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SMC rugby falls in D1A national title game

By Christian Portillo Life University came out strong right after halftime and scored two converted tries to come back and take a 17-15 lead over Saint Mary’s. The momentum belonged to the Running Eagles from here on out. However, Vili … Continue reading

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SMC rugby set to host national title games

Saint Marys Stadium will serve as the host site on Saturday (May 7) for the USA Rugby College 15s, which includes a DI-A title game between 2-time defending champion Saint Mary’s against Life University.  The two teams are meeting in … Continue reading

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SMC center named top college rugby athlete.

Saint Mary’s center Dylan Audsley has been named the recipient of the first-ever Rudy Scholz Award as the nation’s best men’s college rugby player. The award, presented by the Washington Athletic Club of Seattle, Wash. in conjunction with Goff Rugby … Continue reading

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Brad Andrews ’71 earns Hall of Fame induction

Former Saint Mary’s rugby athlete Brad Andrews ’71 is among the eight newest members of the United States Rugby Hall of Fame.  The class will be inducted during a special ceremony on Saturday, June 4, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pa. Described on U.S. Rugby Hall of Fame as arguably the premiere #8 in the … Continue reading

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Rugby host local rivalry game Saturday

The 2-time defending national champion Saint Mary’s rugby team hosts longtime local rival Cal Saturday at 1 p.m. in Saint Mary’s Stadium.  SMC is ranked No. 1 in the latest Canterbury D1A Top 20. Tickets will be available at the … Continue reading

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New Saint Mary’s Magazine Filled With Sports

The summer edition of Saint Mary’s Magazine hit the rack today and gave fans of SMC athletics plenty of reading to catch up on. A story on Saint Mary’s catcher Ian McLoughlin that debuted on SMCGaels.com appears as a feature … Continue reading

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SMC Rugby Hosts Utah In D1A Quarterfinals

The defending national champion Saint Mary’s rugby team will welcome Utah to Saint Mary’s Stadium this Saturday at 1 p.m. for a quarterfinal match in the USA Rugby D1A Playoffs. The Gaels, currently ranked No. 2 in the Canterbury D1A … Continue reading

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