Kutztown University Athletics

09/10/2019 | News release | Distributed by Public on 09/10/2019 10:38

Men’s Rugby scores 21 second-half points to pull away from Mary Washington

- The Kutztown University men's rugby team pulled away in the second half, scoring 21 straight points, to defeat Mary Washington 36-8 last Saturday in Fredericksburg, Va. With just a one-score match at 15-8 at halftime, KU needed some breathing room, and found it via three consecutive tries. It was a somewhat monumental win early in the season for the Golden Bears (2-0 overall), as Mary Washington is the defending Division II national champion. It was the first game at the Division I level for the Eagles, the newest member of the Rugby East Conference. KU tries were scored by , , , and . had a penalty kick and tallied four conversions. Kutztown returns home for its first Rugby East showdown, hosting Army this Saturday, Sept. 14, at 1 p.m. at North Campus Pitch.