Summer Rugby & Halfback Academy Camp Dates Announced

May 6, 2015 by  
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Provo, UT–Young rugby fans and developing players will have an opportunity to train with the defending four-time and defending 2014 Varsity Cup National Champions, BYU rugby, from June 15-18 this summer. Given the success of last year’s additional specialist camp, BYU has again partnered with the Halfback Academy to provide specialist scrumhalf and flyhalf training. [...]

BYU’s teamwork leads to fifth national title

May 2, 2015 by  
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Sandy, Utah – In a gritty national championship that came down to the last minute, the Brigham Young University Cougars (14-0) relied on teamwork to emerge from a punishing 80 minutes as the Penn Mutual Varsity Cup victors marking up a 30-27  win over the California Golden Bears at Rio Tinto Stadium on Saturday, May [...]

BYU Cougars Will Attempt Four-Peat Against California Golden Bears

April 28, 2015 by  
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Brigham Young University rugby head coach David Smyth will lead the Cougars (13-0) to achieve a feat on May 2 at Rio Tinto that has only been accomplished by one college rugby team: four-straight national championships. The Cougars have four national titles overall which includes the last three championships in a row along with the [...]

Loving what you do and doing what you love: Getting to know Seki Kofe

April 27, 2015 by  
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At 6’ 1’’ and 235 lbs., senior center Seki Kofe fits the part of a tough rugby player, but when he greets you with his wide grin it is easy to tell there is more to him than meets the eye. “I still get nervous for the games,” Kofe laughs in his easygoing way. “It’s [...]

BYU beats CWU and advances to Penn Mutual Varsity Cup National Championship

April 18, 2015 by  
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Provo, UT—Excitement abounded today on BYU’s South Field as the Cougars defeated Central Washington University 35–8, advancing to the final round of the Varsity Cup National Championship. The undefeated Cougars fought back an aggressive offense from the CWU Wildcats throughout the game and sustained several injuries. Despite the setbacks, the Cougars played hard the entire [...]

RIO TINTO STADIUM TO HOST 2015 PENN MUTUAL VARSITY CUP NATIONAL RUGBY COLLEGIATE CHAMPIONSHIP ON MAY 2

April 17, 2015 by  
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Salt Lake City, UT - The 2015 Penn Mutual Varsity Cup National Rugby Collegiate Championship will take place at Rio Tinto Stadium on Saturday, May 2. The Championship is slated for 2:00 p.m. MT and features the winners of the Varsity Cup Semifinals taking place this Saturday. The championship match will be broadcast live on NBC Sports Network. Media [...]

BYU plays CWU in the Varsity Cup Semifinals

April 14, 2015 by  
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Provo, UT—The BYU rugby season is quickly coming to an end and the Cougars (12-0) remain undefeated as they head to the Penn Mutual Varsity Cup Semifinals this weekend. The two-day 50th Anniversary Celebration begins on Friday and culminates with the game against Central Washington University on Saturday, April 18 at 1 p.m. MST on [...]

BYU Advances to Penn Mutual Varsity Cup Semifinals After Defeating UCLA

April 11, 2015 by  
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Los Angeles, CA – Frustrated UCLA Bruins could not stop the relentless, well-conditioned BYU Cougars (12-0) at UCLA’s North Athletic Field on Saturday, April 11, in the Penn Mutual Varsity Cup quarterfinals. With tall, green trees and red-accented brick buildings as the backdrop, the Cougars beat the Bruins 45-16. “Led by our front row: Zane [...]

BYU Cougars to Battle the UCLA Bruins in LA

April 7, 2015 by  
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Provo, UT – The undefeated BYU Cougars (11-0) will travel to LA to play a scrappy UCLA team on Saturday, April 11, at 1 p.m. PT. The UCLA Bruins outlasted the Air Force Forces 32-12 last weekend to move on to the quarterfinals of the Penn Mutual Varsity Cup. BYU looks to win its fourth [...]

BYU Records Two Shutouts In A Row

March 28, 2015 by  
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Provo, UT- Fans on a warm, sunny Saturday afternoon at BYU’s South Field watched as the BYU Cougars reached triple digits for the second time in one week. Following BYU’s 109-0 win over the UVU Wolverines on Wednesday, BYU beat Utah State 100-0 to end the regular season before the Varsity Cup playoffs. “Consistency has [...]

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