The fall regular-season competiton has wrapped up this weekend for the men's collegiate Division 2 league in our region - the WIIL Rugby Conference.
What an exciting final weekend of the regular season. UW-Whitewater and Illinois State clinched the tops seeds in their divisions, and UIC had a thrilling 41-39 victory over DePaul to clinch the 4th and final seed in the South. We now begin the conference playoffs with the Quarterfinal round on October 29th. Here are the scores from this past weekend and the schedule for the upcoming matches.
UW-Whitewater 56, Northern Michigan 24
UW-Stout 54, UW-Platteville 34
UIC 41, DePaul 39
Illinois State 49, Northern Iowa 5
Loyola 28, Illinois Wesleyan 0 (forfeit)
UW-Milwaukee 28, Marquette 0 (forfeit)
Illinois State (S1) vs. UW-Stout (N4)
Northern Iowa (S2) vs. Northern Michigan (N3)
UW-Whitewater (N1) vs. UIC (S4)
UW-Milwaukee (N2) vs. Loyola (S3)
For full standings and scores, please check out this page on the WRFU website.