Written by RUGBYMag Staff
Sunday, 29 May 2011 22:11
Ohio State Wins CRC Warmup
Photos by Nancy Trent and Ohio State Rugby
Ohio State won the Larrimer Cup collegiate 7s tournament this past weekend, with Nate Ebner putting in an MVP performance for the Buckeyes.
Ohio State went undefeated 5-0 to win the championship, defeating Notre Dame 26-7 in the final.
Notre Dame needed double overtime to get by Penn State in the semifinals. The two teams were tied 7-7 and Notre Dame won on kicks in the 5th round. Penn State went on to defeat Michigan for 3rd.
The tournament was named in honor of Terry Larrimer, one of the founding members of the Scioto Valley team. The proceeds from this inaugural event will benefit cancer research.
OSU 12 Notre Dame 10
Penn State 31 Michigan 7
OSU 17 Penn State 7
Notre Dame 32 Michigan 0
OSU 19 Michigan 15
Notre Dame 19 Penn State 5
OSU 17 Michigan 5
Notre Dame 7 Penn State 7 (Notre Dame won on kicks)
3rd place game
Penn State 36 Michigan 15
Ohio State 26 Notre Dame 7
In the club bracket, local team 1823 took the title.