WPL Embraces Professional Referee Model

WPL Embraces Professional Referee Model

The 10th season of the Women’s Premier League (WPL) will kick off in two weeks, and this year’s competition will enjoy an upgrade in terms of the officiating process. Modeled after Major League Rugby (MLR), the WPL has instituted a professional referee model geared at...
Rugged Rugby Tour Stages WPL All-Star Game

Rugged Rugby Tour Stages WPL All-Star Game

The Women’s Premier League (WPL) All-Star Game is back on July 28, but this year’s East vs. West showdown is being developed into more of an event. Entertainment company Rugged Rugby Tour is producing a festival that begins with the tailgate, peaks inside the...
The Journey To Three

The Journey To Three

After winning the first two Women’s Premier League (WPL) titles in 2009 and 2010, New York spent the following four seasons in the fifth-place bracket, slipping a place each year. In 2014, New York was winless and finished eighth overall. But even then, the pieces...
2017 WPL Championships – Day 2

2017 WPL Championships – Day 2

New York is the first team to win three Women’s Premier League (WPL) championships, earning the ninth title with a 27-26 victory over Glendale Sunday. Both of New York’s wins in Tucson, Ariz., needed a come-from-behind effort, making the 2017 trophy an...
2017 WPL Championships – Day 1

2017 WPL Championships – Day 1

The Women’s Premier League (WPL) has concluded day one of the national championships in Tucson, Ariz. The title will be awarded to either New York or Glendale, while Berkeley and ORSU look to top the 5th place bracket. The championships resume within Kino Sports...