Rugby scrum to help Ronan’s recovery

CARMEL VALLEY — In support of injured rugby player Ronan Nelson, a benefit communitywide scrum and exhibition games will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. June 9 at Cathedral Catholic High School, 5555 Del Mar Heights Road. Tickets are $10; proceeds benefit Team Ronan Recovery Fund. Buy them online at will also be food, rugby gear and autographs by rugby stars including Hall of Fame rugby coach Gordon Tietjens, former U.S.A. Rugby Men’s Eagles Sevens captain Matt Hawkins, USA Eagles players and X-Game athletes.

Wear black shorts to participate in the demonstration scrum and break the world record. (The scrum is a lineup and is open to all ages; no skill required). For more information, visit or email

Related posts

Children’s Museum celebrates third anniversary

Ellen Wright

Escondido Shines encourages volunteerism in city

Ellen Wright

Encinitas Planning Commission presents on General Plan Update

Jared Whitlock

Calendar Events May 19, 2017


Del Mar will let it snow for Wonderland


Del Mar makes recycling simple

Jean Gillette