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Rugby's Olympic return in sight

Dartmouth's Alex Magleby leads Team USA as it preps for 2016 Games

Updated: July 22, 2012, 7:51 PM ET
By Scott Barboza | ESPNBoston.com

Alex Magleby's attention is directed south and four years into the future.

The world is about to be captivated by the London Olympics, but the Dartmouth College rugby coach is already looking ahead, preparing for 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro. At that time, the sport of rugby will be reintroduced to the world (it was last an Olympic sport in 1924), and Magleby will be the man to lead the United States back.

The Americans technically are the defending gold medalists. Team ...

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