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The Billings Bulls will face the Missoula Maggots at 1 p.m. today in the championship match of the Montana Rugby Union Championships at Billings' South Park.

Billings advanced to the title match with a 61-0 victory over the University of Montana Jesters in Saturday's semifinal round.

Billings, 10-0 on the season, received a first-round bye.

Luke Baker and Greg Koszuta each had two tries for Billings. Jake Nelson, Brock Ping, Chris Newton, Chad Ingraham and Earl Radonski each had one try. Nelson was 8-for-9 on kicks.

In first-round matches Saturday, the Missoula Maggots blanked the Helena All-Blues 64-0, the University of Montana Jesters downed the Spokane Razorbacks 22-7 and the Kalispell Moose defeated the Bozeman Cutthroats 21-10.

The Missoula Maggots downed Kalispell 21-11 in the other semifinal match.

Billings is seeking its first Union title since capturing the crown from 1998-2000.

Preliminary matches will be held at 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. today.

—John Letasky

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