State of the Race: MLR’s Eastern Conference – Round 16

In The Playoffs

1. (x)New England Free Jacks

Remaining Schedule: v. NOLA, v. NY

In Control

2. Rugby ATL

Remaining Schedule: v. TOR, v. NOLA

3. Rugby New York

Remaining Schedule: @ DC, @ NE

Fading Fast

4. Toronto Arrows

Remaining Schedule: @ ATL, v. DC

Eliminated

5. NOLA Gold

Remaining Schedule: @ NE, @ ATL

6. Old Glory DC

Remaining Schedule: v. NY, @ TOR

Key

x -> Clinched Playoff Spot

y -> Clinched Home Playoff Game

z -> Clinched Home Field Advantage Throughout Conference Playoffs

* -> Clinched Home Field Advantage Throughout Championship Series

Clinching Scenerios

  • New England will clinch a home playoff game with one of the following:
    • a win or draw or two bonus point loss
    • a loss or draw by either of New York or Atlanta
    • a bonus point loss and a win with no bonus point by either New York or Atlanta
  • New England can clinch the top seed in the East with any of the following:
    • a win or draw
    • a loss or draw by both of New York and Atlanta
    • a bonus point loss and a win with no bonus point by both New York and Atlanta
  • New England can clinch home field advantage throughout the MLR Championship Series with any of the following:
    • a win
    • losses by LA, Austin, and Houston
    • a draw and draws or losses by LA, Austin, and Houston
    • a bonus point loss and bonus point draws or losses by LA, Austin, and Houston
  • Rugby New York can clinch a playoff spot with any of the following:
    • a win
    • a Toronto loss
    • a draw and a Toronto draw
    • a bonus point draw and a Toronto loss with 0 or 1 bonus points
  • Rugby ATL can clinch a playoff spot with any of the following:
    • a win or draw
    • a bonus point draw

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s