Central Washington University opened their D1-A schedule with a 39-5
victory over UC Davis Saturday in Ellensburg, Wash.
The Wildcats dominated field position throughout the 1st half and applied
pressure to the Davis set piece. But while CWU was solid in constructing
their offense, they actually scored their first try off an interception –
Alex Reher going the distance for the... Read More
The St. Mary’s rugby team laid down a marker Saturday with a 69-3
shellacking of a very solid Cal Poly team.
The Gaels scored 13 tries from nine different players, and seemed to be
clicking in all aspects of play despite being with several top-level
starters, some of whom are not coming back.
Hooker and captain Andrew Cook was the redoubtable leader for St. Mary’s,
and one of a... Read More
Paced by tries from Mitchell Fargher and league-leading try-scorer Nate
Kimmel, Oregon State University moved to 4-0 in the Northwest Collegiate
Rugby Conference with a 17-12 defeat of Eastern Washington.
Eastern drops to 1-2-1 but gains a point for a close loss, while Oregon
State remains undefeated, and really only has to be concerned with
University of British Columbia... Read More
The University of Maryland recorded their first victory of the Atlantic
Coast Rugby League, beating Clemson 26-17 on Saturday.
Flyhalf Matias Cima slotted three penalty goals in the first half, and
those kicks proved to be the difference in a competitive match.
"Going into the game I had a little bit of trepidation because we hadn't
played a full-length game and hadn't played... Read More
The DI-AA schedule is considerably lighter this weekend, with several
schools, and the entire Southeastern conference, beginning spring break.
But there are still plenty of important matches across the country.
In the South Independent, UCF will try to knock off undefeated-in-league
Florida State. The Golden Knights scored some revenge last week, beating
South Florida, and need... Read More
Cal Poly, fresh off a 22-20
win over Cal just over a week ago, travels to Moraga, Calif. Saturday to
face another top-ranked opponent in St. Mary’s. Currently ranked fourth in
the nation, St. Mary’s is coming off a 76-19 win over UCLA last
Although the win against the Bears was a memorable one, Mustangs captain
David Schaefer knows it is not a time to get carried away... Read More
surprise team of the West, Arizona State, takes on Wyoming, who Sun Devils
coach Gary Lane thinks could be this year’s dark horse, Saturday at 7pm MT
in Tempe, Arizona.
“Wyoming, we believe, are going to be the surprise team of our league. Last
year they were a big, physical team. They were missing a few bits and
pieces, a few components last year, but that was... Read More
It’s Air Force’s turn to take on seemingly invincible BYU Saturday
1pm MT in Provo, Utah. The Cougars have mauled every opponent so far this
season – Central Washington, Washington, Old Puget Sound Beach, Penn State,
Missouri, the Denver Barbarians and Arizona State.
If the Zoomies come within 40 points of BYU, they’ll have given the Cougars
the closest game against a college... Read More
The Bowling Green rugby family is mourning the loss of three friends,
Christina Goyett, 19, Rebekah Blakkolb, 20, and Sarah Hammond, 21, who were
killed in an automobile accident Friday March, 2nd.
The three girls were sisters in the Alpha Xi Delta sorority at Bowling
Green, which has a close relationship with the rugby team.
11 members of Alpha Xi Delta were caravanning... Read More
Sierra College is back at it – winning. The two-year school has done a
whole lot of that the last couple of years. The Wolverines made it all the
way to the National semifinals last year, where it fell to eventual
National Champs UW-Whitewater 29-20.
Last year was Sierra’s first in the USA Rugby National Playoffs, and its
appearance in the semifinals was the first for any two-... Read More