USA Rugby Men’s Collegiate All-Americans

July 21, 2017

USA Rugby Men’s Collegiate All-Americans


Doug Coil

USA Rugby has included 122 student-athletes as Men’s Collegiate All-Americans for the 2016-17 season. The list includes 30 players honored with First XV and Second XV recognition in 15s, 72 on the Honorable Mention list, and 36 athletes as Sevens All-Americans.

Collegiate All-American First XV
1. Kevin Sullivan – University of California, Berkeley
2. Chad Gough – University of Utah
3. Chance Wenglewski – Lindenwood University
4. Connor Sweet – University of California, Berkeley
5. Matthew Jensen – Brigham Young University
6. Alec Barton – Saint Mary’s College
7. Kevin O’Connor – Saint Mary’s College
8. Maciu Koroi – Life University
9. Holden Youngert – Saint Mary’s College
10. Russell Webb – University of California, Berkeley
11. Harley Davidson – Life University
12. Cody Melphy – Life University
13. Bryce Campbell – Indiana University
14. Marcus Tupuola – Notre Dame College
15. Cristian Rodriguez – Lindenwood University

Collegiate All-American Second XV
1. Estevan Florez – Life University
2. Peter Malcolm – Wheeling Jesuit University
3. Alex Maughan – Life University
4. Thomas Cheslek – Davenport University
5. Jeremy Lenaerts – Central Washington University
6. Malcolm May – Pennsylvania State University
7. Khristoffer Walser – Arkansas State University
8. Vili Helu – Saint Mary’s College
9. Roland Blackiston – California State University, Long Beach
10. Duncan van Schalkwyk – Life University
11. Tyler Sousley – Indiana University
12. Zack Young – Arkansas State University
13. Anthony Salaber – University of California, Berkeley
14. Sam Cusano – University of California, Berkeley
15. Dylan Audsley – Saint Mary’s College

Collegiate All-American Honorable Mention
Juan Pablo Aguirre – Center, Lindenwood University, Belleville
Dominique Bailey – Loose forward, Davenport University
Mickey Bateman – Scrum half, Lindenwood University
Lukem Beaumont – Center, Louisiana State University – Alexandria
Trace Bolstad – Scrum half, University of Minnesota, Duluth
Matt Brennan – Loose forward, Arizona State University
Maceo Brown – Center, Grand Canyon University
Chris Burian – Loose forward, Pennsylvania State University
Michael Cesar – Hooker, University of Southern California
Mitchell Cochell – Center, United States Air Force Academy
Colten Collings – Hooker, University of California, Davis
Connor Cudeback – Prop, California Polytechnic University
Jason Damm – Loose forward, Clemson University
Scott Dean – Fly half, Central Washington University
Sione Fangaiuiha – Center, Arkansas State University
Josh Farnsworth – Full back, University of California, Davis
Alex Faison-Donahoe – Wing, Kutztown University
Nick Feakes – Fly half, Lindenwood University
Jake Feury – Center, Middlebury College
Zach Forro – Center, Notre Dame College
Drew Gaffney – Loose forward, University of California, Berkeley
Brady Gent – Full back, Davenport University
Tomas Ghattas – Prop, Lindenwood University
Jake Glass – Prop, Kutztown University
Corey Graham – Fly half, Notre Dame College
Dan Gresser – Full back, Xavier University
Patrick Hafenbridle – Hooker, Bethel College
John Hayden – Prop, Central Washington University
Terrence Hellender – Loose forward, University of Wyoming
Jake Hidalgo – Wing, Indiana University
William Hock – Hooker, Boston College
Ryan Iskowitz – Prop, University of Mary Washington
Mike Islava – Lock, Life University
Luc Joseph – Hooker, University of Notre Dame
Thomas Kacor – Loose forward, Western Michigan University
Jackson Kaka – Loose forward, Brigham Young University
Jihad Khabir – Fly half, American International College
Jake Lachina – Full back, U.S. Military Academy West Point
Faaitua Laei – Wing, Brigham Young University
Isaiah Lopez – Center, New England College
Jordan Lupton – Loose forward, Florida State University
Alexander MacDonald – Loose forward, Life University
Brendon MacDonald – Fly half, Claremont Colleges
Vetekina Malafu – Wing, Kutztown University
Bradley Mapes – Wing, University of California, Davis
Aaron Matthews – Center, Saint Mary’s College
Hugh McAllister – Lock, Wheeling Jesuit University
Brian McKellar – Prop, Pennsylvania State University
Conor McNerny – Loose forward, United States Naval Academy
Ani Mteto – Center, Iowa Central Community College
Selby Niumataiwalu – Center, Pennsylvania State University
James Ronan – Scrum half, Pennsylvania State University
Alex Ruiz – Scrum half, Florida State University
Michael Scarcella – Center, Iona College
Chris Schoeman – Lock, Lindenwood University
Kevin Schofield – Wing, Brigham Young University
Kadis Simmons – Loose forward, Louisiana State University – Alexandria
Seimou Smith – Wing, Southern Connecticut State University
Nathan Sylvia – Prop, California Polytechnic University
Teddy Terezis – Fly half, Indiana University
Clayton To – Loose forward, Claremont Colleges
Vili Toluta’u – Loose forward, Central Washington University
Alex Vorster – Hooker, Brigham Young University
Zach Webber Wing, Brigham Young University
Dante Weeks – Wing, University of Arizona
Harley Wheeler – Wing, Life University
Jared Whippy – Fly half, Brigham Young University
Josh Whippy – Full back, Brigham Young University
Calvin Whiting – Center, Brigham Young University
Mitch Wilson – Full back, Life University
Dawit Workie – Fly half, Dartmouth College
Jacob Zinda – Wing, San Diego State University

Collegiate All-American Sevens First Team
Dylan Audsley – Saint Mary’s College
Cian Barry – University of California, Los Angeles
Alex Dorrier – Indiana University
Sione Fangaiuiha – Arkansas State University
Nick Feakes – Lindenwood University
Vetekina Malafu – Kutztown University
Cody Melphy – Life University
Cristian Rodriguez – Lindenwood University
Kyle Rogers – University of Arizona
Anthony Salaber – University of California, Berkeley
Tyler Sousley – Indiana University
Russell Webb – University of California, Berkeley

Collegiate All-American Sevens Second Team
Michael Baska – Lindenwood University
Maceo Brown – Grand Canyon University
Jack Casey – University of Arkansas
Sam Cusano – University of California, Berkeley
Reece Czarnecki – Davenport University
Chad Gough – University of Utah
Jihad Khabir – American International College
Lorenzo Thomas – Lindenwood University
Duncan van Schalkywk – Life University
Jimmy Wolfer – Saint Joseph’s University
Dawit Workie – Dartmouth College
Zach Young – Arkansas State University

Collegiate All-American Sevens Division II Team
Jesse Adelberg – Endicott College
Dylan Carrol – Southern Connecticut State University
John Grams – University of Wisconsin, Whitewater
Niklas Hathawat – Principia College
Tyrek Huntley – University of North Carolina, Charlotte
Ryan Johns – University of North Carolina, Charlotte
Kyle Kent – Drexel University
Nate Rolling – Norwich University
Troy Salt – University of Hartford
Semiou Smith – Southern Connecticut State University
John St. Pierre – Norwich University
Levi Van Lanen – University of Wisconsin, Whitewater

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