May 13, 2014 > Gladiators travel to Dallas for national quarterfinals
Gladiators travel to Dallas for national quarterfinals
Submitted By Christin Scholten
Undefeated, Life Chiropractic College West Gladiators will face another tough match-up in quarterfinal play as they take on the Dallas Athletic Rugby Club (DARC) in Dallas on May 17.Ê Continued success would allow the Gladiators to compete in the Division III USA National Rugby Finals in Madison, WI on May 31st. On May 3rd, the Gladiators triumphed following a tough battle with Northwest Champion Budd Bay Buffalos 34-24 in Boise, Idaho.
Off the field, the Gladiators face challenges in fundraising to get the team and officials to the playoffs.ÊThe teamÕs airfare alone will cost $33,000.Ê Any local people or businesses that would like to support the team can contact Coach Dr. Tez Molloy at (510) 329Ð1769 or visit the team website at www.lifewestrugby.com or the teamÕs GoFundMe campaign at www.gofundme.com/8jseig.