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Ahwatukee Rugby Club prepares for state championship game

By Jason Skda/AFN Staff 04/17/2017, 10:15am MST

For the second consecutive year, the third-place Ahwatukee Rugby Club is heading to the state championship finals after defeating the second-place Tucson Blackbirds over the weekend.

Local rugby club changes name to expand reach, recognize participants

By Paul Maryniak, AFN Executive Editor 10/31/2016, 1:45pm MST

Organizers of a local boys’ rugby club could no longer deny it: the team just isn’t a Desert Vista High entity anymore. So in recognition of the contributions made by boys outside that school, Desert Vista Rugby is now the Ahwatukee Rugby Club.

Desert Vista rugby team brings families, rivals together

By Eric Smith, Ahwatukee Foothills NEWS 04/30/2016, 6:00am MST

Students gather in a park not far from Desert Vista High School. They don’t use one of the school’s field because they aren’t yet a varsity sport; but that doesn’t mean they don’t work together or work hard.