Collective Offensive Effort Leads Men's Rugby Past Navy
The Army West Point Men's Rugby team had a successful road trip this past Saturday afternoon, securing a dominant 39-13 win over rival Navy.
The Black Knights got off to a strong start offensively as plebe Dom Tianga scored his first collegiate try in the 6th minute to give Army an early 7-0 lead. Captain Matthew Meehan then followed suit, adding the Black Knights second try of the day only 11 minutes in.
After a successful Navy penalty kick in the 16th minute, Army answered back with their third try of the day by Larry Williams, boosting their lead to 16. Despite two more scores by the Midshipman, the Black Knights offense remained relentless, posting three more tries on the afternoon from Nolan Green, Parker Ross and Robert Barrett. Read more.