Junior Rugby

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…

U14 Boys – Finalists at the Q-META Sevens

U14 Boys dominate and win their pool and advancing through to the cup final… Saturday 17th was a dismally wet day with heavy rain starting just as we started warming up for our first game at the Q-META Cup Sevens tournament in Brantford. With a strong squad the U14 boys spirits and enthusiasm were high for…

Crusaders U14 Lancers bring home the Cup

Cru Lancers win the U14 Premiership League and the Provincial Championship.On Sunday 28th August 2016, the U14 Lancers took on league rivals Brantford for the Ontario Provincial Championship game. In our league games, both teams had won their home games against each other. The two team are at the top of the league tables and…