The ACT XV have come home with the wind in their sail to knock Samoa A over 58-19 in the opening round of the Pacific Rugby Cup in Wanniassa on Friday.
George Smith has finished his first training session as a University of Canberra Brumbies player since 2010, learning the team’s calls and plays in preparations for the clash with the Waratahs next Saturday night.
University of Canberra Brumbies coach, Jake White has named 15 contracted players to feature for the ACT XV when they open the Pacific Rugby Cup against Samoa A this Friday night.
The University of Canberra Brumbies have launched their Centenary Strip in celebration of 100 years of life in the Australian Capital.
George Smith will join the University of Canberra Brumbies on a short term contract, filling the final spot on the team's 35-man squad.
A four-try bonus point has highlighted a tough win for the University of Canberra Brumbies over the Rebels on Friday night in Melbourne, with the visitors eventually walking away 30-13 winners.
Jake White has made just one change to the starting side which beat the Reds last weekend, with Joseph Tomane being given the nod to start on the wing over Henry Speight.
Jake White has been recognised as an Adjunct Professor by the University of Canberra, with the Brumbies Principal Partner keen to use his expert rugby knowledge for the betterment of their institution.
If the performance on the weekend is anything to go by, then 2013 is going to a big year for the University of Canberra Brumbies back-rowers Peter Kimlin and Fotu Auelua.
2013 is off to a flying start in the Australian Capital, with the University of Canberra Brumbies keeping the Reds tryless to win 24-6 on Saturday night.