The Wisconsin 2019 Rugby 7s calendar lists the rugby events relevant to those living in and interested in rugby in Wisconsin. This includes the traditional summer tournaments as well as collegiate and high school series, rugby tens, and tag rugby. When available, the list also includes relevant contact information for each event or series.
We will continue to update the Wisconsin rugby 7s calendar as information becomes available (especially for Fall 7s events which are still a ways off). And if you have any additions or modifications to the Wisconsin rugby sevens calendar please do drop us a note! (more…)
Thirty-two matches were recorded at the 2018 Lakefront 7s. Click a thumbnail below to begin playback. (more…)
In the championship match of the Men’s Social (AM) bracket, Sepi’s 7 defeated Milwaukee RFC in a close 21-12 contest.
In the championship match of the Men’s Social (AM) bracket, the Milwaukee Barbarians defeated 4-time bracket champions the Krakens in a close 12-5 contest.
If you’re like us, rugby 7s season begins in the Spring with a trip to Las Vegas for the American leg of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series.
The date for USA 7s changes year-to-year but we’re happy to report that the dates for the 2019 series have been confirmed: the Las Vegas leg will be held March 1-3 and will feature the Men’s Eagles.
But it is the Women’s Eagles who will kick off the 2019 series in just a few months on October 20-21, 2018.
The full schedule for the series is listed below.
The date for the 2019 Lakefront 7s rugby tournament and festival has also been set. The annual tournament will be held in Milwaukee on June 29, 2019. (more…)
In the championship match of the High School Boys Elite bracket, Mystical Canucks and Iowa Hawks played a tight match with little to separate the two teams. In the end, Mystical Canucks won the contest 21-12.
In the championship match of the Women’s Open A bracket, Sabres and Wisconsin Women’s RFC battled through an epic, nail-biting final. A single unconverted try gave WWRFC the edge in the match and ultimately the championship.
In the championship match of the Men’s Competitive bracket MRFC dominated both territory and possession to keep the Blues at bay. With few errors and constant pressure on defense, MRFC controlled all phases of the match. At the whistle, MRFC took the championship with a final score of 27-0.
After a few weeks of recovery from the Lakefront 7s, we’re finally able to dedicate some time to posting 7s updates from around the state and around the region. July is the busiest month for 7s, and there’s a lot to cover so we’ll jump right in.
The first Saturday in July featured the Legacy 7s Midwest qualifier in Brighton, MI and the final sevens event in Wisconsin, the Lionhunter 7s in Oconomowoc.
- Legacy 7s — Brighton, MI
- Metropolis took top men’s honors at Legacy 7s with the Lions winning the Women’s bracket.
- Lionhunter 7s — Oconomowoc, WI
- On the men’s side, Wisconsin Rugby Club defeated Milwaukee RFC 26-17. T.T.T.S Rugby won the women’s bracket, but we were unable to confirm the score nor the opponent in the final (please drop us a note if you know this information).
At the 2018 Lakefront 7s, Waukesha defeated Green Bay to take the top tag-rugby championship in the 7th-8th grade bracket (see full results below). The win earned Waukesha their second trophy of the day: they also captured first place in the 1st-2nd grade bracket.
Fond du Lac also won 2 championship trophies at the 2018 Lakefront 7s in the 3rd-4th and 5th-6th grade brackets.
In the 5th-6th championship match, Fond du Lac defeated Oshkosh in thrilling fashion. Tied after the regular-time had expired, it took 7 overtimes to declare a winner with Fond du Lac coming out ahead 11-10.