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Men’s rugby dominates the regular season, falls in the playoffs

Men’s rugby dominates the regular season, falls in the playoffs

Despite going undefeated in conference play, the Weber State University men’s rugby squad was knocked out of the playoffs in the first game of the quarterfinals in a 27-0 loss to University of Washington. “We were a young team,” said inside/outside center Keoni Dellermann. “Ten out of 15 of our starters have never played before. To do as […]

Men’s rugby makes it to National Championship Tournament

The Weber State University men’s rugby team has had a remarkable year and will look to continue its hot play on April 19, when the club will travel to the University of Washington to take on the Huskies in part of this year’s Varsity Cup. Hard work and team development have been a focus for […]

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The simple rules of rugby are “15 guys, 40-minute halves, one referee, no pads, no helmets, one goal . . . to win” — or so says the Weber State University Men’s Rugby Club website. Johnathan Francis, a junior at WSU, has been playing rugby for 10 years and is now the club president. “I […]

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One of the world’s most popular sports is currently holding its world cup in New Zealand, and it’s something many Americans are missing out on. The Rugby World Cup kicked off last week in New Zealand, and Americans should tune in and give rugby a chance. There’s a reason it’s so popular. The Rugby World […]

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