Austin Gilgronis added JP Novak for the 2020 Major League Rugby season. The 39-year-old back row is 6’4″ and 230 lbs.
Novak is Rochester, New York and lives in Austin, Texas. He went to Fox Chapel High School and James Madison University from 1998-2003 and played varsity football. He graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Finance.
He is a long time member of the Austin Huns and is the club’s Board of Directors. He is also the owner of 512 Solar.
Novak played with the Austin Gilgronis during 2020 preseason matches and now opens the regular season on the week one roster against the Toronto Arrows.