EPRU News - The Rugby Report - February 14th, 2018

South Jersey Rugby Club

Club Spotlight: South Jersey Women

The EPRU honors the South Jersey Women's team as this week's club spotlight. South Jersey Women's team is a Division III member of the EPRU and the Mid Atlantic Conference. 

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Philadelphia Whitemarsh Launches Competitive 7s Program

The Philadelphia Whitemarsh RFC is pleased to announce the revitalization of their Sevens Program. Once regarded as one of the elite 7’s programs in the country, the Club plans to restore that reputation this upcoming season.

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Join Schuylkill River For Weekly Touch Rugby

Schuylkill River Rugby invites Philadelphia rugby players to join them this winter for weekly co-ed touch rugby every Saturday mornings through March 3, 2018. The games start at 10:30am at Fairmount Park’s Edgeley Field. All players are welcome.

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Rugby Games at Eckley Patchtown Days

The Eckley Miners Village Museum is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the filming of The Molly Maguires at their annual festival, Patchtown Days. 

Local rugby teams are invited to play a commemorative game each day of the festival to highlight one of the most iconic clips from the film, a rugby game. In 2018, the festival falls on Saturday and Sunday, June 23-24.

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14th Annual George B. Yasso Golf Tournament

The George B. Yasso golf tournament returns to Southmoore Golf Club in Bath, PA on April 21 (rain or shine) at Southmoore. This event raises funds for the George B Yasso Memorial Fund, which supports scholarships for youth activities in the Bethlehem area. 

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Schuylkill River Teams Up With NE Frankford Boys and Girls Club

Thanks to the tremendous work of the staff of the Northeast Frankford Boys and Girls Club the Schuylkill River RFC has been able to schedule five opportunities this upcoming season for youth development work. Schuylkill River RFC will be providing rookie rugby sessions from 4:15 - 6pm at the club on February 23, March 16, April 13, and May 18.

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