Heun to participate in Army-Navy rivalry – rugby style

March 31, 2015

luke_heun_rugbyThe celebrated Army-Navy rivalry hits the rugby field this weekend and Palmer’s Luke Heun will be part of the action.

Heun is one of the offensive weapons for the fifth-ranked Army Red Knights entering the Battle of the Service Academies Saturday at the West Point Academy in New York.

Army brings a 6-0 record into the big game and going 5-0 in winning the Four Leaf 15s Tournament last week.

Heun, of Palmer High fame, registered three tries on the day as Army beat Seton Hall, Loyola, American, Fairfield and Stony Brook.

The 5-foot-11, 190-pound winger scored twice in the championship game as Army stomped Stony Brook 70-0.