Following are the more interesting bits that were accomplished (full minutes will be submitted to the Board and then distributed):
Metropolis’ proposal to play a side in the D3 League was accepted. The Union VP will check with the Midwest to determine if Metropolis will be eligible for D3 play-offs. It has been our understanding the the Midwest does not allow teams playing in multiple divisions to play for the Midwest Championship. It’s also clear that this is not a prohibition of USA Rugby (editor’s note — I believe the Midwest is the only Territorial to have (or have had) such a restrictive and incredibly short sighted prohibition).
The budget was approved as presented although there was spirited discussion throughout the meeting about the $10 player fees. The concerns were mostly about how the money was being spent.
The answer was it mostly went toward training new coaches, with an … READ MORE...