Men's Rugby

 Saint Mary’s College has an outstanding college rugby program that has performed at consistently high levels throughout its years in USA Division 1. Each year, Dozens of young men venture onto the grounds of Pat Vincent Field with aspirations of championship play. Participants are well aware of the responsibility to uphold the long standing traditions of Gael Rugby.

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 NEWS & HIGHLIGHTS 

June 13, 2016

Sorensen, Scholz Awards Given in Gala Event | Goff Report

Rudy Scholz passed away in 1981, but three of his sons, along with ten other family members, were in attendance. Rudy’s son David presented the Scholz Award to Dylan Audsley’s mother, Michelle Audsley Myers. Dylan Audsley was unable to attend because he is in New Zealand, but he did speak with Gastineau via Face Time. “I am just here to continue working and trying to get better,” he said. Getting the first-ever Scholz Award was, he said, a phenomenal honor, but he hoped that as the game grows players who are “better than me” will receive future awards.  Read more here.

May 30, 2016

The Gaels crowned USA Rugby D1A 7’s 2016 National Champions


Men's Rugby 7's National Champions

 

 

June 3, 2016

GAME-SAVING TACKLE REVERSES SAINT MARY’S NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP FORTUNES | Alex Solomon

Clinging onto a 7-5 lead in the College 7s Cup Final against a supremely talented American International team, two-time All-American Christian Adams brushed off one defender before diving over the line for what appeared to be a game-winning try. Instead, it was a National Championship-winning play from O’Connor who clung to Adams’ back, preventing the 205-pound wing from touching the ball down. Read more here.

Watch the 7’s Final against American International

http://www.therugbychannel.tv/videos/287748/collegiate-sevens-men-s-d1-c...!

 

Saint Mary’s Finally Does It | Goff Report

When colleges started playing serious 7s rugby, everyone assumed Saint Mary’s would be good at it; and so the Gaels were, but at the same time, they never won a national title. Read more here.


ST. MARY'S CAPTURES USA RUGBY DI 7S TITLE IN DRAMATIC FASHION | Rugby Today

 

On the third and final day of the USA Rugby 7s DI national championships, St. Mary’s held off a tough AIC squad to capture the title. The Gael’s finished a perfect 6-0 on the weekend after holding up AIC in the try zone in extra time. Read more here

 

Tackle that won National Championship by Kevin O’Connor.

https://twitter.com/USARugby/status/736937108607139840

Dylan Audsley earned the Dave Sitton MVP award.

 

GAME SCHEDULE RESULTS

Friday | May 27, 2016  - SMC 36 - West Virginia 5

Friday | May 27, 2016 - SMC 50  - Alabama 0

Saturday |  May 28, 2016 - SMC 22 - Arkansas 12

Saturday |  May 28, 2016 - SMC 21 - Notre Dame 17 (Quarterfinal Match)

Sunday | May 29, 2016 SMC 19 - Arizona State 10 (Semi-final Match)

Sunday | May 29, 2016 SMC 7 - American International 5 (Championship Match)

 

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