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Cooper Maloney, who captained our Gaels the last two seasons, is on the College All-American squad that will compete in this weekend’s Serevi 7s Tournament at Infinity Park in Glendale, Colorado. You can read all about the team and note the website for some streaming of matches at the link below.

Other former and current Gael Ruggers seeing action this weekend in Ireland, playing for San Francisco Golden Gate’s Sevens team include  SMC Alums Bubba Jones and Tim Maupin, and current player Kevin O’Connor. They’ll be in Limerick for an annual World 7’s Tournament for Men’s Clubs.

 

(READ FULL ARTICLE HERE)

 

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Congratulations to our Men's Rugby Team for being recognized by Contra Costa County for all their accomplishments and for their back to back 2014 and 2015 National Championship Titles.


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MENS COLLEGIATE ALL-AMERICAN LISTS ANNOUNCED

BIG CONGRATS to Dylan Audsley, Cooper Maloney, Kingsley McGowan, Mike O'Neil , Dino Waldren for receiving FIRST TEAM ALL AMERICAN HONORS and Ryan Pratt and Holden Youngert for receiving SECOND TEAM ALL AMERICAN HONORS!!! And again Kingsley McGowan for receiving FIRST TEAM ALL AMERICAN SEVENS!!! 

(READ FULL ARTICLE HERE)

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Congrats Gaels!    

The Men's Rugby team defeated Life University in the D1A Championship Game 30-24. Dylan Audsley lead the way with 20 of the 30 points and was awarded MVP.  Great job!

(READ ABOUT THE GAME HERE)

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2015 National Champions

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Photo Credit: Travis Prior

 

TIME RUNS OUT ON LIFE AS GAELS REPEAT

For the last three years, the D1A National Championship has came down to the same two teams, No. 3 Life University and No. 4 Saint Mary’s College of California. The Running Eagles won the 2013 edition, 16-14, and SMC took last year’s game, 21-6. The 2015 match at Fifth Third Bank Stadium at Kennesaw State University in Atlanta would not disappoint, as the game came down to the last play with the Gaels winning their second-straight title beating Life, 30-24.

(READ FULL ARTICLE HERE)

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SMC RUGBY WINS SECOND STRAIGHT NATIONAL TITLE

Saint Mary's College returned to the Division 1A Rugby National Championship with one goal-to win a second title. The Gaels defeated Life University (Marietta, Ga.) 30-24 for the second year in a row to take a second straight title on May 9. It was the third year in a row they played the Running Eagles in the 1A National Championship game.

 

(READ FULL ARTICLE HERE)

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Photo Credit: Travis Prior

ESPN 3 TO AIR D1A RUGBY FINAL LIVE

The D1A Rugby Final at the 2015 USA Rugby College 15s National Championships will be broadcast live on ESPN3 as part of a three-year deal with the ESPN family of networks. The National Championships are being held at Fifth Third Bank Stadium at Kennesaw State University Saturday, May 9.

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Photo Credit: Mike Geib

 

GAELS TO MEET LIFE IN D1A FINAL AFTER BEATING DAVENPORT

MORAGA, Calif. – Saint Mary’s College will have an opportunity to win a second consecutive D1A Rugby National Championship after disposing of the Mid-South’s Davenport University, 48-32.

(READ FULL ARTICLE HERE)

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Photo Credit: Mike Geib

 

GAELS DEFEAT DAVENPORT TO ADVANCE TO NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP FOR THIRD YEAR IN A ROW

By: Christian Portillio

(READ FULL ARTICLE HERE)

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Photo Credit: Mike Geib

GAELS DEFEAT UTAH 72-26 TO ADVANCE TO SEMIFINALS

By: Christian Portillio

(READ FULL ARTICLE HERE)

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TOP FOUR-RANKED TEAMS REACH NATIONAL SEMIFINALS

“Saint Mary’s quest for a back-to-back National Championship will roll onto the Semifinals. The Gaels won its rubber match with Utah, and did so easily – 72-26.”

(READ FULL ARTICLE HERE)

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