It’s one of those uncommon stories you occasionally hear about. A man is sitting on his couch one year and the next he’s playing on a field with world-class athletes. Although in Paul Mullen’s case, that downtime was spent a bit more productively. During that period, Mullen actually spent little time on his couch, instead 

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MEN’S EAGLES’ STARTING LINEUP ANNOUNCED FOR FIRST SUMMER TEST WITH RUSSIA DENVER, CO. – The U.S. Men’s National Team is set to face Russia in their first match of the Emirates Airline Summer Series this Saturday, June 9th at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Denver, CO. Taking the pitch at 6 PM Mountain Time, Head 

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UN NOUVEAU MONDE Le nouveau championnat professionnel américain, la Major League Rugby, qui a débuté fin avril et se terminera début juillet, bat son plein. Cette nouvelle compétition n’en est qu’à ses balbutiements mais ambitionne, d’ici dix ou quinze ans, de devenir l’une des meilleures de la planète rugby. En attendant, tout est à construire.P 

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Camp Attendees Announced for Men’s Junior All-American World Rugby Trophy Qualifier Final roster selections will now be made for the two match series against rival–Canada U20s in Houston this June LAFAYETTE, CO. – The Men’s Junior All-Americans have completed their training camp in preparation for the two match World Rugby Trophy Qualifier Series against Canada’s 

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Out to tackle a whole new world Fledgling pro league bullish about chances of gaining mainstream status in North America HOUSTON – A rugby revolution is taking place in the United States where it is hoped the launch of a new professional league will unlock the potential of the game in the world’s biggest sports 

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Men’s Eagles Announce Full Roster for Summer Test Series 30 national team players will begin training camp in preparation for three June test matches Aalina Tabani  •  May 8, 2018 Roster of 30 players announced for  Men’s Eagles June test series Camp begins May 27 David Tameilau, Samu Manoa, AJ MacGinty and Eric Fry make 

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The former Ireland international leading the US rugby revolution A rugby revolution is taking place in the United States where it is hoped the launch of a new professional league will unlock the potential of the game in the worlds biggest sports market, former Ireland international Justin Fitzpatrick said. Fitzpatrick is coach of the Houston 

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Kolinisau : “Help the USA become a great rugby nation” (translated from French to English) He had played in Top 14 and worn the colors of Agen in 2010-2011. He was the two-time Olympic rugby champion two years ago with Fiji, where he was captain: we found the versatile back Osea Kolinisau (32 years, 130 selections) 

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Houston outgun Austin in Battle of Texas The first edition of Major League Rugby‘s ‘Battle of Texas’ has gone to Houston. Like a good old-fashioned Western, the SaberCats outscored Austin Elite by 50-38 in a match that saw an incredible nine tries scored in a wild second half. Houston got off to a rocking start 

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NOLA MAKES MLR HISTORY WITH WIN OVER HOUSTON The first kickoff of the inaugural MLR season was at Dyer Stadium in Houston, Texas where the NOLA Gold picked up its first-ever road win against the Houston Sabercats. After trailing 12-10 at the half, the Gold scored three tries in the second half for the 35-26 

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