GRR: Jesuit Dallas
the snow and cold is leaving Texas and high school rugby is coming back, and this weekend Dallas Jesuit and Allen opened up their seasons with a spirited clash in Big D.
Lake Travis meets up with Jesuit-Dallas Friday night in a marquee clash for Rugby Texas this weekend.
St. Thomas of Houston edged rivals Jesuit of Dallas 17-10 this past weekend in the opening game for both Rugby Texas teams.
Jesuit HS of Dallas hosts the Dallas Jesuit Showdown this weekend, with four teams facing off in the Varsity level, and four more in JV.
All games will be played at Postell Stadium at Jesuit HS.
Jesuit Dallas faces off with Jesuit New Orleans in the first game. Katy HS plays Christian Brothers out of Memphis. Those teams will play a round robin through the weekend.
Dallas Jesuit made the long trip down I-45 to Houston to play a friendly in the Bishops Cup against St. Thomas, and in a very physical clash, it was the Dallas team that came out on top, 21-17.
St. Thomas was missing four starters, but battled hard nonetheless, while Jesuit was resilient, patient, and disciplined in their approach.