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Notre Dame Wins ACRL Greenville Sevens

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The first installment of the 2015 ACRL Sevens series same to Greenville, SC on Feb. 28 as Clemson played host to Wake Forest, Louisville, Furman, South Carolina, Ohio State. Virginia Tech and Notre Dame. 

Notre Dame won all three games in their tournament pool and advanced to the finals, where they took down Virginia Tech and claimed the program’s first major tournament win.

With game time temperatures in the low 20s, the Irish defeated Wake Forest Saturday morning in a shutout 26-0 win. In the second game, the Irish squared off against a tough Ohio State side, emerging with a 17-12 victory. Notre Dame prevailed against Furman 26-5 in the third game of the day.  

Notre Dame faced Virginia Tech in an extended, 10-minutes-per-half final. Led by sophomore Pat McMahon, the Irish prevailed over their ARCL rival 24-21. 

Cup Final: Notre Dame 24 - 21 Virginia Tech Rugby

Plate Final: Ohio State 10 - 0 Clemson University Rugby

Bowl Final: South Carolina 34 - 17 Wake Forest Men's Rugby

Shield final: Furman 45 - 12 Louisville

Pool Standings

Game 12: Notre Dame 26 - 5 Furman

Game 11: Ohio State 45 - 0 Wake Forest 

Game 10: Clemson University 26 - South Carolina 17

Game 9: Virginia Tech 40 - 0 Louisville

Game 8: Notre Dame 17 - 12 Ohio State

Game 7: Wake Forest  22 - 7 Furman

Game 6: Virginia Tech 19 - South Carolina 24

Game 5: Clemson University 42 - 0 Louisville

Game 4: Ohio State 29 - 14 Furman

Game 3: Wake Forest  0 - 26 Notre Dame

Game 2: Louisville 5 - 31 South Carolina

Game 1: Clemson University 5 - 20 Virginia Tec

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