Congratulations to all of our Champions on a fantastic day of rugby. We can't wait to do it all again next year!
For the second consecutive year, the Youngblood women’s program has won the Midwest Qualifier/Competitive Championship at Milwaukee’s Lakefront 7s.
To raise the trophy, the ‘Bloodz defeated the Lions (Chicago, IL) 31-27 in a repeat of the 2014 Final.
The full Women’s Qualifier points are awarded as follows:
1. Youngbloodz (Minneapolis, MN)
2. Lions (Chicago, IL)
3. Wolfhounds (Cincinnati, OH)
4. Gazelles (Grand Rapids, MI)
5. 1823 (Columbus, OH)
6. CRFC White (Cincinnati, OH)
For the Men’s Qualifier, 2014 runner-up 1823-A (Columbus, OH) hoisted the Championship trophy in very close match with the Barbarians D1 — the Milwaukee rugby athletic club and hometown side.
The match was a tight affair but despite the Barbarians holding 1823 scoreless during a yellow card to Milwaukee, the visitors squeaked past 17-12.
Thus, the Men’s Qualifier results were awarded as follows:
1. 1823-A (Columbus, OH)
2. Barbarians D1 (Milwaukee, WI)
3. 1823-B (Columbus, OH)
4. Youngbloodz (Minneapolis, MN)
5. Wolfhounds (Cincinnati, OH)
6. CARPS (Cleveland, OH)
7. Lions-B (Chicago, IL)
8. Blaze (Chicago, IL)