Schuylkill River Wins 2018 Blue Ball 7s

Schuylkill River defeated Beltway

After ranking just behind Beltway Elite after Pool play, Schuylkill River went on to defeat the Washington-based squad by a score of 26-19 in the final to place 1st in the 2018 Blue Ball 7s tournament.

The 2018 Blue Ball 7s, first of three MAC qualifiers this summer, was hosted by Wilmington RFC on the grounds of Appoquinimink High School. By winning, Schuylkill River is one step closer to advancing to the National 7s Championship.

Women's Final

Scion 12 - DC 5

Third Place

NOVA 35 - Rocky Gorge 14

Fifth Place

Pittsburgh over Old Gaelic

Seventh Place

Washington over Washington Irish

Semi Finals

Beltway over NOVA
SR 19 - Rocky Gorge 12

1/4 Finals

NOVA 31 - Old Gaelic 17
Schuylkill River 22 - Wash Irish 12
Rocky Gorge 24 - Pittsburgh 10
Beltway 29 - Washington 14

MAC Series Ranking

1. Schuylkill River
2. Beltway
4. Rocky Gorge
5. Pittsburgh
6. Old Gaelic
7. Washington
8. Washington Irish
9. Philly- Whitemarsh

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2018 Philadelphia 7s

Schuylkill River RFC will go on to host the Philadelphia 7s rugby tournament for the 2018 Summer Sevens MAC qualifiers on July 14th. This tournament will be the culmination of a Summer-long series of MAC 7s qualifying tournaments. 

Additional 2018 Summer Sevens MAC qualifiers are:

  • Baltimore, June 23
  • Richmond, July 7 (men only)
  • Schuylkill River, July 14

2018 MAC 7s Guidelines »