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Air Force rugby reigns supreme, defends title

The 2009 Armed Forces Rugby Championship culminated Friday after a team representing the United States Air Force dealt Army's ruggers a decisive blow in the final match of the four-day long tournament.

Air Force defended their title by outscoring Army 34-0.

In consolation play, the United States Marine Corps team beat Navy, 34-10.

Five members of the Army team were named to the All-Tournament team.

Teams competing at this event represented the best athletes from all five branches of the Armed Force.

The Armed Forces Sports Programs include 18 Armed Forces Championships, 7 national championships and 20 international championships within the Conseil International de Sports Militaire (CISM).

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