The New England Free Jacks have included Christian Adams in all three of their 2018-2019 exhibition season matches against the Ontario Arrows, Rugby United New York, and the Utah Warriors. The 23-year-old wing is 5’11” and 215 lbs.
Christian attended Perry Stree Preparatory PCS and played rugby, football, and basketball. He was captain of the football team and was named MVP. In rugby, he was a High School All-American his Senior year and played sevens at the Las Vegas Invitational and 15s for the team’s Argentina tour in 2013. He also was selected to the Potomac Rugby Union All-Star Team his Senior year.
He then attended American International College from 2013-2017 and graduated with a Degree in Criminal Justice. He was a three-time Collegiate All-American, earning his first one his Freshman year, the first in the school’s history. He was invited to two USA Under-20s camps, played in the 2014 Super 7s exhibition match against the Ontario Blues in the Collegiate Rugby Championship. AIC won the Las Vegas Invitational while he attended and secured a spot in the CRCs in 2016 and in 2017.
Christian also played for the Northeast Olympic Development Academy and club rugby for Mystic River Rugby Club.