Corning Rugby Club splits doubleheader

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The Corning Rugby Club split a doubleheader at Corning Memorial Stadium on Saturday.

The Corning boys won against Fairport 27-10.

The Corning girls lost to Hamburg 29-24.

High School rugby is growing in participation throughout New York State and the U-19 Corning Rugby Club is one of the fastest growing clubs in the state.

The club has students participating from Corning, Elmira, Horseheads, and Canisteo.

The girls are led by Quinnipiac commit Erin Terwilliger.

The boys won the Susquehanna University Rugby Invitational this season.

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