Rugby Union World Cup

Aug. 9, 2017 USA 24-Italy 12 When is Just Winning Not Enough?

Sometimes it is not about winning or losing but about how much you won by. In their first pool match of the 2017 Women’s Rugby World Cup the USA Eagles defeated Italy 24-12. In the women’s world cups there are 3 pools of four teams. Four teams go through to the knock-out (semi-final) round. The […]

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2017-18 Articles

2017 Deep South Rugby Conference Playoffs

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Oct. 28, 2017 Baton Rouge Rugby 40th Anniversary

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Robert Markel Cup Kicks-Off 2nd Season

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2016-17 Deep South News

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