JWRT: U.S. takes on Chile on Friday; video highlights from Monday’s match

MURRAY, Utah — The United State Under-20 side will try to take a firm control in Pool A when they take on Chile on Friday at 6 p.m. at Murray Park’s rugby stadium. Tonga faces Russia at 4 p.m.

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Here’s a make-your own highlight reel from Monday night’s Tonga-Eagles showdown. Click on this link and skip ahead to these times:
7:00 — Kickoff
13:10 — Tonaga’s Sione Makaafi hits the post.
23:30 — Madison Hughes give U.S. 3-0 lead
45:15 — Makaafi ties the game at 3
48:30 — Tonga quickly makes it 6-3
53:00 — Hughes knots the game at 6-6

105:00 — Second half kickoff
108:00 — Tonga takes 11-6 lead on an impressive thrust up the middle. Alifeleti Atiola barrels in for the try.
116:30 — Hughes converts to make it 11-9
131:00 — Scuffle results in a yellow card for Taniela Vakauta and a red card for Taniela Vakauta
134:40 — Hughes converts the ensuing penalty, taking the lead 12-11.
141:30 — Hughes scores the Eagles’ first try, 17-11.
147:30 — Cameron Falcon punches it for the final score, 22-11

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