Vail rugby dusts Aspen, eyes league title

10th August, 2014 by

By Chris Freud

VAIL — The drive for five is on. The Vail Rugby Football Club downed archrival Aspen, 50-14, on Saturday afternoon, setting up a de facto championship game for the Mountain League title next weekend up in Steamboat Springs. And while Vail remains focused on capturing its fifth consecutive circuit championship, and Steamboat of late has been the biggest roadblock for High County supremacy, there remains satisfaction in toppling the Gentlemen of Aspen, the local side’s ancient rival. Unlike their previous fixtures against Mountain League foes, this one was an actual battle with Vail leading only 21-14 early in the second …

Source: Vail Daily Feed



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