West Coast Sevens Collegiate Rugby at Lower Recreational Fields, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo on October 7, 2017 in San Luis Obispo, California. © 2017 Alex Ho (aho_171007_3695_03)

Cal rugby splits into 2, ties in final of West Coast 7s

Cal rugby began its annual rampage through its fall 7s season by splitting into two squads for the West Coast 7s in San Luis Obispo this weekend. The question was not whether the two teams would make it through their respective sides of the bracket, but what would happen when
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Family of Robert Paylor condemns USA rugby report

As Cal rugby begins its fall season, the hit that paralyzed Robert Paylor last season is back in the news after World Rugby’s decision not to further penalize any players for the play. In Cal’s national championship match against Arkansas State, Paylor’s neck was severely bent as players crushed him
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Powerhouse Cal rugby embarks upon new season

Entering year 35, you’re not going to hear many betting against Cal rugby head coach Jack Clark. Look at the 29 national championships or the .880 winning percentage — anyone expecting anything but utter domination from the Bears is taking a losing proposition. While that remains the case, it’s fair
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Cal rugby wins 5th straight CRC 7s championship

Cal rugby captured the CRC 7s Championship in an impressive 19-0 win against Life University with freshman standout Sam Cusano notching the tournament’s MVP honors. “Sam is a quick young kid,” said Cal head coach Jack Clark. “He wants to score tries and he needs to score tries. He’s very
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No. 3 Cal rugby heads to Philadelphia for 7s

This weekend, Cal turns the page to its final chapter of the rugby season and will take part in the Penn Mutual CRC 7s in Philadelphia at Talen Energy Stadium. In rugby 7s, Cal shifts back to the olympic style of play that features a faster pace, more space and
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Updates on Robert Paylor’s condition

Approximately two-and-a-half weeks after sophomore Robert Paylor’s on-field injury during the first half of the Rugby 15s championship, a press conference was hosted at the Santa Clara Valley Medical Center regarding Paylor’s condition. Speaking at the press conference were Robert Paylor’s father, Jeff Paylor, head coach Jack Clark and chief
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Cal rugby wins Varsity Cup

The Bears capped off the rugby 15s season on high-note by winning the Penn Mutual Varsity Cup for the second consecutive season in a dominant 43-13 win over Arkansas State.
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