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Welcoming Home the National Champions

Dixon welcomes home the Dixon Rugby Club, who won the national championship over Penn High School over the weekend in Utah.

The Dixon Rugby Club showed up in Utah and played their hearts out against a well-trained Penn High School team, earning them a USA National Championship at the U19 single high school level. 

And as the team made its way back home to Dixon, a welcome home celebration was brewing in Dixon, as the team's family members, friends and supporters gathered at the old Pardi Market site on the corner of East A and South First streets to welcome home the champs.

For the Dixon Rugby Club, winning the national championship caps off a stellar season of playing rugby, both regionally and overseas.Check out the photos from the welcome home celebration.

Check out all of Patch's coverage of the Dixon Rugby Club here.

Congrats to the Champs!

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Carlos Villatoro May 21, 2012 at 05:50 PM
Thank you so much Trina for these great photos. If anyone else has photo to add to this gallery, please upload them directly to the story.
Truth whisper May 22, 2012 at 05:15 AM
Super cool. Its weird that the football team is so sub par in D5, but the same kids win national champs in D1. Coaching?

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