Augi, augi, never quit

By Kari Condel Staff Writer As the DeSales women’s rugby team approaches their fifth season, they are more dedicated, dialed-in and driven than ever. With its commencement in 2013 and fluctuating growth pattern, the program aims to grow in strength and numbers this season. “Rugby offers an incomparable atmosphere as members are strongly bonded in a tight-nit family and … [Read more...]

Men’s and Women’s Rugby Tackle Their Spring Season

By Lauren Trumbull Layout Editor This article was originally published in Issue 13, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (April 14, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue. It’s that time of year again to see people running up and down the intramural field by the freshman dorms, chanting and tackling one another in an intense game of rugby. April 2 kicked off rugby’s … [Read more...]

Augi, Augi, Women’s Rugby Doesn’t Quit in Inaugural Season

By Mary Colleen Romendio Layout Editor This article was originally published in Issue 14, Forty-ninth Year of The Minstrel (April 29, 2015). Click here to view the entire issue. “Augi, Augi, never quit” is the DeSales University’s Women’s Rugby team’s motto, and it could not be more fitting for this group of strong, dedicated and red-hooded ladies. While they did … [Read more...]