CMA Rugby defeated Sonoma State University 59-24 in its first league match of the season, scoring 9 tries in the victory. Junior John Bulaich scored twice while other tries were added by juniors Shane Bracken, Kevyn Huntsman, Isaac Carrel, Sean Carroll, Michael M Tumusiime, Jon DiBacco, and freshman Leilua Lualemaga. Tumusiime was good on 4 of 7 conversion kicks while Michael Michaud (2) and Sean Barlow added conversions as well.
CMA"s match against Sonoma State was the first of 4 league games played at CMA in the NSCRO NorCal Small College League's "Super Saturday". Other results included American River Collegiate over CSU Monterey Bay, USF over Humboldt State, and Santa Rosa JC over UOP.
CMA Rugby travels up to Arcata to play Humboldt State in its next league match this Saturday, February 4th. Before the game, CMA Rugby will tour the production factory of Wing Inflatables, a CMA Rugby sponsor. http://www.wing.com
This Wednesday, February 1, CMA Rugby hosts National Varsity Cup Champion University of California at Bodnar Field. Kickoff for the match will be at 7pm. The game will be webcast live and found at:
CMA Rugby's overall record is 3-1, 1-0 in league.