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UW-W alum living his rugby dream

Ross Guyette, Assistant Sports Editor

September 24, 2019

Alum Ben Landry has continued to chase his athletic goals by being able to represent his country in the Rugby World Championships. The Pewaukee native was a three-sport athlete in high-school and came to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater to play on the men’s rugby team. Ben came to Whitewater...

Men’s club rugby team wins national title

May 1, 2011

First it was the UW-Whitewater football team in December that won a national championship. Then it was the men’s wheelchair basketball team’s turn to snatch a national title of its own in March. Now, it’s the men’s club rugby team that is bringing home the hardware. Behind an impressive defensive fro...

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