Austin Elite Rugby & Central Texas U19 Squad
Austin Elite Rugby Release – Austin TX, Austin Elite Rugby is proud to congratulate the following players who have been selected for Central Texas Elite U19 High-Performance Team. The High-Performance Program is part of the Austin Elite Rugby Academy and is dedicated to raising the quality and standard of rugby in Central Texas.
Players will have the opportunity of training with high-level coaches, whilst gaining valuable experience along the way.
For the first time, the Central Texas Elite U19 team will run onto the field wearing their new academy colors, each player will proudly wear the socks of their own High school. The team will play on Saturday, 12th May at Burr Field against North and South Texas. Players from all three sides will be playing for a place in the State of Texas team.
“Rick Medina has put together a quality side” commented Alain Hyardet, Austin Elite Rugby Head Coach “We look forward to seeing the players evolve, along with the possibility of being the first generation of academy players representing Austin Elite Rugby”
The State of Texas team will represent Texas in the Rock Mountain Challenge in Colorado, where players have the opportunity to be selected for the USA All American team.
Following the U19 program, Austin Elite Rugby Academy will add a U17 program in fall 2018.
|Tyler Acosta||Rock Rugby|
|Jake Adams||Lake Travis High School|
|Jesus Balderas||Lake Travis High School|
|Kyle Beasley||Westlake High School|
|Carson Cross||Lake Travis High School|
|Efrain DeLaCruz||Lake Travis High School|
|Blake Dollar||Lake Travis High School|
|Liam Elliott||Lake Travis High School|
|Dimitri Gillcrist||Four Points|
|Titus Hall||Lake Travis High School|
|Karch Hoffman||Rock Rugby|
|James Lardner||Westlake High School|
|Max Mora||Lake Travis High School|
|Clayton Means||Rock Rugby|
|Nicholas Nelson||Rock Rugby|
|James Perdue||Westlake High School|
|Wesley Peterson||Westlake High School|
|Roberto Prince||Rock Rugby|
|Branden Ramsey||Lake Travis High School|
|Will Rowden||Rock Rugby|
|Merkel Trevor||Westlake High School|
|Justin Tucker||Rock Rugby|
|Todd George||Rock Rugby|
|James Collyer||Four Points|
|Charlie Cross||Lake Travis High School|
|Caden Eggeling||Westlake High School|
|Kaleb Nieto||Rock Rugby|
Central Texas Elite U19 Management
|Rick Medina||Head Coach U19|
|Eric Reed||Head Coach U17|
|Pedrie Wannenburg||Forwards Coach|
|Gerhard Swart||Back Coach|
|Steve Swindall||Texas HP Director|