The West Coast Women’s Rugby Conference closed its 15s season with a championship weekend at San Jose State University. Of the top-four teams – Cal Poly, San Jose State, Santa Clara University and UC Santa Cruz – the Women of Sparta set the example, playing hard, fast rugby across two matches, and claiming their first-ever conference trophy.
The Saturday semifinals began with San Jose State (SJSU) and Cal Poly, and while the Mustangs posted an impressive 26 points on the eventual champion, the home team put down 68. Aimee Ramos led . . .