PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The Colby College men's rugby team finished in seventh place at the National Small College 7s Championship after taking a 35-12 win over Solano Community College in the seventh-place game Sunday.
Christendom, which played in the national final Sunday afternoon, and the Mules were tied 19-19 before Colby lost by one try. The Mules led 5-0 early against Wisconsin-Stevens Point.
The eight teams were divided into two pools of four and each squad played three matches Saturday. The top two teams in each pool advanced to Sunday’s championship bracket. The bottom two teams played in the consolation bracket.