When Appalachian State (AHO) featured in the 2022 Collegiate Rugby Association of America (CRAA) Division II Spring post-season, the Mountaineers were happy to showcase themselves and their ability to bring a big team to Houston. A year later, the stoke is more nuanced, and now the Boone, N.C., program has embraced more competitive goals and is relishing the opportunity to play more and diverse rugby.
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