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Medical College of Georgia students celebrate their perfect match

...at Georgia Regents University who participated in Match Day, an annual ritual that is a mixture of Carnivale, pep rally and rugby scrum as students hug, cry and scream as they are handed an envelope telling them what residency program they matched up with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-03-21/medical-college-georgia-stud
Rugby is more than a sport -- it's a family

...a different kind.The British sport of rugby shares a lot of characteristics with its...growing in the United States. Augusta Rugby Club, founded by medical students in 1973...Grey. The match will be played on the rugby field on Wood Street.The team's schedule...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2013-09-07/rugby-more-sport-its-fam
Pitching rugby to Augusta

...America's favorite pastime, but Augusta rugby players say it is an addictive sport...team is trying to save you."The Augusta Rugby Football Club started 38 years ago with...Lakeside High School -- recently received a rugby scholarship to American International College...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2011-03-16/pitching-rugby-a
Richmond Neighbors | Life
Team increases rugby's stature

...was doing the first time he played in a rugby match. "Once you get past the first two...Augusta High School. Rugh has played in four rugby matches now, and is looking forward to...Ga., May 6 for the state high school rugby tournament. The Augusta team will be one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/14/oth_450305.shtml
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Local rugby club kicks up charitable efforts

When the Augusta Rugby Club was looking for ways to gain exposure...game was March 20 against the Savannah Rugby Club and Servy said the club collected...m. Saturday against the Hilton Head Rugby Club at Richmond Academy High School...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/01/oth_410757.shtml
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Rugby players' readiness pays off

...Life University students -- retired from rugby on a day when the heat index reached 110...it's the hottest day in my 18-year rugby career, including living in Atlanta and...ready for this as anybody." Normally, rugby is played with 15 members on each team...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/25/oth_266391.shtml
Other sports | Evans High School
South African fields don't suit rugby or cricket

...small for cricket and missing suites for rugby, the stadiums that cost South Africa more...of turning into white elephants.Both rugby and cricket are more commercially successful...stay financially healthy.South African Rugby Union president Oregan Hoskins told members...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2010-08-19/south-african-fields
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Women find decision-making skills in rugby

...another player, a local group of female rugby players say they must bring more than their...the Augusta Furies, the only women's rugby club in the area ? says she helps young...does that work."Roeth began playing rugby about 10 years ago after a challenge from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-02-01/women-find-decision-making-s
Augusta Rugby Club celebrates field, tournament

The Augusta Rugby Club will enjoy a moment Saturday that...called, will play host to their first rugby tournament in Augusta -- and they will...because of the wear and tear that a large rugby event would put on the turf, the Maddogs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2010-07-29/augusta-rugby-club-hold-first-tou
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Get in the Game - Rugby

Rugby Who: Augusta Rugby Club What: The club was founded in 1973 by Medical College of Georgia...Ask a rugger, and they'll tell you the camaraderie is what makes rugby great. Augusta teams travel together around the Southeast for league...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/19/oth_378931.shtml
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