Junior Rugby

Crusader Callum Tan plays on winning Overseas Lions team in Hong Kong’s New Year’s Day Youth Rugby Tournament

Canada’s Callum Tam takes a liking to Hong Kong rugby in 50th New Year’s Day tournament The 17-year-old shines on his first ever trip to the city as the Overseas Lions take the boys match and the Dragons prevail in the girls. See full article at:     

The 2016 U15/16-boys season comes to an end “in-style” – with a win at the Rugby-Ontario 7’s Championship

In the cool and dewy morning-conditions of November 5th, the Crusaders U16-7’s-team were not at their “best” for their opening game vs Toronto-Nomads. Several ball-handling errors and players becoming isolated, allowed the Nomads team to capitalize, with some well-worked opportunistic scores. The Cru managed a couple of hard-earned tries late-on, but finished on the wrong-side…

U16 Boys are crowned TRU-7’s Champions

A cold and damp day at Fletcher’s was insufficient to quell the Crusaders U16-boys enthusiasm for the abridged format of the game.  The third weekend of the 3-week series, saw Crusaders finish in #1-spot in the pool stage, with comprehensive wins over Toronto-Scottish, Mississauga-Blues and Oshawa-Vikings – to make it a “perfect” total of 11-wins…

Cru U14s at TRU 7s Final

On a cold wet Sunday morning the two Cru U14 sevens teams return to Fletcher’s Fields for the final weekend of the 3 weekend series. Going into Sunday the Cru teams were placed first and second in the pool play with a final pool game before the championship playoffs. The Lancers started the day with a…

U14 Boys make a solid start to the Toronto 7s Series

Lancers win 3-0, Knights 1-1-1Sunday 2nd was the opening weekend for the Toronto Sevens Series tournament. With a strong squad of junior and senior players, the U14 Boys entered two teams into this event. The Lancers are playing more fluid and connected sevens, dominating the opposition and comfortably winning all three games: 39-5 against Toronto City, with tries…

Crusaders U16-boys – Success at the TIRF 7’s tournament

September-25 saw the U16-boys compete in the TIRF 7’s tournament at Sunnybrook park. The games in the pool stages proved tough battles for the Crusaders team, who were initially a little too-casual in the tackle, and allowed the Aurora-Barbarians team to pull out an early-lead in their first-round game, but a stiffening-of-the-resolve gave opportunities to…

Juniors “End-of Season-Celebration Day”

The Juniors “End-of Season-Celebration Day” on Saturday Oct-1 is aimed at all our junior playing section (i.e. U14/U16/U18 Boys and Girls). Crusaders have had an extremely successful year across the whole of the junior program – both in participation-numbers, in representation at the provincial and national level, and in the various leagues and competitions with…