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Newsletter 4-10-14

by FYRU Secretary on April 10, 2014

HPP & Juice Select Sides 

High Performance Program 
HPP Rescheduled, both the NORTH and the SOUTH practices have been RESCHEDULED to Sunday April 27th from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM.  Location information and field addresses will be posted.

For those interested in the HPP program, please contact Evan Haigh, at evan.haigh15@gmail.com

Florida Juice 
The Juice will be holding their third and final Tryout and Training Camp on Sunday May 4th in Okeechobee again. Those interested in hearing more about the Juice program please contact Juice Director of Rugby, Chris Oosthuizen at chrisoosty@gmail.com. 

 

Playoffs & The State Championship 

This year we are excited that the High School Boys State Championships will be held in Sebastian River on Saturday, May 17th. Our vision is to turn the State Championships into an event rather than just a single game. This is the start of this process and we are excited to partner with Indian River Rugby Club to host this years event.

Combined with this years event will be a Boys & Girls High Performance Program Practice, 7s Coach Education and the May Madness 7s Tournament. We are hoping to provide a highly memorable experience for everyone involved.Playoffs & State Championship Information:

  • Saturday May 3rd – Quarter Finals – (Top two teams receive a bye) 
  • Saturday May 10th – Semi Finals 
  • Saturday May 17th – Florida High School State Championship – Sebastian River

Around the Leagues
Ron Suarez, FYRU Secretary 

High School Boys 
One week of matches is all that is left for the HS Boys. April 25th will be the last of the scheduled season matches before the playoff round starts. Six teams being made up of the top two in each division will move on to the playoffs. The top two get a bye weekend, with the next four battling it out in the quarter-final round.

All 6 top teams have already solidified a place in the playoffs, the last round will just determine the 1-6 rankings. The North division has been clinched by Orlando and Daytona. The South Division by Miami and Naples. The Central Division by Weston and Trojans.

High School Girls
Congratulations to the Girl’s High School teams for finishing a great 2014 season! The girls’ teams gathered in Boca Raton on Saturday April 5th for the last regular season game day.Naples A and Sebastian River A played two 10s matches and Boca, Jupiter, Naples B, and Sebastian River B played in a Jamboree style in the 7s format. There were eight matches played throughout the day and a pizza social was held on the sideline after the last match. Many players stayed to watch the Men’s semi-final match which kicked off immediately after.

 

Boys High School Results
April 5th
Orlando 20-17 Daytona
Weston 66-24 Boca
Naples 15-0* Mavericks (forfeit)
Miami 27-14 Gibbons
Trojans 33-24 Riviera

Boys High School Standings 

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Newsletter 3-27-14

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FYRU Newsletter/Update

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