Tag: rugby

Ruggers dominate in alumni game

BY RYAN HELD STAFF WRITER The Franciscan University rugby team showed the alumni who’s boss with its superior conditioning Saturday in a dominant 43-13 victory. The game opened with a bang, evidence that the alumni did not want to lose…

Franciscan dominates Grove City in Rugby Ruckus

RYAN HELD STAFF WRITER Franciscan University Barons’ rugby team dominated the Grove City Wolverines at the 12th annual Robert D’Anniballe Rugby Ruckus in a 55-3 victory. Play started at 7:01 p.m. with Franciscan’s Sebastien de Luxembourg kicking the ball to…

Barons play against Barons in unexpected scrimmage

Franciscan alumni against Baron rugby team

BY MATT EBBERWEIN Staff Writer Parents’ weekend, though mostly a success, came with a small disappointment on Saturday as Franciscan University Rugby was interrupted by an unexpected cancellation. The Barons finished their regular season home campaign without opposition as their…

Baron rugby team wins, continues to fine-tune

BY MATTHEW EBBERWEIN Franciscan University continued to show their dominance in the rugby world on Saturday after a 48-0 win over Fairmont State University. Between good ball movement, effective tackles and overall execution, it is clear that the Barons are…