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2020 WPL Season Officially Postponed

The 2020 WPL season had been scheduled to kick off the weekend of August 29th, 2020, but the league's representatives held a vote and have decided to postpone in the interest of health and safety of the players and their families. More discussions will now be held...

WPL Statement on COVID-19

In today’s changing landscape under the COVID-19 crisis, it is no secret that many of the things we love are not available to us, and that includes the game of rugby. Our hearts go out to all of our fellow ruggers whose seasons’ have been cut short, canceled, or...

WPL CHAMPIONSHIP RECAP: DAY 3

2019 Women's Premier League Champions are crowned, as the Glendale Merlins steal the show CHRIS TURNER  •  NOVEMBER 4, 2019 • Glendale, CO In the final day of the Women’s Premier...

WPL CHAMPIONSHIP RECAP: DAY 1

CHRIS TURNER  •  NOVEMBER 2, 2019  • Glendale, CO This exciting weekend, of the United State’s best in women’s rugby, began with lot’s of snow and windy temperatures blowing through the town of Glendale. The nation’s best begin the annual competition in pursuant of...

WPL 2019 CHAMPIONSHIP PREVIEW

CHRIS TURNER  •  OCTOBER 31, 2019  • Glendale, CO The Women’s Premier League Championship weekend is finally upon us.  With a grueling 2019 regular season campaign in the rear view mirror, the upcoming jam-packed weekend will be the battle grounds for...

WPL ROUND-UP WEEK 10

The Women’s Premier League (WPL) has concluded its regular season, and now the entire 10-team field will head to Glendale, Colo., for the two-day national championship, Friday, Nov. 1 and Sunday, Nov. 3. It was winner-take-all for New...

WPL ROUND-UP WEEK 9

The Women’s Premier League resumed after a competition-wide bye, allowing squads to recuperate and focus on their Week 9 opponents. Heading into last weekend, there were three teams still in contention for the East Conference’s second seed to the...

WPL ROUND-UP WEEK 8

Week eight of the Women’s Premier League (WPL) saw three teams clinch semifinal berths to the national championship (Nov. 1-3, Glendale, Colo.). Life West and Glendale will represent the West Conference in the trophy bracket, while East...

WPL ROUND-UP WEEK 7

Week 7 of the Women’s Premier League produced two single-digit decisions, keeping the standings close and the pressure intense for the remainder of the regular season. Just one point separated Life West (5-1) and Berkeley (3-3) in the Bay...

WPL ROUND-UP WEEK 6

Week Six of the Women’s Premier League (WPL) marked the first round of rematches, and three of the teams that took defeat in round one won on the weekend. The weekend began in San Francisco, and the Glendale vs. Life West match set a...