EPRU Senior Men's Club Qualify for USA Rugby and MARFU Playoffs

Media (DI), Brandywine (DII) and Old Gaelic (DIII) lead the way into the Spring playoffs

MARFU Clubs representing the East Penn, Virgina and Potomac Rugby Unions will be competing in the Spring for a chance at winning the USA Rugby Championship in 3 Divisions.

The Fall results are the MARFU DI, DII North and DII South leagues can be found under Men's Club Fall 2007/Spring 2008 Schedules at www.marfu.org/marfufifteens.php

2008 USA Competitive Region 4 Division I Playoffs April 12 - Quarterfinals; first team listed is home team Game 1 MARFU #1 (Maryland Exiles) v NRU #4 Game 2 MARFU #2 (Baltimore-Chesapeake) v NRU #3 Game 3 NRU #1 v MARFU #4 (Schuylkill River) Game 4 NRU #2 v MARFU #3 (Media) April 26-27 - MARFU area (TBD) Semi-finals Winner of Game 1 v Winner of Game 4 Winner of Game 2 v Winner of Game 3 Consolation Championship,

2008 MARFU Division II Playoffs April 12 - Quarterfinals; first team listed is home team Game 1 D2S #1 (Norfolk Blues) v D2N #4 (Reading) Game 2 D2S #2 (Raleigh) v D2N #3 (Doylestown) Game 3 D2N #1 (Brandywine) v D2S #4 (Frederick) Game 4 D2N #2 (Lancaster) v D2S #3 (Severn River) April 19-20 - Location: TBD Semi-finals Winner of Game 1 v Winner of Game 4 Winner of Game 2 v Winner of Game 3 Consolation Championship,

2008 MARFU Division III Playoffs Seedings: 1. EPRU #1 (Old Gaelic) 2. EPRU #2 (Jersey Shore) 3. VRU #1 (Virginia) 4. PRU #1 (West Potomac) 5. EPRU #3 (Harrisburg) 6. EPRU #4 (Second City Troop) 7. VRU #2 (Blacksburg) 8. PRU #2 (Western Suburbs) April 12 - Quarterfinals; first team listed is home team Game 1 #1 (Old Gaelic) v #8 (Western Suburbs) Game 2 #2 (Jersey Shore) v #7 (Blacksburg) Game 3 #3 (Virginia) v #6 (Second City Troop) Game 4 #4 (West Potomac) v #5 (Harrisburg) April 19-20 - Location: TBD Semi-finals Winner of Game 1 v Winner of Game 4 Winner of Game 2 v Winner of Game 3 Consolation Championship.

The final EPRU DIII league standings and match results are found online at: www.epru.org/men3/standings.php,

For details about the USA Rugby Championships, look under Championship at www.usarugby.org

       

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