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Stafford rugby team continues dominance

H.D. Stafford Skyhawks’ Htoo K’mwee scores a try during his team’s 39-0 victory over the Abby Middle Huskies last week at Stafford during Grade 8 rugby action.  - Gary Ahuja/Langley Times
H.D. Stafford Skyhawks’ Htoo K’mwee scores a try during his team’s 39-0 victory over the Abby Middle Huskies last week at Stafford during Grade 8 rugby action.
— image credit: Gary Ahuja/Langley Times

The H.D. Stafford Skyhawks rugby team continues to soar.

The Grade 8 boys team posted a convincing 39-0 win over the visiting Abbotsford Middle Huskies last Tuesday (April 17).

The victory improved their record in league play to 4-1.

They have outscored the competition 184-44 over those five games.

Max Parsons scored a pair of tries, while Isaish Okoli, Htoo K’mwee, Jayden Korfman and Josh Smallwood had one apiece.

Smallwood was also good on two try conversions and a penalty kick.

The Skyhawks were also at a Super 7s tournament on Friday at Eugene Reimer Middle School in Abbotsford, winning the title with a 17-12 victory over the Fraser Falcons B team.

It capped off a dominating performance for Stafford as in their earlier three games, they won by a combined score of 117-5.

Stafford beat Abby Middle 43-0, Betty Gilbert 36-5 and the Fraser A team 38-0.

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