--Congrats to USA u20s Aly Cunningham (Catholic Memorial HS, Waukesha Tag Rugby, and Sacred Heart Univ.) and Payton Janicsek (Kettle Moraine). The USA u20s and u23's travelled to Canada to play two matches.
--The North America 7s Selectside event took place this past weekend. The teams, including the Badger Academy with several Wisconsin coaches, finished off the event with the SacPAL Amazons winning the final 19-17. Order of finish:
1 Sacramento PAL Amazons, 2 Majestics, 3 Rhinos Rugby Academy
4 Sacramento Harlequins, 5 Pioneer 7s, 6 Pasefika
7 Eagle HS (Idaho), 8 Provo/Wasatch HS, 9 Pleasanton (CA)
10 Lamorinda (CA), 11 Badger Rugby Academy, 12 San Mateo (CA)
13 Mana, 14 Rocky Mountain, 15 Valkyrie
16 Rugby Colorado, 17 Bitteroot Koa, 18 Rock Rugby
19 Desert Warrior, 20 Rush Rugby
--EIRA (Eagle Impact Rugby Academy) took over 40 girls on a tour of Ireland, playing several matches on their tour. Several Wisconsin student-athletes are participating including Catholic Memorial's Audrey Fryda playing for their u18 team and Green Bay Rugby Club's Carolina Martinez with Madison Furies' Cece Stowers playing for their u16 side.
--We apologize if we missed any others!