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In this 2005 file photo, Penn's Joel Bennett (left) tries to bring down a Mt. Carmel player during action at the Midwest Rugby Championships. Penn will host the 2014 National Rugby Championships May 15-17 at the Moose Complex in Elkhart. (Jennifer Shephard / The Elkhart Truth)

The Boys High School National Rugby Championships are scheduled for Thursday through Saturday, May 15-17, at Moose Rugby Grounds in Elkhart. (Photo Supplied)
Elkhart playing host boys high school national rugby event
Posted on May 13, 2014 at 5:00 a.m.

ELKHART — The Boys High School National Rugby Championships will be held in Elkhart again this year at the Moose Rugby Grounds on C.R. 6, across from the Elkhart Municipal Airport.

Penn High School is ranked No. 3 nationally in the single-school bracket and is scheduled to play its first game at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 15, against St. Thomas Aquinas.

The tournament is scheduled for Thursday through Saturday, May 15-17, with 24 teams vying for either a single-school or multi-school club championship.

A three-day pass is $15. Children younger than 12 will be admitted free.