Local sports team plays for a cause



Columbia - The Columbia Rugby Football Club is suiting up in a different kind of way for its upcoming Breast Cancer Awareness Rugby match.The group revealed its decision on Facebook, showcasing what the new pink jerseys look like and encouraging people to come out to support the upcoming game.Chuck Rudkin is the club president. He said supporting the team means supporting a greater cause."We know that one in six women will get breast cancer in their lifetime, so we wear that on the back of our jerseys to show support and awareness," Rudkin said.The team also plans to auction off the jerseys to fans after their game on Saturday. The proceeds will go to organizations like Pink Pursuit and the Ellis Fischel Cancer Center."I mean the impact is real. We...

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