Rugby ATL signed Julian Montes at prop for the 2020 Major League Rugby season. The Tulsa, Oklahoma native is 25-years-old, 5’11” and 250lbs.
Julian played football from 2010-2012 at Memorial High School. Following his graduation in 2013, he attended Life University after he raised his GPA and played on the team until 2019. The team won the National Championship in 2018 and in 2019. He also played for Tulsa Rugby Club from 2014-2016.
Julian was recognized by the United States as a 2019 Collegiate All-American and he played with the All-Americans against the Canadian University All-Stars at Glendale, Colorado on July 27, 2019.
Julian is among a number of recent college graduates who have joined Rugby ATL in 2020.