This weekend will see the culmination of the Fall season for the BC Rugby Girls’ Age-Grade competition. The final games across U14, U16 and U18 divisions will all be held on Sunday, December 3rd at the Gerald McGavin Rugby Centre at UBC. A total of six matches will take place over the course of the day with the involvement of players from over 10 clubs.
The U18 division will kick off with a consolation match between Burnited (Burnaby Lake RFC/United RFC) and a Barbarian squad compose of players form Ridge Meadows RFC, Brit Lions RFC and Capilano RFC. The third-place match in the division will be contested by Richilano (Richmond RFC/Capilano RFC) and North Vancouver Island. Finally, the division final will see Abbotsford RFC and South Vancouver Island going head to head in a bid to claim top spot in 2017.
The U16 division competitions will start with a third-place match between Bayside Sharks RFC and South Vancouver Island. This will build up to the division final where Abbotsford RFC will take on North Vancouver Island. Completing the divisional lineup, the U14 teams from Abbotsford RFC, Langley RFC and United RFC will take part in a round robin Rugby Sevens series.
The action kicks off from 11am out at the UBC Campus and with some fine sunny weather predicted, it should be a great celebration of female age-grade rugby. Let’s make sure there’s plenty of noise coming from the touchline and cheering the teams on as they battle it out in the final games of the 2017 season.
Girls’ Age-Grade Finals Schedule
U14 Sevens Round Robin – 11:00am PT
U18 Consolation – 11:00am PT
U16 Third Place – 12.30pm PT
U18 Third Place – 12.30pm PT
U16 Final – 1:45pm PT
U18 Final – 3:00pm PT