San Francisco Chronicle Covers Gaels Comeback Win for First National Rugby Championship

SMC Gaels Rugby celebrate winning their first national title.The San Francisco Chronicle covered the dramatic comebeack triumph by the Saint Mary's rugby team which, despite trailing 6-3 at halftime, won its first national championship in the program's history.

The Gaels defeated Life University 21-6 in the USA Rugby Division I-A championship at Stanford's Steuber Rugby Stadium. Read the story and watch higlights of the game on

Date of Mention: 
Sunday, May 11, 2014