The San Diego Mustangs Youth Rugby U10 Advanced and Novice Teams were champions of their respective divisions at the Cal State Games Rugby Sevens Tournament held July 12 in Escondido.
The California State Games is a statewide amateur sports festival that is a grass-roots program of the U.S. Olympic Committee. Rugby Sevens will premiere as an Olympic sport in the 2016 Summer Olympics.
The San Diego Mustangs Rugby Club (sandiegoyouthrugby.org) has teams ranging from U8 to U18 and runs a regular season competitive rugby program from November to May and a Summer Sevens Competitive Rugby Program from May to July. The Mustangs U10 Teams have been champions or finalists at four tournaments held throughout Southern California this summer.