Men's National Teams
Men's Sevens Headlines
06/12In response to the International Rugby Board’s announcement today that the Rugby World Cup Sevens tournament will be retained and integrated into the Olympic Games cycle, USA Rugby confirmed its intentions to bid for the right to host the 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens.
06/06USA Rugby Rising, a new, six episode original docu-series by Universal Sports, debuts this Saturday, June 8, with back-to-back airings of the first two episodes at 7:30 and 8:00 PM ET.
06/04Zach Test may not have equaled his career high in tries during the 2012-13 IRB HSBC Sevens World Series, but he played a major role in helping the Men’s Eagles Sevens win two Plates and earn an 11th-place finish.
The new campaign celebrates what it already means to be a rugby player in the United States, and unites coaches, referees, players, fans, women and men alike behind a creed that will inspire the new American rugby tradition.
The USA Eagles Sevens Head Coaches have released their squads for the 2013 Rugby World Cup Sevens in Moscow, Russia, June 28-30.
USA Eagles Sevens Head Coach Alex Magleby has announced he will be stepping down from his role with the Eagles when his contract expires after the Rugby World Cup in Moscow this June.
Head Coach, Men’s Sevens
Residence: La Jolla, CA/Hanover, NH
College: Dartmouth College
Head Coach of USA Rugby Men’s 7s since: March 2012
Previous USA Rugby coaching positions: Head Coach, Men’s Collegiate All-Americans; 2009-2012; Head Coach, Men’s Collegiate All-American Sevens, 2011
Total years of coaching experience: 11+
Other coaching positions: Head Coach, Dartmouth College, 2001-2012
Coaching career highlights, records, honors, certifications, etc.: Magleby led his alma mater, Dartmouth College, to back-to-back Collegiate Rugby Championships in 2011 and 2012, as well as a five-year Ivy League undefeated run, winning eight Ivy Championships in 11 years. In 2011, he coached the All-Americans to a 2-1 record over the New Zealand Universities in a three-match series.
Personal: Magleby played on the US national sevens team from 2000-2005, serving as captain of the Eagles’ 2005 Rugby World Cup team.