The Women’s Spring Division II field shrunk from 16 teams to just four after four Regional Playoffs eliminated 12 teams from the competition. Humboldt State, Salisbury University, University of Southern California, and Tulane University each won two games over the weekend, qualifying themselves for the April 23-24 Spring Championship.
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Underage Round-Up: Limerick's qualification for the Under-19 Champions Knockout Phase was the highlight for the club's underage sides on a weekend which saw a long unbeaten run come to an end. Weekend Review: http://www.limerickfc.ie/weekend-underage-round-up-under-19s-qualification-the-highlight
It is not just the fight that you don’t want to miss this weekend, with the Eagles and the Rabbitohs go head-to-head in Gosford on Friday night. After defeating Manly twice in the regular season last year, and since I come from a qualifying final victory on the storm, it was widely expected that the Rabbitohs finally their first final since 1971 will cross by Manly in the defeat at the moment.
Scotland: The Scots were top of Pool.B since the beginning of the tournament, but have since been trailing behind South Africa and are in fact in danger of not making it to the quarter-finals at all. Their game in hand against Samoa will determine their fate - as well as Japanese performance against the USA, as the Japanese trail Scotland by just 2 points. This weekend should prove thrilling for the Pool.B hopefuls.
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SPORTS EVENTS. Professional teams from England, France, Ireland, Italy, Scotland, and Wales compete with each country having their own qualification criteria. The cup is contested annually, with 24 teams split into six pools.