Stars v Stripes

Stars & Stripes 2014

What: The USA Rugby Stars and Stripes Game culminates the Stars and Stripes Camp. Throughout the camp, players are divided into two teams, Stars and Stripes. Players selected competed in one of seven Regional All-Star Tournaments (RASTs) and have been chosen by USA Rugby selectors.

When: Wednesday, July 16. Girls Match KO: 8:40 A.M. MT. Boys Match KO: 10 A.M. MT

Where: University of Northern Colorado. Greeley, Colorado

Who: The top 50 Boys and top 50 Girls selected from Regional All Star Tournaments, selected by our USA Rugby High School All American Staff.

The Beginning of the Player Pathway

USA Rugby’s Stars and Stripes Game is the first step in the elite player development program. Players identified for this program are future Eagles! Players like USA National Team Captain Todd Clever started with this program.

Who's coaching?

  • Girls
    • Stars
      • Head Coach - Kelly Seary
      • Assistant Coach - Katie Dowty
      • Assistant Coach - Bernard Cantorna
    • Stripes
      • Head Coach - Anna Kunkel
      • Assistant Coach - Mel Denham
      • Assistant Coach - Shannon Bustillos
  • Boys
    • Stars
      • Head Coach - Brendan Keane
      • Assistant Coach - Scott Bracken
      • Assistant Coach - Justin Goonan
    • Stripes
      • Head Coach - Colin Puriri
      • Assistant Coach - Eddie Abel
      • Assistant Coach - David Hamilton

Girls 2014 Rosters

Boys 2014 Rosters

Boys 2014 Stars and Stripes Match

Girls 2014 Stars and Stripes Match

Boys 2013 Stars and Stripes Game

Girls 2013 Stars and Stripes Game

Lodging for Spectators

The University of Northern Colorado has partnered with various local hotels for visiting spectators coming into Greeley. This list includes:

Best Western Plus
5542 E. US Hwy 34
Loveland, CO 80537
Maurine RadiceReservations: 970-667-7810
Fax: 970-667-1047
Country Inn & Suites
2501 W. 29th St.
Greeley, CO 80631
John StapletonReservations: 970-330-3404
Fax: 970-330-8404
Days Inn
5630 West 10th St.
Greeley, CO 80634
Frank BrewsterReservations: 970-392-1530
Fax: 970-392-1097
Fairfield Inn & Suites
2401 W. 29th St.
Greeley, CO 80631
DeAnna BlountReservations: 970-339-5030
Fax: 970-339-5031
Hampton Inn
2350 W. 29th St.
Greeley, CO 80631
Robert Julich
Kelly Laehr
Reservations: 970-339-5525
Holiday Inn Express
2563 W. 29th St.
Greeley, CO 80631
Bob IliffReservations: 970-330-7495
Fax: 970-330-7494

For additional information, questions, or concerns contact:

Nick TricaricoNational Teams Administratorntricarico@usarugby.org303-539-0300 x130
Josh SutcliffeCoaching Performance Managerjsutcliffe@usarugby.org303-539-0300 x129
Kurt WeaverYouth & High School Directorkweaver@usarugby.org303-539-0300 x126

Match Times

  • Girls Stars and Stripes – Wednesday, July 16, 8:40 A.M. MT, UNC Greeley Soccer Fields
  • Boys Stars and Stripes – Wednesday, July 16, 10:00 A.M. MT, UNC Greeley Soccer Fields


Fields are located next to tennis Courts and South Hall. Enter at the intersection of 11th Ave. and 24th Street.

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