Tough Weekend for SoCon Teams in National Competition
Two Southern Rugby Conference Teams represented the conference on a national level over the weekend. In 15s national competition, UNC-Wilmington fell to Towson 39-11, despite being up 11-5 at the half. In the end, Towson put across some long distance tries late in the second half that allowed them to win. The Conference would like to congratulate Coach Wiseman and the team on a successful season.
On the 7’s side, Elon took the field this weekend wearing the SoCon Champion banner. Elon had a tough go on Saturday, but ended up with a strong finish on Sunday to finish in 6th place at the tournament in the open bracket. The conference would like to congratulate coach Bays and Elon on a successful sevens run.
Congratulations to both teams on their representation of the Southern Rugby...more