About Match

Des Moines Rugby traveled to Wayne, Nebraska over the weekend and left the pitch as tournament champions. The team once again traveled with some newer players, but the experience from the last few tournament matches is beginning to show as the team went 3-1 on the weekend.




Match 1: Des Moines vs. Sioux Falls, Full-time score: 10-20*

Tries: Tille, Pfrimmer

Conversions: N/A

*35-minute full-time match


Match 2: Des Moines vs. Sunday Morning Rugby Club, Full-time score: 31-20

Tries: Cortez (2), Hoveland, Simpson (2)

Conversions: Berg (3)


Match 3: Des Moines vs. Wyoming, Forfeit win

Tries: N/A

Conversions: N/A


Match 4 (Championship): Des Moines vs. Wayne State Alumni, Full-time score: 10-0

Tries: Rotza

Conversions: Berg

Penalty: Berg

Cards: Rotza (yellow)


Men of the Tournament: Jess Pfrimmer and Ethan Berg


Up Next


Des Moines prepares to take on the St. Paul Pigs at home on 4/16/16. Check out the match info and practice schedule for more information.


Images courtesy of Mariah Young and Evan Sunde

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