SARANAC LAKE -The 38th annual Can-Am Rugby Tournament kicked into full swing Friday with the Old Boys division taking center stage on the fields of Saranac Lake.
Action resumes Saturday with the Men's Premier Division, Men's Club Division, Men's Social Division and Women's Division tournaments taking place in Saranac Lake and Lake Placid. Teams from all divisions are battling for spots in Sunday's championship games, which will be played on the Bloomingdale Fire Department field.
Sunday's events in Bloomingdale will also feature two exhibition matches. The USA Tournament Selects will take on the Canada Tournament Selects in a men's 7s game at 3 p.m., followed by the second USA vs. Canada collegiate women's match.
Eric Bennett of the Mountaineers Old Boys looks to break free during Friday’s game against the Beach Hawaiians at Petrova Middle School in Saranac Lake. The Beach Hawaiians won the Over-45 Division match 32-7 on the first full day of the 38th annual Can-Am Rugby Tournament. The Premier, Club, Social and Women’s divisions take the fields today with games in Saranac Lake and Lake Placid.
(Enterprise photo — Morgan Ryan)
The following are results from Friday's matches:
Mystic River Hombres 7, Wild Oats 0
Fathers and Sons 33, Pequea Exiles 0
Virginia Cardinals 12, Mystic River Hombres 0
Fathers and Sons 9, Blackthorn 3
Virginia Cardinals 19, Wild Oats 0
Pequea Exiles 17, Blackthorn 10
Connecticut Grays 20, WARTS 7
Green Mountain Geezers 17, Albany Knicks 5
Ottawa Senators 7, Commissioners of Fun Touring Side 0
Beach Hawaiians 32, Mountaineers (MOB) 7
Connecticut Grays 24, Green Mountain Geezers 12
Ottawa Senators 27, Beach Hawaiians 7
WARTS 40, Albany Knicks 5
Commissioners of Fun Touring Side 27, Mountaineers (MOB) 5
Penn State Alumni 10, Potomac Athletic Club 10
Blackthorn 20, Syracuse Old Boys 12
Amoskeag Reds 17, Baltimore Chesapeake 7
Brockport Doggies 20, Potomac Athletic Club 0
Schenectady Reds 27, Syracuse Old Boys 8
White Plains Classix 54, Baltimore Chesapeake 0
Brockport Doggies 31, Penn State Alumni 3
Blackthorn 22, Schenectady Reds 2
White Plains Classix 17, Amoskeag 11