Women’s Rugby Cruises to Multiple Wins at Navy
The Army West Point Women’s Rugby Team impressed on the road May 1, as the Black Knights defeated Service-Academy rival Navy in four straight 7's rugby contests. Army was split into two units (Black and Gold), with both teams playing two games apiece. The Black team won its first contest 10-5, before coming alive for a 46-0 victory in game No. 2.
Team Gold was stellar in game one, winning 59-0. They followed that up with a 28-7 win in their final game of the day. Codi Butt, Abrianna Williams, and Kaylee Cargile led the Black team with two tries each on the day. Rebecca Syrup, Gillian Scott, Sylvi Imrem, and Taylor Driver all also scored a try apiece. Leading the Gold team was Kaitlyn Schwarting, who tallied four tries and eight conversions to lead all Black Knights with 36 total points.
Hailey Hodsden had 25 total points after scoring five tries between the two games. Lauren Ousby added two tries of her own, while Alexis Smalls and Nicole Wantlin each scored a lone try. Molly Murtagh chipped in three conversions to round out the scoring. Read more.