Four USA Rugby teams compete at home this weekend

Here's how to follow all four developmental Falcons and senior Eagles teams across the weekend

Four USA Rugby senior and developmental teams will compete on home soil this weekend. The Men's Eagles Sevens will defend their title at the HSBC USA Sevens 2018 in Las Vegas; the Men's and Women's Falcons will compete in the largest amateur rugby tournament in North America at the Las Vegas Invitational; and the Men's Eagles will open the fourth round of the Americas Rugby Championship 2019 against Uruguay at Starfire Sports in Seattle, WA. 

All four teams will compete in front of a vocal home crowd this weekend and here's how you can jump into the action Thursday, Feb 28 to Sunday, Mar 3. 

Men's Eagles Sevens 

Competition
Fifth round of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2019 at HSBC USA Sevens | Mar 1-3

Location
Sam Boyd Stadium, Las Vegas, Nevada

Tickets
Tickets are available at usasevens.com 

Where to watch
Tournament is broadcast across multiple ESPN Networks including ESPN2, ESPN3, ESPNews and ESPN+ 
View full broadcast schedule here 

Score updates
Twitter.com/usarugby

Schedule 
Pool B | All times Eastern

vs Kenya | Fri, Mar 1 - 7:50 PM 
vs Argentina | Fri, Mar 1 - 10:51 PM
vs France | Sat, Mar 2 - 4:26 PM 

Knockout rounds for Pool B begin Sat, Mar 2 at 7:30 PM

Notes

  • Men's Eagles Sevens are tied for No. 1 in the world with World Cup Champions New Zealand
  • Last year in Vegas they won their first ever Gold medal on home soil 
  • Team has won four-straight silver medals this season and is the only team to medal at each stop thus far 

VIEW MEN'S EAGLES SEVENS ROSTER HERE


Men's Falcons 

Competition
Las Vegas Invitational | Feb 28-Mar 2

Location
Field 15 | Silver Bowl Park, Las Vegas, Nevada 

Tickets
Admission is free

Where to watch
No broadcast partner confirmed 

Score updates and upcoming matchups 
usarugby.org/mens-falcons
twitter.com/usarugby 

Pool Play Schedule 
Thursday, Feb 28 | All times Eastern 

vs Misfits | 12:20 PM 
vs Lomaiviti | 2:20 PM 
vs STARS | 5 PM

Knockout rounds begin Fri, Mar 1

Notes

  • Las Vegas Invitational (LVI) is the largest amateur rugby tournament in North America
  • Falcons compete in Men's Elite Sevens division with $20,000 cash prize to winning team 
  • Five senior Eagles Sevens, three D1A athletes and two Youth Olympians included in roster

VIEW MEN'S FALCONS ROSTER HERE  


Women's Falcons 

Competition
Las Vegas Invitational | Feb 28-Mar 2

Location
Field 14 | Silver Bowl Park, Las Vegas, Nevada 

Tickets
Admission is free

Where to watch
No broadcast partner confirmed 

Score updates & upcoming matchups 
usarugby.org/womens-falcons
twitter.com/usarugby 

Pool Play Schedule 
Thursday, Feb 28 | All times Eastern 

vs STARS |  11 AM 
vs Berkeley | 1:40 PM 
vs Air Force | 4:20 PM 

Knockout rounds begin Fri, Mar 1

Notes

  • 70% of Women's Sevens resident-athletes to compete during break in World Series competition
  • Las Vegas Invitational is the largest amateur rugby tournament in North America

VIEW WOMEN'S FALCONS ROSTER HERE  


Men's Eagles 

Competition
Fourth round of the Americas Rugby Championship 2019 

Matchup
vs Uruguay 
Saturday, Mar 2
10:00 PM ET 

Location
Starfire Sports, Seattle, Washington 

Tickets
Tickets available at usarugby.org/tickets 

Where to watch
Broadcast LIVE on FloRugby exclusively in the USA
Click here to watch live 

Score updates 
Twitter.com/usarugby

Notes

  • Men's Eagles sit in second place in the Americas Rugby Championship 2019 with two more games to go
  • Team most recently earned their second bonus point win of the tournament with a win over Brazil in Austin 
  • Match-day roster will be announced 48 hours before kickoff