Saratoga Cup Finals
Date: October 1 - 2, 2011Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
McNicol Rugby Oval, Penticton
Penticton, BC: The Trail Colonials, Williams Lake Rustlers, Kats RFC and
Vernon Jackals will battle for the coveted Saratoga Cup this weekend in
The provincial championship is contested for
annually by teams in the British Columbia Rugby Union that only have one
The current title holders Prince George Gnats RFC
did not qualify for the 2011 championship and the Northern BC region
will instead be represented by the Williams Lake Rustlers. The Rustlers
face Okanagan Rugby Union qualifiers Vernon on Saturday in the
semifinals at 3:00pm.
The 1:00pm semifinal pits the Kats out of
Vancouver against Kootenays qualifier Trail Colonials RFC. The Kats last
lifted the Saratoga Cup in 2009 after defeating the "World Famous"
Penticton Harlequins 36-17.
All matches will be played at the McNicol Rugby Oval in Penticton.
Saturday, Oct. 1st - McNicol Rugby Oval
1:00pm - SEMI FINAL Kats RFC vs Trail
3:00pm - SEMI FINAL Williams Lake vs Vernon
Sunday, Oct. 2nd - McNicol Rugby Oval
10:00am - Third place 2011 Saratoga Cup Consolation Final
12:00pm - Saratoga Cup Championship