San Diego Legion signed tighthead prop Nathan Sylvia for a second Major League Rugby season. The 24-year-old is 6’2″ and 260 lbs.
Nathan excelled in rugby as Cal Poly and was named as a2016 USA Rugby Collegiate All-American Honorable Mention. He also was among several D1A Rugby players to train with the ACT Brumbies in Canberra, Australia in 2016. While there, he played with Randwick Rugby Club Under-20s.
In 2018 Nathan played with San Francisco Golden Gate Rugby Club in the Pacific Rugby Premiership. He then joined the San Diego Legion for their inaugural Major League Rugby season. He returns to the Legion for 2019 and will be part of the front row depth that is required for the team to return to the playoffs in 2019.