BYU Rugby Student Athletes Excel On and Off the Pitch

December 17, 2014 by  
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Provo, UT—The BYU Rugby program is best known for its status as the winner of four national championships since 2009, including the last three consecutively. What is less known to the general public, but perhaps equally as impressive is the fact that the team has many student-athletes whose talents extend beyond the field. The Fall [...]

BYU Rugby’s 50th Anniversary Schedule Released

December 3, 2014 by  
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Provo, UT—The four-time and three straight National Champion BYU Cougars will kick off a commemorative 50th season starting this January with games against some of the top collegiate programs in the country, including a home-and-away series with St. Mary’s College (2014 D1A Champions), Cal Poly SLO (2014 D1A Quarterfinalist) along with the return of the [...]

BYU Rugby Participates in Special Forces Experience at Camp Williams

October 27, 2014 by  
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BYU Rugby Participates in Special Forces Experience at Camp Williams Provo, UT- The BYU Rugby team traveled to Camp Williams on Saturday to be trained by the Utah National Guard Army 19th Special Forces Group at the camp’s Leadership Reaction Course (LRC) and to participate in simulated trials of the Special Forces Assessment and Selection [...]

BYU Rugby Sets Walk-On Tryouts Dates: September 3rd & 4th

August 26, 2014 by  
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10 BYU Cougars Named All American Following 3rd Straight Title

July 25, 2014 by  
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Provo, UT – USA Rugby has selected the 2013-14 Men’s Collegiate All-American and Honorable Mention All-American Teams, honoring deserving men’s college rugby players from across the country. Among the list of recipients were 10 BYU Cougars, most notably being captain Kyle Sumsion (4x AA/HM), who most recently finished the summer touring with the USA National [...]

BYU Rugby Hosts 2014 Summer Camp & Partners with Halfback Academy

May 23, 2014 by  
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Provo, UT—The BYU Rugby program is set to host the 2014 Summer Camp hosted on the Cougars’ Provo campus. For the first time the BYU Rugby Summer Camp is partnering with the Halfback Academy to offer camp attendees specialist scrumhalf, flyhalf and backline decision-making training. The main summer camp runs from June 23rd-26th with the [...]

BYU Rugby: A look back at the 2014 season and the state of program

May 7, 2014 by  
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Provo, UT—With the dust still settling from the Cougars resounding 43-33 victory over the California Golden Bears BYU head coach David Smyth, his staff and captain Kyle Sumsion took time to review the 2014 season which culminated in BYU winning the Varsity Cup National Championship for the second year in a row over the University [...]

BYU Rugby: Cougars defeat California 43-33 in 2014 Varsity Cup Final, capture third straight national championship

May 3, 2014 by  
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Sandy, Utah—BYU Rugby came into the 2014 Varsity Cup Championship game looking to win its third straight national championship and second straight Varsity Cup Championship. The Cougars faced a tough University of California team in a rematch of the 2013 Varsity Cup Championship, and were able to hold off a late Golden Bears rally to [...]

BYU Rugby: Cougars go for third straight title, set to face California in 2014 Varsity Cup Final

April 30, 2014 by  
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Provo, Utah—The 2014 Varsity Cup National Championship, which is played Saturday at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah, will feature a rematch between defending champion BYU and runner-up Cal. The Cougars are looking to capture their fourth national championship in their ninth straight attempt. “Both of these teams have had very good seasons and it [...]

BYU Rugby: Cougars weather the rain & a tough Navy team to advance to 9th straight National Championship

April 26, 2014 by  
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Provo, UT—The BYU Cougars weathered the rainy and windy conditions today on South Field to beat the formidable Naval Academy Midshipmen to advance to the Varsity Cup National Championship by the score of 60 to 0. With the wet and soggy conditions BYU was able to hold a stout Navy team in check and garner [...]

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