rugby

Former coach returns to play Sierra Foothills

The Woodlands Rugby Club from Woodlands, Texas traveled to Northern California to play an exhibition match against Sierra Foothills to get a better flavor of how the game is played ...

Getting the rugby rush

After all these years of either participating in or writing about sports, I finally got my first introduction to the game of rugby. The Sierra Foothill Rugby Club boys varsity hos ...

Sierra Foothills Rugby men pick up a pair of wins

The Sierra Foothills Rugby Club mens A-Side came off a victory over the Sacramento Blackhawks to shut out a strong Vallejo club, 29-0, Jan. 26. The Vallejo club, also off a victor ...

Rugby gaining popularity in Northern California

Rugby is rapidly catching on in California and thanks to the Sierra Foothills Rugby Club Northern California is already producing champions like the club?s JV Gold that won the Cal ...

Scrum, anyone?

Rugby is about as old as America’s War for Independence. And, in fact, it was started in England. It was one of those games where someone fashioned a ball similar to a football, ...

Volleyball player digs scholarship

Volleyball is taking Lauren Orozco places. The Rocklin High School senior signed a letter of intent last Friday to continue her career at Chico State. She will move to Chico after ...

Sierra rugby club earns respect

Some people say rugby is a hooligan’s sport played by gentlemen. Others say it’s a gentlemen’s sport played by hooligans. The Sierra College rugby club is out to change the ...

Sierra rugby team in Sweet 16

Sierra College’s rugby team pulled off two upsets recently in the Division II Pacific Coast tournament to earn a trip to the Sweet 16 on April 16 in San Diego. The Wolverines wil ...

Rude rugby awakening for Wolverines

Rugby fans weathered rain and wind last Saturday to watch Sierra College play Cal in Rocklin. Fortunately, the Bears left their juniors and seniors in Berkeley. The Wolverines wer ...

Sierra rugby team to battle Cal

Michael Taylor is well aware of UC Berkeley’s rugby reputation, and Sierra College’s coach is not intimidated. He looks forward to facing the Golden Bears on Saturday when they ...