Carlsberg Cup 2021 - Making a Statement
July 24, 2021 | Blog
Carlsberg Cup 2021 San Jose - From what seemed to be a lengthy, hot, intense, 3 weekends of tournaments, the EPA Razorbacks walk away from it with the Carlsberg Cup Plate!
After 3 years of being out of rugby union, the EPA Razorbacks men’s team made a statement and blew out the first weekend of the tournament walking away as the only undefeated team going 4-0. Then closing it out strong on the last weekend of the tournament with a 3-1 standing for the day. Putting the men’s team as runner up in the overall tournament. These boys put up a fight all three weekends and their talent and hard work went far from unnoticed.
The Lady Razorbacks dominated in their first game of Rugby 7s in the first weekend of the tournament with a 24-7 score against East Bay. Then to finish up the tournament the last weekend with a 2-2 record, coming back to play stronger and harder than ever. Incredible improvement was shown from each of these young talented ladies that are new to the game of rugby, giving D1 teams with years of experience a run for their money.
So much talent coming from such a small city. First rugby union tournament back after being gone for three years, the East Palo Alto Razorbacks and Lady Razorbacks showed up and showed out making a statement for their comeback season. This is just the beginning.
Razorbacks mens team huddle after winning against Sacramento 28-7
Lady Razorbacks at kick off against East Bay