Sports Canadian women lose after last-second try by U.S. in Rugby 7s quarters

22:01  13 may  2018
22:01  13 may  2018 Source:   cbc.ca

High school athlete dies after rugby injury

  High school athlete dies after rugby injury MONTAGUE, P.E.I. - A P.E.I. high school senior has died after sustaining brain injuries during a rugby tournament. Montague Regional High School has confirmed the death of student Brodie McCarthy from a brain injury sustained during a rugby game. The school's website confirms that McCarthy did not register any brain activity after surgery to try to save his life over the weekend. The 18-year-old would have graduated in June. McCarthy, an avid Montague Regional High School has confirmed the death of student Brodie McCarthy from a brain injury sustained during a rugby game.

The Canadian women lost 24-19 against Ireland in a consolation Challenge Trophy semifinal Sunday at the women ’ s HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series She was badly missed in Kitakyushu where the team failed to reach the Cup quarter -finals for the first time. The last time we saw Landry, she was

7:55pm - Women ' s Quarter -finals. While we're on the mathematical train, the Aussie women have scored 20 tries today, equating to ,000 in Australian Rugby Foundation donations to charity. FT Score: Canada ' s women ' s sevens team moves to 2 -0 after defeating Ireland 24-12!

a man playing a game of football: Canada's Charity Williams (left), pictured Saturday, is tackled by Ireland's Amee Leigh Murphy Crowe during the Women's World Rugby Sevens Series from Langford, B.C. © Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press Canada's Charity Williams (left), pictured Saturday, is tackled by Ireland's Amee Leigh Murphy Crowe during the Women's World Rugby Sevens Series from Langford, B.C.

Canada faltered at the World Women's Rugby Sevens Series, losing to the United States 28-26 in the Cup quarter-finals, failing to advance to the semifinals in Langford, British Columbia.

Canadian Bianca Farella scored the go-ahead try with just over a minute remaining to give Canada a 26-21 lead, but the Americans scored in the dying seconds of the game to move back ahead for victory.

They made their way into the quarter-finals by going 2-1 on Saturday, including an impressive 19-17 win over Ireland.Their other win came against Spain, and their loss was to Australia.

They will now play the loser of the New Zealand vs. England match in the fifth-place semifinal at 3:48 p.m. ET.

Oleksiak wins 2nd gold at Atlanta Swim event .
Oleksiak wins 2nd gold at Atlanta Swim eventOleksiak, who is the reigning Olympic champion in the event, posted a winning time of 55.13 seconds, ahead of Americans Stanzi Moseley (56.26) and Amada Weir (56.48).

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