NAHS, NAI 7s Ready To Rock In Salt Lake

NAI 7s In The Huddle

Over 70 teams are slated to compete in the North American Invitational 7s August 2-3, with four fields set to be LIVE on FloRugby.

The tournament, held at the Regional Athletic Complex in Salt Lake City, UT, is part of the North American HS 7s series, but also includes seven other brackets.

Watch The NAHS 7s Boys And Girls LIVE August 2-3 on FloRugby

Watch The NAI 7s Boys And Girls Brackets LIVE August 2-3 on FloRugby

NAHS Series

The NAHS season will finish off with this tournament, with teams playing a short series garnering points based on their performances. Teams have to commit to the series to score points.

Right now Atlantis leads the pack among the boys, with Eagle Impact Rugby Academy, and the much-improved USA Rugby South right behind.

Among the Girls, Atlantis leads also, with Upright Rugby and Utah Rugby Academy following.

All of those teams will be in action in August. The NAHS Boys bracket will feature ten teams: Canadian Misfits, Utah Rugby Academy, Atlantis, Kahuku, USA South, EIRA, Rock Rugby, Rebel Rugby, and the Bobcats out of Arizona.

Last year, Atlantis entered two teams and found itself shocked as the younger, less experienced Atlantis squad upset the older Atlantis team in the quarterfinals. The Misfits went on to win.

In the NAHS Girls bracket, six teams are slated: Utah Rugby Academy, Atlantis, Kahuku, Rock Rugby, Rebel Rugby, and Upright Rugby.

Last year, Atlantis was dominant and defeated the Oregon Redhawks in the final 31-0.

null


But That's Not All

Seven other brackets are in action. There's a Men's U20 bracket that has as many as five teams involved, and full U18 Boys, U16 Boys, and U18 Girls brackets, each with 12 teams expected. 

"We are getting teams from farther afield," said tournament director Michael Cressler. And that is true as PUNAAUIA out of Tahiti will be in the Boys U18 event, and a team from France expected, as well.

These brackets will feature some select sides and some teams bringing in players from a single HS club or high school team, such as 2019 HS Single-School runners-up Herriman.


The Maui Warriors team out of Hawaii is one group that is looking to broaden its rugby horizons, while the Rugby Texas HP girls team is a new project.

Perhaps the biggest growth bracket is U14 girls, which sees six teams: Belmont Shore, Rugby Texas, Rhinos Rugby Academy, Drayton Valley, East HS, Bobcats

NAI 7s Trap Team: Arizona Bobcats

null

Unlock this video, live events, and more with a subscription!

Get Started

Already a subscriber? Log In

The Arizona Bobcats are the ultimate trap team at NAI 7s.

Who Makes The USA World Cup Squad? The Forwards

Joe Taufetee: Tries Record Is Nice But ...

As the USA Men's 15s team gets ready for the Pacific Nations Cup, there's a thought trickling through everyone's mind—the 2019 Men's Rugby World Cup.

11 Women Club 7s Qualifiers Decided

Scion To Women Premier Final

We're a huge step closer to knowing the entire 16-team field for the USA Rugby Women's Club 7s Championships after this weekend's action.

Ten Men's Club 7s Qualifiers Finalized

The USA Rugby Club 7s National Championship field is almost full after a rousing weekend of qualifier action around the nation.

It's Down To This: Club 7s Qualifiers Climactic Weekend

Dolan: We Finished That Bad Boy

Just three weekends away from Club 7s nationals and many of the contenders are separating themselves from the pack.

Under The Radar But On Top Of Northeast: Mystic River

How Close Did Mystic Come To a 15s 7s Double?

Unlock this video, live events, and more with a subscription!

Get Started

Already a subscriber? Log In

It's a little weird to say that a rugby team based in Boston flies under the radar—the city is no shrinking violet—but that is what has happened in club rugby.

Officials Named For 2019 Rugby World Cup

Get To Know Legendary Referee Nigel Owens

Unlock this video, live events, and more with a subscription!

Get Started

Already a subscriber? Log In

With the Rugby World Cup just around the corner, World Rugby has announced the match official appointments for the 40 matches that comprise the tournament’s pool stage. 

Team By Team Preview Ahead Of The Rugby Championship

Slipper, Kudirani Look To Springbok Text

It's been just two weeks since the grand finale of the Super Rugby campaign, but already The Rugby Championship is here and the finest teams of the Southern Hemisphere are ready to sort out who's the best of the best. 

NAV 7s Shoots Up In Rankings

National Athlete Village Sevens is up near the top of the FloRugby Men's Club 7s rankings thanks to some solid results, and a wide-ranging partnership that is only just beginning.

Springboks Choose Eight Black Players In Team For First Time

South Africa will field eight black players in a starting XV for the first time when they face Australia Saturday in the opening round of the 2019 Rugby Championship in Johannesburg.