The defending Division I state champion made a stellar 2019 postseason debut.

Now, the Hudson Rugby Club girls team has a date with its biggest rival.

Hudson cruised to a 32-15 victory over host Medina in the opening round of the Division I state tournament Wednesday at Kenneth Dukes Stadium.

With the win, Hudson (4-4) is scheduled to play multiple-time state champion Cleveland St. Joseph Academy in a state semifinal contest May 25 at Fortress Obetz.

Anna Walters led Hudson with three tries and Allison Hess finished with two tries. Aiyanah Peeples added one try and Lauren Knoblauch had a conversion for Hudson.