rugby

Local ruby club looking forward to another year of success

The Sierra Foothills Rugby Club will be gearing up for another season with practices beginning around November. Based in Penryn, the multi-level organization had great success in 2 ...

Granite Bay’s upset bid falls short

Despite the unprecedented hype surrounding Saturday’s championship game, the match lived up to it’s pre-game billing.  The top-seeded Danville Oaks had blown past ...

Grizzlies Rugby Still Undefeated

With the No. 1 seed on the line, the Granite Bay and Jesuit rugby clubs battled for NorCal supremacy last Friday.  Granite Bay’s high school All-American Chase Bixby, c ...

ALL AMERICANS - Granite Bay Rugby features a pair of standouts

Though the program is not yet a decade old, two of the nation’s top rugby players reside in Granite Bay and play for the Grizzlies. Chase Bixby and Matt Rodgers, who just re ...

Granite Bay varsity, JV win rugby state championships

Granite Bay High School’s varsity and JV rugby teams won California State Cup championships last weekend on Treasure Island in San Francisco. Both squads played Santa Monica ...

Rugby future is bright, and so is the here and now at Granite Bay

Chris Miller, the first-year director of rugby at Granite Bay High School, has a message: “If anybody thinks Granite Bay is a one-hit wonder, I got news for them: We’re ...

It's a spring cleaning for Woodcreek, Granite Bay sports

Woodcreek and Granite Bay high schools pitched, hit, ran, kicked, splashed and swung their way to six Sac-Joaquin Section championships as the spring sports season finished the 201 ...

Granite Bay U11 lacrosse team wins Bay Area tournament

Granite Bay’s U11 lacrosse team capped its season by winning the Surf City Tournament last weekend in Scotts Valley.The Grizzlies went 7-0 in the tournament and defeated 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 ...

Rugby rising in Granite Bay

Despite its global popularity, rugby has struggled over the years to gain attention at the high school level. America prefers sports such as football and baseball. But that has ...