will be webcast live on USA Rugby’s YouTube channel. On the men’s side, there doesn’t seem to be a pool of death, […]

Mid-Atlantic Rugby Playoff Picture

Upsets ShakeUp MARFU League, By Alex Goff,  RugbyMagazine Nov. 4, 2012 The playoff picture in the Mid-Atlantic Men’s DI Club competition was shaken up considerablyafter this weekend’s results.

Norfolk came into the weekend at 1-4 and seemingly out of playoff contention. But the Blues shocked 4-2 Pittsburgh to put themselves squarely in the conversation. Meanwhile, Baltimore-Chesapeake jumped to 4-3 after pulling off […]

MARFU Week 7 Recap

On October 20th The Pittsburgh Harlequins travelled to Washington DC to compete with the current top dog in the Mid-Atlantic- The Potomac Athletic Club.  Although the Quins created plenty of opportunities, including tries by Mike Wilk and Ben Paul; they were unable to put up enough points to take out the host club, falling short 17-31.   The Harlequins are going into their […]

Quins Win in North Carolina

The Pittsburgh Harlequins travelled to North Carolina this weekend to beat the Raleigh Vipers Rugby Club 32-24.  Raleigh, 1-3 in League play, is coming off a 37-18 win over Media on October13th.   The Harlequins were happy to come away with the win on the road with several key players unable to travel.  With the win the […]

Harlequins Down NOVA 50-17

Written by Alex Goff Editor, Rugby Magazine Sunday, September16, 2012 PAC, the Maryland Exiles, and the Pittsburgh Harlequins are all 2-0 after the first two weeks of play in the Mid-Atlantic. Norfolk rebounded from their opening week loss to shut out Raleigh and move to 1-1 and, with two bonus points from their previous week’s […]

Quins win in Washington

The Pittsburgh Harlequins travelled to Washington DC to play the Washington Rugby Club Saturday at Rosecroft Raceway in Oxon Hill.  While Founders Field in Pittsburgh had temperatures dipping into the low 60’s and enough rain to have animals pairing up, Rosecroftraceway was sporting 90 temperatures, typical DC humidity, and plenty of sunshine at kickoff.     The Quins won the coin toss and elected […]