The top levels of collegiate and high school rugby once again return to Rio Tinto Stadium on Saturday, May 19 as the USA Rugby National Championships will be held for its second consecutive year at the Sandy venue, considered Utah’s “Home of Rugby” since 2009.
Elite college and high school teams from across the country are set to compete as championship matches will take place in the High School Club, High School, College Division II, Division 1-AA and D1-A competitions.
In the Boys High School division, Snow Canyon will represent the Beehive State. Two clubs from Utah will also vie for bragging rights in the High School Club Bracket: United and TRYBE. The Utah Valley University Rugby team will complete in the Men’s Division II College championship while Division 1-A’s BYU Cougars compete this Saturday against Life University for a spot in the finals. More info on all the Championships can be found at usarugby.org.
Tickets are now available for the Rugby Championships and can be purchased online at www.RioTintoStadium.com or in person at the Rio Tinto Stadium Box Office. Tickets start at $17 and increase depending on seat location to $27. Friday’s action is open to the public and no tickets are needed.
Date: May 19, 2012
Time: All Day
Address: 9256 S. State, Sandy, 84070
Where: Rio Tinto Stadium