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 [...]
RIO TINTO STADIUM TO HOST 2015 PENN MUTUAL VARSITY CUP NATIONAL RUGBY COLLEGIATE CHAMPIONSHIP ON MAY 2
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 [...]
New York, NY – With the addition of Arizona State and Arkansas State, the 2015 Penn Mutual Varsity Cup Championship teams have continued to expand for the 3rd consecutive year to fourteen of the premier college rugby programs in the country. The schedule and format for this years’ Penn Mutual Varsity Cup will once again [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
BYUtv Sports reporter, Skyler Hardman goes on the field with BYU Rugby as they seek to win their third straight national championship against Cal this weekend. For more check out byutvsports.com/trueblue.
Here are some of the videos that BYUtv’s flagship sports show “True Blue” ran on the BYU Rugby team thus in 2014. “Inside BYU Rugby” “Championship Rugby Lives at BYU”
Here are some of the spots that BYU Sports Nation has done on BYU Rugby throughout our 2014 season. BYU Captain Kyle Sumsion Scrumhalf Luke Mocke Flyhalf Jonny Linehan
Watch the post-game press conference from Saturday’s Varsity Cup National Championship.
BYUtv’s Dave McCann Interviews Dual Sport Athlete Paul Lasike In Lead Up BYU’s Championship Game