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Wahiawa’s Iosefo and USA Rugby bounce back with win over Canada

The United States Rugby team continued their hot start on Sunday, downing Ireland, 19-17 in...
The United States Rugby team continued their hot start on Sunday, downing Ireland, 19-17 in their second game of pool play at the Olympics.(USA Rugby)
Published: Jul. 27, 2021 at 6:17 PM HST
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The United States men’s rugby team bounced back in Olympic play Tuesday with a 21-14 win over Canada in the consolation matches.

USA veteran and Wahiawa native Martin Iosefo contributed five points and one try in the win for the Americans.

Fellow teammate Carlin Isles led the team with 10 points and two tries.

The United States men’s rugby team fails to reach the podium in Tokyo.

The Americans face South Africa in a placing match.

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