Category Archives: Recruiting

In Person Practices Start Up Again!

After over a year of virtual meetings and suspended in person games and practices, CWR is excited to announce the start of in-person practices as we gear up for Spring season! In addition, you can still join Cal Women’s Rugby for the Spring by contacting us @ calwomensrugby@gmail.com or on Instagram @calwomensrugby. Fall practice times are already posted on this site and spring practice times and game schedule are still TBD.

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UC Applications are now open!

The University of California Applications are now open for the fall of 2017. Admissions to Cal are incredibly competitive, but the University does a great job of taking a look at the entire applicant, not just grades and test scores. They call it “The Holistic Review”, and you can find more information about this selection approach on their website. Are you on track for meeting the UC admissions requirements? If you’re not sure, make an appointment with your college counselor, or dive deeper…

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Cal Women’s Rugby Pre-Season Beginning Now!

The Cal Women’s Rugby Pre-Season Beginning Now! We are super excited to begin the Fall Season with a bang and to meet lots of new female student athletes! Never played rugby before? NO PROBLEM! We will teach you everything you need to know – including rules and technical aspects of the game, strength training and fitness, as well as fun social activities! We are one of the best sports on campus! Interested new players can join us for an Info Meeting…

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Cal Faces a Tough Davis Team in Muddy Conditions

The weekends’ muddy match was a tough one for the young Cal team against the UC Davis Aggies. The match ended with a score of 12-80, with the Aggies dominating in the first league match of the season. There was consistent rain throughout the match, played at Davis’ Russell IM Fields, leading to sloppy pitch conditions. Though the weather was not ideal, both teams were able to keep knock on’s to a minimum even with the wet pitch and mud. Later…

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Cal Application Deadline Fast Approaching: Nov. 30th

The Cal application submission period for fall 2016 is now open, and accepting applicants through November 30th. All current high school seniors interested in becoming part of the Cal Women’s Rugby Program are strongly encouraged to apply! Everything you need to know about applying to the University of California can be found on the Admissions website. Any high school underclassmen considering a future at Cal, should check out the Top UC & CSU Application Mistakes article written by Karen Fong Donoghue of Rugger’s Edge.…

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