Rugby

USA knocks off top-seeded Tonga to cap opening day

The final game of the first day of the Junior World Rugby Trophy provided the biggest upset. The United States Under-20 National Team stunned Tonga 22-11 on Monday to put the Eagles in a great... Read more »

June 18, 2012

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Live streaming video: Junior World Rugby Trophy — Georgia v. Canada

Georgia v. Canada 4:00pm The Deseret News is proud to host live streaming games of the Junior World Rugby Trophy tournament through June 30th. Click here for the full tournament broadcast schedule. Read more »

June 18, 2012

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Live streaming video: Junior World Rugby Trophy — Chile v. Russia

Chile v. Russia 2:00pm The Deseret News is proud to host live streaming games of the Junior World Rugby Trophy tournament through June 30th. Click here for the full tournament broadcast schedule. Read more »

June 18, 2012

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Live streaming video: Junior World Rugby Trophy — Japan v. Zimbabwe

Japan v. Zimbabwe 12:00 p.m. The Deseret News is proud to host live streaming games of the Junior World Rugby Trophy tournament through June 30th. Click here for the full tournament broadcast schedule. Read more »

June 18, 2012

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Utah ready to host Junior World Rugby Trophy tourney

Americans, as a whole, have yet to embrace rugby. Despite being one of the world's most popular games, the United States never has taken enough of an interest to become a world power. However,... Read more »

June 17, 2012

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S.L. to host major junior rugby tourney

For the first time in USA Rugby history, the United States is hosting an international rugby tournament. Read more »

June 15, 2012

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Doug Robinson: Highland Rugby lives on despite abrupt end

Remember the famed Highland Rugby team? They won the national rugby championship 20 times and finished second five times in 36 years. They are to American rugby what Mac is to gadgets. Read more »

June 5, 2012

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Utah Youth Rugby Championships live streaming video

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May 26, 2012

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Rugby: Cathedral High ruggers wallop United

It was a tough day for United in the high school club rugby championship game. Read more »

May 19, 2012

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BYU rugby wins national championship with 49-42 victory over Arkansas State

BYU captured its second national championship in rugby Saturday night at Rio Tinto Stadium with a hard-fought 49-42 victory over Arkansas State. Read more »

May 19, 2012

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Wolverines knocked out of tourney

UVU's Penivea Pahulu tries to knock away Lindenwood's Jake O'Neill during Division II college rugby semifinal action between Lindenwood and Utah Valley University on Friday at Rio Tinto Stadium.... Read more »

May 18, 2012

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Rugby replay: Collegiate Divisions I-AA & II, USA high school and world club championships

This weekend the Deseret News is bringing you live coverage of the Emirates Airline USA Rugby High School and High School Club National Championships, as well as the Emirates Airline Collegiate... Read more »

May 18, 2012

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BYU rugby: Cougars in championship game for 7th consecutive year

All the stars seemed to be lining up favorably for the BYU rugby team last year as the Cougars prepared to face Cal in the national championship match at Rio Tinto Stadium. But BYU fell to the... Read more »

May 17, 2012

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High school rugby to determine champions

The quarterfinals and the semifinals of the national high school single school and club championships begin Friday, with the championship matches slated for Saturday at Rio Tinto Stadium. Read more »

May 17, 2012

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BYU rugby championship preview: familiar, but different

As BYU heads to its 7th straight collegiate rugby title match at Rio Tinto Stadium Saturday night, they know much will be the same, but much will also be different. Read more »

May 16, 2012

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BYU rugby poised for second national championship

Some call it real football. Rugby, a clash of meat and bones, with no protection — its a game of speed and power where the smart and practiced usually rise to the top. Read more »

May 14, 2012

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BYU rugby: Cougars beat Life University to advance to 7th straight championship game

The Cougars held on to win 26-20 to beat Life and advance to their 7th straight championship. Read more »

May 13, 2012

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Campus briefs

A roundup of all the latest in higher education athletics from around the state. Read more »

May 13, 2012

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20 years ago: Highland ruggers keep title streak alive

Highland downed St. Louis 8-0 to win its fifth consecutive National High School Rugby Championship. Read more »

May 13, 2012

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VIDEO: BYU rugby dominates UCLA

This video shows the BYU rugby team take on UCLA in the D1-Collegiate Playoffs. BYU's pregame "Haka" ritual, highlights from the match and interviews with key players are included. Read more »

May 10, 2012

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