COLUMBUS, OHIO - Crew Stadium will host the first-ever USA 7’s Rugby Collegiate Championship Invitational, a Rugby Sevens round-robin tournament which will feature 16 teams, including Ohio State and Bowling Green, from June 4-6. The USA 7’s Rugby Collegiate Championship Invitational will be broadcast live nationally on NBC on Saturday, June 5 and Sunday, June 6, from 4-6 p.m. ET, while Universal Sports will air coverage on those days from 2-4 p.m. ET.
Rugby Sevens will be an Olympic sport starting in 2016 and the Invitational offers fans a preview of the talent pool available to the U.S. Olympic team. Tickets for the Invitational will go on sale to the general public next Monday, April 12, at 10 a.m. at the Crew Stadium Box Office, all central Ohio Ticketmaster retail locations, via Ticketmaster phone at 800-745-3000 and on-line at TheCrew.com and Ticketmaster.com, following the completion of an exclusive pre-sale opportunity being extended to Crew Soccer Nation members.
For more information on Rugby Sevens visit their official website at www.usasevenscci.com