*** 2017 Atlantic Sectional ***

The USQRA is looking for sponsors for the 2017-2018 Season

Please contact the 2nd Vice-President for information about becoming a sponsor


posted 9/8/16 - 8:45 am

Basic Information

Date 3 Mar 2017 - 5 Mar 2017 Event Director Tricia Nelson
Location South Regional Technology and Recreation Complex Phone 8156031272
Description 8 Team Atlantic Sectionals Official Website Click Here

Additional Information

Registration – Contact Tricia Nelson at patricia.e.nelson@medstar.net or 8156031272 to confirm your team’s spot in the tournament as soon as possible. Send your team roster with logo to patricia.e.nelson@medstar.net. Please review the USQRA Rules & Bylaws regarding player and team eligibility. There is no registration fee, however, we gladly accept donations! Please click “Make an Online Gift”, select your amount, and select “Sports Program Fund” to donate to the tournament.

Transportation – DCA is the preferred airport. Transportation will be provided to and from DCA and BWI airports ONLY. Send the attached transportation information to patricia.e.nelson@medstar.net as soon as possible. WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCOMMODATE FROM DULLES AIRPORT.

Playing Site – Competition will take place at the South Regional Technology and Recreation Complex. Games will be played on two full size hardwood courts. The Punishers will transport your equipment from the airport directly to the gym. Games start on Friday morning and end Sunday afternoon.

South Regional Technology and Recreation Complex
7007 Bock Road Fort Washington, MD 20744
(301) 749-4161

Host Hotel – The host hotel is the Comfort Inn, 2 miles from the gym. Transportation will be provided to/from the host hotel ONLY. Comfort Inn 6363 Oxon Hill Road Oxon Hill, MD 20745 301-839-0001 $98 plus tax - Includes breakfast Deadline to reserve rooms is February 20th Check in March 2nd//Check out March 5th There is a mix of king rooms and double beds – if you don’t need a double bed, please book a king room

Block Name: Wheelchair Rugby Sectionals

Contact the tournament director at patricia.e.nelson@medstar.net for more information.

Tricia Nelson, CTRS, CDSS
Inpatient Senior Recreation Therapist
Spinal Cord Injury Unit
Punishers Quad Rugby Coach
Medstar National Rehabilitation Hospital
102 Irving Street NW Washington DC 20010

2017 Sectionals Schedule.pdf2.54 MB
Sectionals 2017 TeamTransport.xls51 KB
Sectionals 2017 SchedulePicture.png200.32 KB


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Pool A Pool B
1 MedStar NRH Punishers 2 Shepherd Smash
3 Brooks Bandits 4 Tampa Generals
6 NEP Wildcats 5 Magee Eagles
8 Maryland Mayhem 7 Raleigh Sidewinders


10:30AM Shepherd Smash VS Raleigh Sidewinders Tampa Generals VS Magee Eagles
12:00PM MedStar NRH Punishers VS Maryland Mayhem Brooks Bandits VS NEP Wildcats
1:30PM Tampa Generals VS Raleigh Sidewinders Shepherd Smash VS Magee Eagles
3:00PM Brooks Bandits VS Maryland Mayhem MedStar NRH Punishers VS NEP Wildcats


9:00AM NEP Wildcats VS Maryland Mayhem Magee Eagles VS Raleigh Sidewinders
10:30AM MedStar NRH Punishers VS Brooks Bandits Shepherd Smash VS Tampa Generals
1:00PM 1st Pool A VS 4th Pool B (GAME 1) 1st Pool B VS 4th Pool A (GAME 2)
2:30PM 2nd Pool A VS 3rd Pool B (GAME 3) 2nd pool B VS 3rd Pool A (GAME 4)


9:00AM Loser G1 VS Loser G4 (GAME 5) Loser G2 VS Loser G3 (GAME 6)
10:30AM Winner G1 VS Winner G4 (GAME 7) Winner G2 VS Winner G3 (GAME 8)
12:00PM Winner G5 VS Winner G6 Loser G5 VS Loser G6
1:30PM Winner G7 VS Winner G8 Loser G7 VS Loser G8