Legacy Rugby Academy Names Emil Walton Lead 7s Coach

Legacy Rugby Academy Release

The Legacy Rugby Academy is excited to announce that Emil Walton has been hired and is now the Lead 7’s Coach of the Legacy Rugby Academy. He will lead both the men’s and women’s programs going into this summer.

Emil has a tremendous back ground in the sport as both a coach and a player. He is currently the head coach at the University of Louisville. In addition he is the U.S. based recruiter for S.A.S. rugby out of South Africa and is also the founder of the Nucleus Rugby Academy.

Coach Walton has a successful history of player development and program development. Emil is a great fit for Legacy, and we look forward to seeing our 7’s program go forward under his leadership.

Quote below:

“I’m very excited for the opportunity Legacy Academy has given me to help develop athletes in their program. Brandon Sparks, Michael Kuhl and Ben Mateialona have done a great job building the foundation and I’m excited to follow in their footsteps and help continue building a great rugby environment and experience for the Legacy Academy athletes.”

-Emil Walton

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