Club Sports Roundup

Men’s Rugby
The team opened the Eastern Pennsylvania Rugby Union playoffs with a 38–5 win over Villanova on Saturday. Senior Mark Transue scored a try for the Owls, and juniors Matt Violette and Jim O’Brien also each contributed tries for the Owls in the postseason win.…

Owls zap the Zips for second consecutive shutout

The Temple defense shuts down Akron en route to a 30–0 win.
Make that two shutouts in a row for the Owls. After blanking Buffalo on the road last Saturday by a score of 42–0, the Owls come home to Lincoln Financial Field to shut out the Akron Zips 30–0, the team’s first back-to-back shutouts since 1971.…

Noone completes his rookie season

Temple’s all-time assist leader J.T. Noone recently spent his first professional season between the Union and Harrisburg Islanders.