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Outing . and All-Blacks last year. This teamholds the rugby championship of theworld, having defeated the teams ofEngland, South Africa, and Australia.Just before leaving for America they wonfrom the Australian Waratahs by a scoreof 30—0. In landing, their motto wasgiven out to be Our goal line not to dirt field. The single score of theAmerican team was made on a penaltyplace kick. The New Zealand All-Blacks showedthat rugby is essentially a game wherespeed and skill are paramount. Everymember of the New Zealand team isable to run a hundred yards under elevenseconds, and three or four men on t

Outing . and All-Blacks last year. This teamholds the rugby championship of theworld, having defeated the teams ofEngland, South Africa, and Australia.Just before leaving for America they wonfrom the Australian Waratahs by a scoreof 30—0. In landing, their motto wasgiven out to be Our goal line not to dirt field. The single score of theAmerican team was made on a penaltyplace kick. The New Zealand All-Blacks showedthat rugby is essentially a game wherespeed and skill are paramount. Everymember of the New Zealand team isable to run a hundred yards under elevenseconds, and three or four men on t Stock Photo
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Outing . and All-Blacks last year. This teamholds the rugby championship of theworld, having defeated the teams ofEngland, South Africa, and Australia.Just before leaving for America they wonfrom the Australian Waratahs by a scoreof 30—0. In landing, their motto wasgiven out to be Our goal line not to dirt field. The single score of theAmerican team was made on a penaltyplace kick. The New Zealand All-Blacks showedthat rugby is essentially a game wherespeed and skill are paramount. Everymember of the New Zealand team isable to run a hundred yards under elevenseconds, and three or four men on thatteam have done the distance in ten flat.They also showed us the value of a goodswerve. The author has seen a NewZealand back run through the entireAll-American team for a touch-down, or,as it is called in rugby, a try. This element of speed was furtherbrought out in the last California-Stan-ford game in which the latter teamwon by a score of 13—8. Every one ofthe Stanford backs was capable of doing. OLYMPIC CLUB PLAYER KICKING TO TOUCH IN PRACTICE GAME AGAINST STANFORD VARSITY better than eleven seconds in the centuryevent. The speed and the wonderfulswerve of Austin, Carrol, and Lach-mund, the Stanford back-field stars,were responsible for the scores that de-feated the University of California. Theonly points scored by the latter werethrough a field goal and through a Stan-ford fumble that one of the heavy Cali-fornia forwards bucked over from theStanford three-yard line. We may truthfully say that rugby onthe Pacific coast centers around what is known as the Big Game, which is playedeach year between Stanford Universityand the University of California. Thiscontest draws people from all over thecountry, graduates of both institutionseven coming from Manila and the Ha-waiian Islands to witness the struggle.No regular sale of seats is made to thepublic, alumni, undergraduates, andgraduates buying all the seats for sale.At the game this year on Stanford fieldthere were ove

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