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Spring Wrap-Up

The 2017 spring 15’s season posed challenge, growth, and numerous learning opportunities that revealed CWR’s physical and mental resilience. With the addition of Humboldt State to our league, Cal faced off against Chico State, UC Davis, Humboldt State, and Stanford University for a total of eight matches. After falling to Humboldt the first game of the season, we defeated them on their home pitch in Arcata 45-32 after a grueling double-header the previous weekend. Other highlights of the season include practices…

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Chico Defeats Cal in Rematch

Cal made the trip up to Chico on Saturday, February 20th to play the Wildcats for the second time this season. With a home field advantage and momentum coming off of a surprising 36-17 upset win over Stanford on Feb. 13th, Chico overcame the Cal Bears for a 29-12 rematch victory. Try scorers for Cal were Abby Vogel (5), Kathryn Clark (5), and Greer Sullivan (2). Cal continues to try to strengthen the cohesion between the more experienced forwards and the relatively rookie…

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Cal Faces a Tough Davis Team in Muddy Conditions

The weekends’ muddy match was a tough one for the young Cal team against the UC Davis Aggies. The match ended with a score of 12-80, with the Aggies dominating in the first league match of the season. There was consistent rain throughout the match, played at Davis’ Russell IM Fields, leading to sloppy pitch conditions. Though the weather was not ideal, both teams were able to keep knock on’s to a minimum even with the wet pitch and mud. Later…

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Rookies Develop at Stanford 7s Qualifier

Cal finished 4th in the Stanford 7s Qualifier on Sunday, Nov. 15th, 2015 with a largely rookie roster. Considering the team has only been practicing 7s for about two weeks, the improvement from the first game to the last game was tremendous. Stanford and UC Davis made a very strong showing, coming in first and second respectively. Cal faced a very aggressive UC Davis team (largely resembling last year’s dynamite team) in the first match of the day, falling 0-27. Cal then…

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Stanford 7s Qualifier, Sunday Nov. 15th

Cal Sevens is competing in the Stanford 7s Qualifier on Sunday, November 15th, 2015. Matches begin at 9am at Stanford’s Steuber Rugby Stadium. The makeup of Cal’s anticipated roster for this tournament includes about half experienced players/veterans and half rookie players under the first year tutelage of Head Coach Mari Triplett. Several key veteran Cal players are out recovering from injuries this fall and hope to return for competition in the spring. Cal fullback, Caitlyn Whiteside, is expected to be cleared…

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