April 16, 2016
PRO Rugby Ohio Squad for Opener Against Denver
Photo: PRO Rugby Ohio Team
Denver is anxiously awaiting the arrival later today of the PRO Rugby Ohio team. PRO Rugby kicks off their inaugural League season tomorrow at Infinity Park, Glendale, Colorado. The kickoff will be at 2pm MT, Sunday, April 17th.
This match is the first of two League openers. The other match will take place in Sacramento, California as Sacramento hosts San Francisco.
The training has been intense and this historic match is only hours away. The players will be ready to take the pitch against Denver in match that should not be missed.
PRO Rugby and their five teams are doing all they can to promote the sport. The League has encouraged accessibility to both coaches and players. This has been enthusiastically done as they market the team.
Ohio Squad: 1 Jamie Mackintosh 2 Peter Malcolm 3 Angus MacLellan 4 Pierce Dargan 5 Ryan McTiernan 6 Filippo Ferrarini 7 Matt Hughston 8 Sebastián Kalm 9 Shaun Davies 10 JP Eloff 11 Alex Elkins 12 Taylor Howden 13 Roland Suniula 14 Aaron “Spike” Davis 15 Ahmad Harajly 16 Demecus Beach 17 Cam Falcon 18 Anthony Parry 19 Dominic Pezzutti 20 Chad Joseph 21 Chris Schade 22 Robbie Shaw 23 Mason Baum Coaches: Head Coach-Paule Barford Assistant Coaches: Paul Homes, Eamonn Hogan Manager: Tom Rooney