Richmond came from behind on the last play of the game to eke out a 33-28 victory over Philly Whitemarsh. PW's defense shut down Richmond for 40 minutes during what started as a see-saw contest, but two late tries by the Lions were the difference in a disappointing defeat for PW.
The PWRFC is practicing on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Heuser Park through Nov. 12: 7:30 arrival, 7:45 warm-ups, 9:30 end. Heuser Park is located on Geerdes Blvd. in King of Prussia. Bring boots and rugby shorts.
After an originally scheduled game with Buffalo was cancelled, PW traveled an hour west to take on the Lancaster Roses in a preseason match. The game resulted in a lopsided 34-3 victory for the Philly boys, who logged six tries.
We will be holding a team-vote in the next couple of weeks to elect captains for the upcoming 2015-16 season. We will be accepting nominations this week (you can nominate yourself too) and will hold a vote sometime the week after.
Please see below for schedule of our games at this weekends Philadelphia 10s Tournament.. After the first round of pool play, the top two teams from each division (of 3) will advance to a 6 team playoff. The top two overall point scorers will get byes.