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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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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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Cal rugby dominates Clemson in quarterfinal matchup

In Saturday’s playoff matchup against Clemson, a penalty kick in the game’s opening minutes led to an Anthony Salaber try and Russell Webb conversion for the team’s first scores of the afternoon. Though these actions seem only minimal in the grand scheme of things, they set the tone for the
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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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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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