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
The latest rankings of the D1-A men's college teams.
the D1-A teams are back in action now and gives RUGBYMag.com a chance to
re-evaluate our preseason rankings.
Unbeaten and, really, untouched,
BYU stays firm at #1, with Arkansas State, Life and St. Mary’s all secure
in the next three spots. St. Mary’s could have bumped up one or two places,
but in the end, ASU... Read More
Maybe we have put too much stock in the game; if we have, then the rankings
will certainly self-correct.
However, right now a victory is a victory, and Cal Poly
defeated Cal 22-20 on Saturday. Cal, while not in D1-A anymore, is still
regarded as probably the best, and no worse than #2, team in the country
Sure the Bears ran on not their strongest side, but Cal... Read More
Colorado overcame some lapses of discipline to beat rival Colorado
State 48-20 Saturday at Infinity Park in Glendale, Colo.
The Buffs led 15-8 at halftime, but lost two players just before heading
into the training room for intermission. The first was Charlie Barkmeier,
who was yellow-carded for an off-the-ruck punch, and the second was Jeff
Tarshis, who was ejected for kicking... Read More
scored its first DI-A win of the season Saturday, beating Notre Dame 29-22
in Norman, Okla.
The Sooners had their chances to separate from the Fighting Irish in the
opening half, but couldn’t capitalize, due partially to the breaking in of
freshman flyhalf Pete Santos, OU’s third No. 10 this school year.
“We had tons of opportunities from breakaways and just... Read More
Oregon State took advantage of pleasant March weather to get some running
in, recording nine tries in a 59-0 drubbing of Idaho Saturday in the
Northwest Collegiate Rugby Conference.
has started NCRC play well, but the Beavers are on a roll and looked
Nate Kimmell broke the 0-0 deadlock at the 16th minute with the
first of his two tries, powering through... Read More