Canada had plenty of heroes Sunday as they won the Pan-Am Games, but two
Conor Trainor scored two tries when Canada seemed to be ready to let the
game slip away. He intercepted a pass for one score, and then stole a
lineout and rambled in for another. That, in part, was the difference.
The other hero was Nathan Hirayama. The young captain hit 20 conversions,
more... Read More
St. Mary’s won its second 7s tournament in
as many tries this fall, defeating San Diego State 38-17 Sunday in the
final of California 7s. The win earns the Gaels and automatic bid to the
inaugural USA Rugby national championship Dec. 16-17 in College Station,
St. Mary’s beat rival Cal 26-17 in its
first game of day two, having gone 2-1 in pool play. The Gaels led 19-0 at... Read More
Davenport Sports Information
Davenport became the first team to punch its ticket to the DI-AA Sweet 16
Saturday with a 60-12 defeat of Bowling Green in Grand Rapids, Mich. The
Panthers have one game left in Mideast play, against Michigan State
Saturday, but they’re uncatchable in the league standings.
Even if Davenport loses to MSU and Bowling... Read More
The USA garnered the Bronze Medal at the 2011 Pan American Games Sunday in
Guadalajara, Mexico after edging Uruguay 21-17 in thrilling fashion.
The young USA team, the youngest at the tournament, continued to struggled
with small mistakes, and a tough-minded Uruguayan team kept the result in
doubt all the way.
The Eagles began the game pinning Uruguay deep in their end, and for a... Read More
Glendale's Mike Kenyon in the
spring playoffs. Pat Clifton photo
The Glendale Raptors took complete control
of the West-North league Saturday with a 39-33 win over the Denver
Both Glendale and Denver entered the
contest 2-0 and tied for first place. The Barbos boasted big wins over
Boulder (66-17) and the Denver Highlanders (51-8).... Read More