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Cal rugby set to take on Central Washington

Two years ago, Cal rugby found itself at home in the semifinals of the Penn Mutual Varsity Cup Rugby Championship, needing a win over Central Washington to move into the finals against rival BYU. The Wildcats looked like boys playing against men in a 58-14 loss to Cal. The Bears
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Heart of Mine: How John Spradling found life after rugby

On a beautiful day in Montevideo, Uruguay, John Spradling is on the couch, hanging out with his older brother Peter while their parents are out of the country. THUMP — THUMP, THUMP. Suddenly, John feels something in his chest. THUMP. John asks for Peter to check his heartbeat, and Peter
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Cal rugby routs Stanford, 121-5

Just 10 days ago, the Cal rugby team was forced to take a long look in the mirror. Following a 50-3 shellacking at the hands of the University of British Columbia, there were many questions surrounding whether the team was still among the big dogs of the collegiate rugby landscape.
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Cal rugby announces rescheduling, cancellation of 2 matches

Update 03/08/2016: This article has been updated to reflect additional information from Cal Athletics. Cal Athletics announced Tuesday that Cal rugby’s match against Santa Clara, which was originally scheduled to be played Wednesday night at Witter Field, will now be played April 9. Additionally, the Bears’ match against Oregon State, previously
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Cal rugby prepares to face UCLA at home

The Cal rugby team led Air Force 46-12 as the final match of Saturday morning was winding down. In the 72nd minute, senior center Anthony Salaber caught the ball near midfield with a handful of Falcon defenders in front of him, and only one teammate to his outside shoulder —
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