Japan finished with a flourish in the final round of the Pacific Nations Cup on Sunday.
Fiji kept alive their hopes of winning the Pacific Nations Cup rugby tournament when they beat the United States in a comprehensive 35-10 showing in Japan on Wednesday.
Tonga bounced back from a surprise defeat to Canada with an 18-9 triumph over the United States in a Pacific Nations Cup match.
In a bruising encounter Ireland held out to down a determined United State Eagles 15-12.
USA coach Mike Tolkin is thrilled that a lot of his experienced players have returned for their game against Ireland in Houston on Saturday.
Veteran loose forward Todd Clever will lead to the United States side when they take on Ireland in Houston on Saturday.
John Moonlight scored the only try of the game as Canada beat the United States 16-9 on the opening day of the Pacific Nations Cup on Saturday.
Defending Pacific Nations Cup champions Samoa have opted out of the tournament in favour of playing in a tougher tournament in South Africa.
USA Eagles coach Mike Tolkin, who will coach the North American All Stars, has released three names of his squad that will face the Lions in April.
USA Eagles captain Todd Clever is looking forward to welcoming the Lions to Southern California for their clash against the North American All Stars in April.
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