The Drexel Men's Rugby team will be competing in the Collegiate Rugby Championship, a two-day tournament with 47 matches in a round robin format. The tournament will start with pool play on Friday, May 30 & Saturday, May 31 with the knock out rounds & finals on Sunday, June 1.
What is 7s? 7s is a fast paced, high scoring and physical sport. Played with 7 players on each team, on a field 50% larger than an American football field, and over a 20-minute match.
The 2014 Collegiate Rugby Championship will take place on Saturday, May 31 - Sunday, June 1 at PPL Park, the home of the Philadelphia Union (MLS)
Friday, May 30 - 5:20 p.m. - Drexel vs. Maryland
Saturday, May 31 - 11:40 a.m. - Drexel vs. Cal
Saturday, May 31 - 6:04 p.m. - Drexel vs. Temple
Tickets are FREE for Drexel students, faculty, & staff (while supplies last). To get a ticket, stop by the Club Sports Office in the Recreation Center, weekdays between 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. You must pick up your ticket by Thursday, May 29 and tickets are good for Saturday's matches.
We are provided FREE shuttle service down to PPL Park on Saturday, May 31. The Drexel Shuttle will leave from 33rd & Market Streets.
Shuttle Times on Saturday, May 31:
9:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m.
Final Departure from PPL Park, returning to Drexel, is at 7:00 p.m.
Live national broadcast by NBC Sports, NBC Sportsnet, & NBC Universal
There will be a Pep Rally on Wednesday, May 21 from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. at 33rd & Market Streets! Meet the players & mascots and enjoy free food!