“The Jets have an impressive local development program, they are fortunate to see their investment pay off with numerous players playing rugby at an impressive level now. I have witnessed their junior players rise, they will be hard to beat on Saturday,” shared Jake Letts of Philippine Rugby
Eight teams across two pools in the Men’s division will play a total of 19 matches; the winner of each pool to be promoted straight to the Gold Medal match. The Jets have drawn the Makati Chiefs, Albany Bulkans and the Bulacan Bombers in Pool A. Pool B will see the Santos Knight Frank Mavericks, Eagles RFC, La Liga and Subic Sharks play on the opposite side of the draw.
The 2018 Globe Sevens Series will feature 3 Festivals for the National Development Division. The Jets went undefeated in the first round and are looking to make it a clean sweep across all legs.
The National Squad, the Globe Philippine Volcanoes will also be in attendance to see the future talent play. The national team currently prepares for the second round of the 2018 Asia Sevens Series at the same venue.
“It’s going to be a great day for Philippine Rugby; you have our local development players showcasing their skill in front of not only national selectors but also possibly their future teammates. Our National players will be volunteering on the day also, offering insight and advice to help inspire the next generation” Letts shared
Round 2 of the National Development Series will kick off at 9:00am at Southern Plains, Calamba.
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