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Rugby made a family game


Matt Gad—Sports Writer Senior Palmer Piana and his younger brother, Pierce Piana, a sophomore, have made playing rugby for the SCSU Black Attack a family affair. It is something they never even thought would ever happen. The two never played on the same team growing up and the brothers went to separate high schools and also played different sports –

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Rugby Finishes Regular-Season Slate


Matt Gad – Sports Writer Last Sunday, the SCSU Black Attack, the men’s rugby club on campus, hosted a sevens tournament at Jess Dow Field. Seven schools participated in the event with the Black Attack: Mitchell College, the University of Hartford, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Western Connecticut State, Endicott and William Paterson University, with Endicott coming out on top. “To my

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Men’s rugby has a historic season


Matt Gad – Sports Writer Southern’s men’s rugby team had a strong fall season this time around, capped off by the opportunity to compete for a national championship, in North Carolina. “We had a historic season (this past fall),” co-captain Noah Fleischer-Cerino said. “We won the Rugby Northeast Conference, made it to the Sweet 16 and were ranked nationally for

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