The Southeastern Collegiate Rugby Conference is proud to announce that Montgomery, Ala. will serve as the official site for the inaugural SCRC Championship weekend scheduled for April 14-15.
The Montgomery Chamber of Commerce and the Montgomery Yellowhammers will be serving as the hosts, with matches to take place at the YMCA Soccer Complex.
The following match times have been established:
Saturday, April 14
1:00 PM West #1 v East #2 - LSU v. Florida
3:00 PM East #1 v West #2 - Tennessee v. Alabama
Sunday, April 15
1:00 PM Championship Match
“The recent restructuring of the college game has provided our member teams with a remarkable opportunity to advance the sport of rugby on the national stage by using the existing reputation and rivalries of the Southeastern universities as the impetus to do so,” said SCRC Commissioner James Farrar.
“This event is the culmination of months of hard work and dedication by our more than 500 student athletes and committed coaches. We are proud of the accomplishments of our member teams and we thank our hosts, the Montgomery Chamber of Commerce, the Montgomery Yellow Hammers, and the YMCA Soccer Complex for their gracious hospitality.”
The winner of Sunday’s Championship match will receive an automatic birth in the 2012 USA Rugby Sweet 16 Regional Playoffs on April 28th & 29th in Knoxville, Tennessee to face the winner of the South Independent Conference.