The Columbia Rugby Football Club started their spring season with a game against Sunday Morning Rugby from St. Louis on Saturday, April 24, 2021, at the MKT Trail Scott Boulevard Access in Columbia. The Columbia Outlaws lost the season opener 40-27. "We played beyond my original expectations," said coach Richard Ross. "We did not quit." The Outlaws practiced on Thursday ahead of their next game, the second of two weekly practice sessions they hold regularly.