Category "Rugby"

RAISING SCHOLAR ATHLETES: LEONARD & NATALIE CALVO

RAISING SCHOLAR ATHLETES: LEONARD & NATALIE CALVO

Raising three scholar athletes was no easy task for parents Leonard and Natalie Clavo. Their three boys Nainoa, Lenny and Matias have excelled in the classroom as well as in the sports they play. GSPN takes a timeout with mom and dad to find out how they have managed and continue manage raising scholar athletes.

PHOTO GALLERY: JV RUGBY

PHOTO GALLERY: JV RUGBY

GSPN’s Michael Ebio brings you the best shots from Saturday’s JV rugby finale at the GW Field!

2018 IIAAG ALL-ISLAND RUGBY SELECTIONS

2018 IIAAG ALL-ISLAND RUGBY SELECTIONS

Here’s the full list of the 2018 All-Island Rugby selections.

GECKOS WIN 7TH STRAIGHT, FRIARS GRAB THREE-PEAT

GECKOS WIN 7TH STRAIGHT, FRIARS GRAB THREE-PEAT

The GW Lady Geckos are champs for the 7th straight year and the FD Friars captured their 3rd straight in the IIAAG Rugby Finale.

SEMIS: FRIARS TO FACE SHARKS IN RUGBY FINALS

SEMIS: FRIARS TO FACE SHARKS IN RUGBY FINALS

The IIAAG boys rugby finals is set with the top two teams earning Tuesday evening victories at the GW Field. The FD Friars dominated action against the GW Geckos while the Sanchez Sharks overwhelmed the JFK Islanders.

SHARKS RUGBY KEEPING UP WITH THE TIDE

SHARKS RUGBY KEEPING UP WITH THE TIDE

The Sanchez Sharks have been swimming under the sonar of boys rugby. Long time coach Ron Ruiz added National Rugby Team members Chris Sgro and Joseph Mateo to the coaching staff a year ago that has the program on the rise.

GECKOS, FRIARS EARN WEEK 5 WINS

GECKOS, FRIARS EARN WEEK 5 WINS

Week 5 in the IIAAG went down at Southern High Saturday in a showdown just weeks away from the playoffs.

FRIARS DOWN GECKOS IN IIAAG RUGBY RIVALRY GAME

FRIARS DOWN GECKOS IN IIAAG RUGBY RIVALRY GAME

In one of the most intense rivalries of IIAAG high school rugby, the FD Friars got the win over the GW Geckos on Saturday morning at the JFK Field. A big second half by the Friars led by Jalen Delgado and Noah Diaz, who each scored two tries, led FD to the 24-3 victory.

COUGARS GET MONUMENTAL WIN OVER GECKOS

COUGARS GET MONUMENTAL WIN OVER GECKOS

For just the second time in six and a half years, the GW Geckos have lost a rugby match. During Saturday’s host of games at the Wettengale Field, the Academy Cougars stunned the six-time defending champs with a 10-5 victory in the afternoon game.

2018 RUGBY SEASON KICKS OFF AT OKKODO

2018 RUGBY SEASON KICKS OFF AT OKKODO

12 games from the girls and three games from the boys was enough to fill up your Saturday as the IIAAG rugby season kicked off at the Okkodo Field. The GW Lady Geckos and Academy Cougars cleaned out their opening day with three straight wins while the FD Friars got their third title defense underway with a big win over the Southern Dolphins.