Details of the Northeast 7s Academy Women's Program Released
Details on location, dates and times are as follows:
New York Area:
o Date: Monday June 15th, Time: 8:00pm-10:00pm, Location: Columbia Universityâs Baker Field in NYC
o Date: Wednesday June 17th, Time: 8:00pm-10:00pm, Location: Brown Universityâs Berylson Turf Fields in Providence RI
Important note: Regular practices for the Boston Academy will be held at Pine Banks in Malden MA.
Conference Call with all Womenâs Club and College Coaches
The Northeast 7s Academy will host a conference call for all Women's Coaches in the Northeast to provide additional information about the Academy and the pipeline it provides to the USA Eagles National teams. To join the call on Monday night June 8th please contact Academy Director Sean Horan. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Additional Information about the Academy
The Northeast 7s Academy, with training squads in New York City and Boston, is a National Development Academy that has been sanctioned by USA Rugby as the official Academy (Men & Women) in the Northeast of America and as a designated pathway to the USA Eagles National Team selection. The Academy will provide athletes with top level coaching, physical preparation, and playing competition to accelerate their personal development as sevens players in line with current USA Eagles High Performance criteria. Specific to the Womenâs program, selected players from both training squads (NYC and Boston) will have the opportunity to play in elite level tournaments both domestically and internationally such as (Vegas 7s, Quebec 7s, Tobago 7s) and in a newly formed partnership with American Rugby Pro Training Center, athletes will also have the opportunity to train as a resident athlete with Julie McCoy and her staff at a discounted rate.