High school rugby season resumes

NEW GLASGOW – Rugby is back at two local high schools. The host North Nova Gryphons defeated the Dr. J.H. Gillis Royals on Wednesday in their regularly-scheduled girls’ rugby game at the NNEC field. The Northumberland Nighthawks have moved their home games against their male and female counterparts from Cobequid Education Centre to Thursday at […]

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High school rugby cancelled

NEW GLASGOW – The local rugby community is reacting to a decision to eliminate rugby as a high school sport. Rugby teams heard over noon hour on Thursday that the Nova Scotia School Athletic Federation’s Board of Governors decided at its regular spring meeting to cease rugby play as of noon that day, citing safety […]

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St. FX honours rugby players

ANTIGONISH — Katie Pentz has mixed feelings after she and her teammates were once again honoured for their Canadian university women’s rugby championship. The players earned the famed wooden X’s for their Atlantic conference victory and were saluted for their U-Sports Canadian championship they achieved last fall in Wolfville last Thursday during St. Francis Xavier […]

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