Belles, Beantown & Middlesex Straigthen Hold on Play-off Spots
Congrats to both the Boston Belles and Middlesex for claiming the top prize at the Princeton 7s this weekend.
For Middlesex, the championship victory pulls them to within 6 points of the top spot in the NRU 7s Qualifier Standings just behind Old Blue. For the Belles it means a tighter grasp on the top spot in the women's standings and with it's appearance in the final as well, Beantown keeps ahead of Empire rivals Morris and NYRC for the #2 spot.
Both the women and men conclude the Sevens Qualifiers Circuit this weekend at the Middlesex 7s. The top two clubs in the standings go onto the Club 7s Championships for both the men and women.
Scores from the tournament:
Final: Boston Belles 22-12 Beantown
Semi: Boston Belles 17-0 Monmouth 1
Boston Belles 43-0 Monmouth 2
Boston Belles 19-5 Jamaica
Boston Belles 14-12 New York 1
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Final: Middlesex 33-19 Old Blue
Semi: Old Blue 38-12 White Plains
Semi: Middlesex 19-15 Long Island
Old Blue 34-7 Morris
Old Blue 26-5 NYAC
Old Blue 29-12 Long Island
Middlesex 22-5 White Plains
Middlesex 31-5 Morris
Middlesex 19-10 NYAC
NYAC 19-12 Long Island
Long Island 29-7 White Plains
White Plains 22-17 Morris
Recap of the NRU Men's Qualifier Matches at Princeton from RugbyMag