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      Boys high school rugby is growing stronger every season!  We welcome new clubs and players every season.  

      Every year is exciting in the Girls high school division.  We are adding new teams and many new players every year. Girls high school rugby is developing in Illinois!


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      High School State Championships

      By Stephanie Esposito 05/24/2017, 10:00am CDT

      The best games of the season

      It’s time to *ruck and roll this Memorial Day weekend. In the last decade, rugby has grown immensely in Illinois and the Chicagoland Area. Rugby Illinois teams will gather Memorial Day, May 29, 2017 for the State Championship games with twelve games between six tiers, Girls High School, Boys High School D1, Boys High School D2, Boys High School D3, Boys JV, and Boys Freshman-Sophomore. In addition to championship games, players will be awarded Top All State Player Awards, for outstanding playing throughout the season.

       

      Time

      Stadium

      Field 1

      Field 2

      10:00

      Tier D3 Championship

      Tier: Frosh Soph Championship

      Tier: Girls 3rd Place

      NOON

      Tier: D2 Championship

      Tier: JV Championship

      Tier: D3- 3d Place

      14:00

      Tier Girls Championship

      Tier: D2 - 3rd Place

      Tier: D1 3rd Place

      16:00

      Tier D 1 Championship

       

       D3 Shield

       

      Games for both dates will be held at Morton West High School’s, Carper Field, located on Harlem Ave. between 26th and 24th Street, Berwyn, IL 60402, at their newly renovated stadium, and playing fields.  Admission is $10 for adults $5 for children under 10 years of age, and $25 for a family of four. All active Ruby Illinois Players and coaches get int free with their RI Membership Cards. High School games will take play among three fields, middle school will use four fields. Rugby is the fastest growing sport in the United States, and Chicago has hosted three international matches at Soldier Field.

      June 4th, 2017, Rugby Illinois Hosts the Middle School Championship, with U14 and U12 teams try-ing their way to a win. There will be championship matches as well as exhibition matches, including Select Side “Illinois Tornadoes” players from the North and South All-Star game at noon.  

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      • By Chris Dublinski, Naperville Warriors Rugby Club 04/11/2017, 10:30am CDT
      • Naperville Warriors Kickoff 2017 Campaign with Blood Drive
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