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In homecoming match, Cal rugby rolls to 82-5 victory over Utah

“I think we’re going to win,” muttered a blue-and-gold-clad fan ironically from the Witter Rugby Field sidelines Saturday, as the Bears led the match 75-5 with six minutes remaining in the second half. As the clock ran out, the fan’s prediction was reaffirmed. Cal’s stellar offensive play and solid defense
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Cal Maritime no match for Bears, Cal rugby wins 62-16

Wednesday night’s rugby match between the Cal rugby team (10-1, 3-0 PAC) and Cal Maritime (5-3) was a reversal of roles. Cal Maritime’s players — more affectionately known as the Keelhaulers — were victims of keelhauling themselves, as the Bears tied Cal Maritime’s hands together, threw their players over the
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In-flux Cal rugby lineup ready to take on Arizona State

The Cal rugby team is more than ready for the heat wave that Arizona State (2-2, 0-0 PAC) aims to bring from Mesa, Arizona, when the Sun Devils visit the Bay Area for Saturday’s match at 1 p.m. on Witter Rugby Field. The game will be the fifth straight at
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Cal rugby hosts Stanford for ‘Big Scrum’

Nineteen years ago, before most of this year’s sophomore class was born, the Stanford rugby team took home the illustrious Axe, fondly nicknamed the “Scrum Axe,” in a time-honored tradition. History hasn’t repeated itself. Cal has won every Big Scrum since 1996. On Wednesday at 6 p.m., the Bears (6-1,
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Cal rugby hosts their first PAC Rugby 7s Championship

It is no secret that the Cal men’s rugby team is one of the university’s most prized athletic programs, with a storied past dating back all the way to the 1880s. For the first time in school history, the Cal men’s rugby team will host a fall 7s tournament, as
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Cal rugby faces BYU in Varsity Cup National Championship

The ball sailed through the air as the final seconds of the 2013 Varsity Cup National Championship match ticked away. The kick split through the post and brought the Bears to their collective knees. BYU beat Cal in a 27-24 nailbiter in Provo, Utah. The 2014 stage is set for
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Despite losses, Cal rugby has potential for title

Cal men’s rugby is, and always has been, one of the most successful athletic programs at Cal. But with this success come great expectations. A win for this team is often not enough — the Bears have to demolish their opposition in order to truly succeed. A loss, on the
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