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Rugby adds new coaches

Rugby adds new coaches

February 5, 2020

Rugby sees win in schedule changes

Sydney Mohr, Features Editor

October 30, 2019

Winona State University’s women’s rugby team ended their regular season undefeated, even with a minor schedule change happening a few days before their last game. The Black Katts were supposed to play Iowa State University a...

Women’s rugby ready to defend title

Lauren Lott, Sports Reporter

April 4, 2018

The reigning national champion Winona State University’s women’s rugby team is gearing up this semester for a return to nationals in the fall. “Spring is the orientation semester to give girls a feel of the intensity a...

Rugby confident after season opener loss

Allison Mueller

March 29, 2017

By Emma Cavanaugh / Winonan Normally, a 52-10 loss would devastate a team. This was not the case for the Winona State University Women’s rugby team, the Black Katts, in their season opener on Saturday, March 25 against the Un...

Women’s rugby shuts out opponents in tournament

Allison Mueller

March 30, 2016

Reid Peters / Winonan Throughout the last few years, the Winona State University women’s rugby team has shown its dominance, participating in five Division II College Fall championships. The Black Katts outscored their ...

Black Katts continue success over summer

Allison Mueller

September 9, 2015

Allison Mueller/Winonan From the U.S. to the U.K. the Black Katts represented Winona State University this summer as the women’s rugby team dominated three 7s tournaments, while four players also went on a rugby tour with the Midwest Thunderbirds. Ranked 17th ...

Women’s rugby revisits national championship

Allison Mueller

January 21, 2015

Allison Mueller/Winonan Winona State University women’s rugby team had a “spectacular” season according to head coach Josh Krzewinski. The Black Katts scored a total of 1,022 points this year while giving up 108. In...

Women’s rugby advances to Final Four

Allison Mueller

November 19, 2014

Allison Mueller/ Winonan After three weeks without a match the Winona State University women’s rugby team the Black Katts traveled to Cedar Falls, Iowa over the weekend to compete in the National Sweet 16 and Elite 8. Junior...

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