Congratulations to the University of South Florida, Eckerd College and the University of Florida for advancing to the South Playoffs in their respective divisions!
UF will play in the USA Rugby South D1 Championship in Murfreesboro Tennessee March 27, 2010. A win on March 27 will guarantee a slot in the final 16 to be held the weekend of April 16-17.
UF earned the spot by winning the Florida Cup held in Tampa on March 6 & 7. UF defeated a determined USF 20-3 in the final. Half time score was 5-0.
USF earned the top Florida D2 seed in the USA Rugby South Quarter-finals by beating FSU in a hard fought game in the Florida Cup Semi-final on Saturday March 6. Final score was 19-12. USF will play Kennesaw State in Gainesville, Fl on March 20.
Eckerd College earned the second D2 seed by qualifying for the Florida Cup Semi-finals. Eckerd will play Georgia Tech March 20 in Gainesville, Fl.
Winners of the quarter-finals will advance the D2 South Championships in Murfreesboro March 27.
I would like to thank the Gainesville Hogs Men’s team for hosting the South D2 Quarter-Final event March 20.
Details will be posted soon