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Cal rugby completely crushes Stanford, 120-0

Freshman scrumhalf Ken Kurihara set the tone against an overmatched Stanford squad early with an explosive play up field for the Bears’ first try of the evening. Cal kept its foot on the gas from this point on and orchestrated a scoring barrage that left Stanford overwhelmed en route to
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Cal rugby set for the annual Scrum Axe Match

Last season, the Bears beat Stanford 121-5 with a team made up of frosh-sophs and other reserves that featured the likes of sophomore scrumhalf Fawzi Kawash and senior lock Olivier Damas. Cal returns home Wednesday night against Stanford for the next chapter of the annual Scrum Axe match. The contest
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Cal rugby dominates UCLA, USC to end losing streak

It’s no great mark of shame for a team to have a winning streak broken. Even the best don’t go undefeated. But a losing streak can wreak havoc on a team’s mentality, and it can be extremely hard to break out of a funk. Any team can go on a
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Cal rugby travels south for doubleheader against UCLA, USC

For two seasons in a row, the University of British Columbia has played spoiler to the Cal rugby team’s attempts at perfect records. After both “World Cup” series, however, the Bears have emerged on the wrong side of sweeps by powerful Thunderbird squads. Cal’s latest defeat came last Sunday, as
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UBC completes sweep of Cal in annual World Cup Series

On Sunday afternoon,Cal rugby took on UBC with a starting 15 composed of solely reserve players, completely different from its earlier match against the Thunderbirds. In the second leg of the annual World Cup series, the reserve Bears displayed a valiant effort but ultimately lost 50-6 at the hands of
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Cal rugby to play frosh-soph team against Santa Rosa

Cal’s rugby team is the defending national champion in collegiate rugby. The keyword here __ national. For years, the team has dominated opponents across the country, but its toughest challenge actually lies across the border in Canada, at the University of British Columbia. The Thunderbirds are the only team that
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Cal rugby falls to Thunderbirds in action-packed affair

The University of British Columbia set the tone early against the Bears by showcasing a blend of skill and physicality against a Cal team with a plethora of youth in its starting 15. The Bears showed grit and determination in an experience that will most likely prove highly beneficial moving
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Cal rugby preps for weekend matchup against Thunderbirds

Cal enters this weekend with a highly anticipated matchup against the University of British Columbia in what is sure to be an action-packed affair between two storied collegiate rugby programs. The game will take place Saturday at Witter Rugby Field and is slated for a 2 p.m. start time. The
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