Saint Joseph Academy rugby, the 2016 National Champions, will head to Murfreesboro, TN this weekend to compete in the 2018 Girls High School National Invitational Rugby Championships. The tournament will be played at Middle Tennessee State University.
The Jaguars are the #5 seed in the eight-team tournament and begin play on Saturday against Kahuku High School from Hawaii. The Jaguars defeated Kahuku 19-17 in the first round of the national tournament during their title run in 2016. Last season, SJA and Kahuku met in the opening round of the national tournament with Kahuku posting a 22-0 win. The 2018 matchup will take place on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. The winner will advance to the national semifinals to be played later that day.
The entire national tournament will be streamed live for viewers on FloRugby. HERE is the information on how to purchase the live stream.
Good luck Jaguars!