Rugby women fall in Seattle

Cowichan’s senior women’s rugby team took their best game to Seattle last Saturday, but lost 37-12.

Cowichan’s senior women’s rugby team took their best game to Seattle last Saturday, but couldn’t beat the best team in the B.C. Premier League, falling 37-12.

The Cowichan women have put together a record of two ties, six losses and one win since moving to the premiership. The team has a bye this weekend and visits Capilanos on Feb. 27.

The Cowichan men had a bye last weekend, and will resume their Island First Division schedule this Saturday at home against Westshore’s second team,which sits last in the First Division.

This Saturday will also be Red Arrow Brewing appreciation day at the rugby club. There will be a barbecue at the club, and new white alternate jerseys that have been provided by the brewery will be unveiled.