Cal rugby travels inland to face St. Mary’s

The drive from Berkeley to Moraga is 12 miles — between a 20- and 30-minute drive, depending on traffic. Being just a little south and a little east, it’s a truly beautiful trip through tall trees and wildlife. Plus, the spring drizzle that’s expected Saturday afternoon for the match between
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Cal rugby demolishes UCLA, 37-3

For most sports teams, having two thirds of your starting lineup wiped out by injuries within a month is a cataclysm of epic proportions. For the Cal rugby team, it means winning by 34 points instead of 38. The Bears kicked off the 15s season in January at the Dennis
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Saint Mary’s stomps Cal rugby, 55-31

With two minutes remaining in the match, Nicklas Boyer slid over the line for a try, but with a 24-point deficit, the Bears had run out of time. In the final game of the regular season, Cal rugby (16-2) fell to Saint Mary’s (14-1), leaving the scoreline at 55-31. The
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Cal rugby demolishes Dartmouth, 99-7

The gap opened up, and Harry Adolphus was through and sliding under the posts to score the Cal rugby team’s 15th try just as the sharp noise of the whistle signaled the end of the match. A Dartmouth team coming out of a tough winter season were faced with a
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Cal rugby pummels Oregon State, 134-0

Home-field advantage takes on new meaning when it comes to Cal rugby. The Bears (6-0, 2-0 PAC Rugby Conference) have not lost a match on Witter Field since 2007 and kept that streak going with a blowout victory against Oregon State (0-2, 0-1 PAC Rugby). Fourteen different players scored for
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Cal rugby runs through its competition at All-UC Tournament

For the ninth straight year, the Cal rugby team (4-0) opened its spring 15s season as champions of the Dennis Storer Classic, hosted by rival UCLA on its North Athletic Field. On both Saturday and Sunday, the Bears’ entire 54-man roster saw the field and delivered the elite caliber of
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Undefeated Cal rugby takes on Oregon State sans Bosco

When the undefeated Cal rugby team takes on Oregon State at noon on Saturday afternoon, much of the team’s success will be based on the play of the man wearing the No. 9 jersey, the scrumhalf. Just like a quarterback in football, the scrumhalf directs a team’s offense. By receiving
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With mixed lineup, Cal rugby demolishes UCLA

On Saturday, the Cal rugby team was in unusual territory. Only two minutes into their match against UCLA at the North Athletic Field in Los Angeles, the Bears found themselves trailing for the first time all season. The Bruins had taken an early lead after Race Noeldner intercepted a pass
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