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Women's International 7s at Vegas
Tournaments - USA Sevens Tournament

USA v Canada in 2010On February 11 -13, 2011 some of the top women's sevens rugby teams in the world will be competing in the USA Women's International 7s Tournament in Las Vegas. The competition will be intense and the rugby will be thrilling. The teams vying for a spot in the final include the USA, France, Canada, the Canada Maple Leafs, Kenya, The Netherlands, Spain, and a Tyrolian Select Side. The final on Sunday will be broadcast on NBC/NBC Universal.

The Pool and the Plate matches will take place just outside Sam Boyd Stadium, while the semi-finals and final will be held inside the stadium, amidst the HSBC Sevens World Series event, USA Sevens.

NBC and/or NBC Universal will be broadcasting the final at 10:48 a.m. (Pacific) on Sunday February 13.  All other matches, with the exception of the final and semifinals, will be webcast on USA Rugby's UStream channel, http://www.ustream.tv/usarugby.

The USA Women's Sevens team competing in Vegas is a mix of experienced veterans, younger collegiate athletes, and some new crossovers from fifteen-a-side rugby. The USA Women are currently ranked 4th in the world in sevens and 5th in the world in fifteens.


2011 USA WOMEN'S INTERNATIONAL 7s TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE
 
Match #
 Time
 Teams
 Type
 Pitch
 
FRIDAY
 
1
 9:20 AM
  France vs Maple Leafs
 Pool Match
 LVI #4
 


 
 
 
 
2
 9:40 AM
 Spain vs. Kenya
 Pool Match
 LVI # 4
 
3
 10:00 AM
  USA vs Tyrolian Select
 Pool Match
 LVI #4
 
4
 10:20 AM
  Canada vs Netherlands
 Pool Match
 LVI #4
 
5
 12:00 PM
  France vs Kenya
 Pool Match
 LVI #4
 
6
 12:20 PM
  Spain vs Maple Leafs
 Pool Match
 LVI #4
 
7
 12:40 PM
  USA vs Netherlands
 Pool Match
 LVI #4
 
8
 1:00 PM
  Canada vs Tyrolian Select
 Pool Match
 LVI #4
 
9
 2:40 PM
  France vs Spain
 Pool Match
 LVI #4
 
10
 3:00 PM
  Kenya vs Maple Leafs
 Pool Match
 LVI #4
 
11
 3:20 PM
  USA vs Canada
 Pool Match
 LVI #4
 
12
 3:40 PM
  Netherlands vs Tyrolian Sel.
 Pool Match
 LVI #4
 
SATURDAY
 
 
 
 
13
 8:40 AM
  Pool A 3rd

vs

Pool B 4th
 Plate Semi-Final
 LVI #4
 
14
 9:00 AM
  Pool B 3rd

vs

Pool A 4th
 Plate Semi-Final
 LVI #4
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
15
11:20 AM
Loser M13 vs Loser M14
Plate Consolation
LVI #4
 
16
11:40 AM
Winner M13 vs Winner M14
Plate Final
LVI #4
 
17
6:50 PM
Pool A Winner vs Pool B 2nd
Cup Semi-Final
Sam Boyd

18
7:12 PM
Pool B Winner vs Pool A 2nd
Cup Semi-Finals
Sam Boyd
 
SUNDAY
 
19
8:30 AM
Loser M17 vs Loser M18
Cup Consolation LVI #4
 
20
10:48 AM
Winner M17 vs Winner M18
Cup Final  Sam Boyd