2015 WPL Coach Search

We are currently seeking a Head Coach for the Fall WPL Season. The position would begin in mid‑August and run through the Women’s Premier League Nationals on November 13-­15, 2015. The ideal candidate is both able and committed to maintaining the club’s history of excellence and building a championship‑level team.

A full description of the job can be found here -> WPL Head Coach Job Description

To apply, please submit a coaching resume as well as a brief statement of coaching philosophy to allbluesWPL@gmail.com. The deadline for applications is June 26th, 2015.

And Suddenly, It's Summer!

After a strong ending to the DII Season, the All Blues Summer 7's Program is already up and running for the 2015 Season. This year, the team will be lead by Jake Nelson as head coach, who returns after serving as Assistant Coach for the 2014 WPL Season. Lisa Dombroski and Julie Kieu will serve as Assistant Coaches.

This season will have both competitive and social sides, first chance to watch a match locally will be the social side at the Ethos 7's tournament on Saturday, June 20th. Watch our FB page for more details about where to watch. There are also some exciting plans for additional local tournaments, so stayed tuned for the juicy details!

Interested in playing 7's? Contact us jointheallblues@gmail.com for more information.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

June Beer Bust -  Saturday, June 6th -> FB Event Details

SF Pride 2015 Fundraiser - Sunday, June 28th

Watch our FB page for more details!

 

DII is Back Baby!!

While the DII season started last week with a 20-43 loss to the San Jose Seahawks, you can bet the All Blues are ready for an exciting and hard hitting season of rugby! The first home game of the 2015 season will take place on Saturday 1/31 on Treasure Island against SFGG. If that wasn't exciting enough, the first Beer Bust of the year will follow the game at Toad Hall in San Francisco. Details of both events are on our FB page - check them out here.

The All Blues DII side will be led this season by WPL veteran Katie Chou with Lisa Dombroski as Assistant coach. Both coaches are fierce and fabulous rugby players and the team is very happy to have them on board!

Full DII Season Schedule:

1/24: @ San Jose
1/31: v. SFGG
2/7: @ Sacramento
3/7: v. Life West
3/28: v. Sacramento
4/4: @ SFGG
4/11: @ Life West
4/18: v. San Jose
4/25: NorCal DII Semis
5/2: NorCal DII Championship
5/30: National DII Quarters & Semis
6/13: National DII Championship

WPL Season Wrap-Up and Looking Ahead to 2015

After a narrow defeat by the Twin City Amazons on Friday, the All Blues beat out the Atlanta Harlequins for the #3 spot in the WPL standings on Sunday. If you watched the games live you heard some colorful commentary and saw some fantastic rugby played from both sides of the pitch. If you missed it, video of all eight Nationals matches is available from USA Rugby. Congratulations go to Captain Katie Chou who was named MVP for the All Blues. Special thanks to the All Blues Nation cheering on in Atlanta and online, your support was incredible!

Join us to celebrate the end of the WPL season at our November Beer Bust/End of Season Fest at Toad Hall on Saturday 11/15. $10 for UNLIMITED BEER from 3-7pm with jello shots and the best company you could ask for!  Check out our Facebook event for more details.

 

Looking Ahead

With the end of the WPL season the search for a DII Head Coach is officially ON! Check out the job description here and get applications in by December 1st. For more information about the position, please e-mail jointheallblues@gmail.com.

The DII season starts in February so stay tuned for updates and match schedules!