The Blacks D1 and D3 sides started playoffs with the Red River Rugby Competition (RRRC) Championships held May 4, 5 & 6
Matches kicked off on Friday night with the Austin Blacks defeating a tough Dallas Harlequins side 44-24. The second match of the evening saw the Dallas Reds dispatch the Glendale Merlins 24-14.
On Sunday, in the RRRC Championships match, the Austin Blacks held off the Dallas Reds in an exciting back and forth match to win 22-18.
USA Rugby Brackets – Men’s D1
Action started on Saturday morning with the Austin Blacks III taking on HURT II, the Blacks eventually pulled away winning 58-14. Alliance made their first ever trip to the RRRC Championships and made a statement on Saturday as they defeated Galveston 43-21.
On Sunday, Alliance again entered their first ever RRRC Championship final and faced the formidable Austin Blacks III. The Austin Blacks III used their experience to defeat Alliance 58-7.
USA Rugby Brackets – Men’s D3
The Blacks D3 move on to the Elite 8 on May 9th! The Blacks are the first club in USA history to send a 3rd side to National Playoffs!
All matches will be streamed live on USA Rugby TV.