8 08, 2016

[King 5] Rugby player Ryan Carlyle credits Seattle for Olympic boost

One of the athletes who will be first to compete took a detour to Seattle on her Road to Rio. Ryan Carlyle will be one to watch starting Saturday in Womens' Rugby Sevens. Carlyle didn’t follow the normal path. She didn’t start playing rugby until college, and then worked as a marketing director for rugby [...]

19 07, 2016

[King 5] Seattle women’s rugby coach headed to Olympics

SEATTLE -- A northwest women's Rugby coach is packing her bags for Rio to represent Team USA. Emilie Bydwell, coach for the Seattle Saracens, will be a team leader as the USA launches their quest for gold on August 6. Rio will be the first ever Olympic games that include women's rugby. "This is just [...]

18 08, 2014

[ World Club 7s ] Seattle topple Harlequins in shield final

Seattle star Danny Barrett insists his side will be returning to next year's World Club 7s with the bit between their teeth after scooping up the Shield trophy at the expense of Harlequins. Barrett was among the scorers as Seattle made sure they left Twickenham with a consolation prize after failing to secure a [...]