Cal rugby wins PAC Rugby 7s Championship

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On Sunday, the morning drizzle that had coated the first two matches of the second day of the PAC Rugby 7s Championship finally began to desist just before noon, as the Cal band began its rendition of the Red Hot Chilli Peppers’ “Can’t Stop.” The rain cleared as if in
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Cal rugby wins Autumn 7s tourney

The history of Witter Rugby Field is echoed by the blue-and-gold banners that line the north fence, each one proudly brandishing a year. There are 26 of them, denoting the 26 times the Cal rugby team has claimed the title of national champion. The field is not the birthplace of
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Cal rugby wins 4 straight matches in West Coast 7s tourney

The Cal men’s rugby team has won the past three national championships in the seven-a-side format. But after three All-Americans graduated this past year, there was no way to be sure how the team would look this season. If its play at its first tournament of the season, the West
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Cal rugby wins third consecutive 7s championship

In Sunday’s Penn Mutual Collegiate Rugby Championship, seven Golden Bears faced off against seven Golden Bears. Both Cal and Kutztown have the same mascot, but that’s not where the similarities between the teams end. They hail from similar-sounding locations — the Kutztown Bears are from Berks County, Pennsylvania — and
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Cal rugby comes up short in national championship game

The Penn Mutual Varsity Cup National Rugby Championship ended in a flurry of whistles and confusion — first for BYU, which, despite being told that time would be added to the clock, ceremoniously threw the ball out of bounds as the clock ticked down to zero, only to realize that
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Cal rugby readies to battle BYU for national championship

This past week, if you happened to see a rather large, college-age male walking around campus wearing official Cal Athletics regalia and sporting a mustache, chances are he’s on the men’s rugby team. Just because the Bears (17-1) are heading into the most important match of the season doesn’t mean
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