Old Glory DC re-signed Dacoda Worth for the 2021 Major League Rugby season. The 29-year-old back-row is 6’3″ and 230 lbs.
Dacoda played for Old Glory DC during their 2020 preseason matches but did not play during the pandemic shortened regular-season. He also played for the Capital Selects.
Dacoda played with Old Glory during the 2019 exhibition season. He also played in the Rugbytown 7s with the All-Army Sevens. In December Dacoda played with the Old Glory Selects against the USA Rugby South Panthers. He also plays for Northern Virginia Rugby Club (NOVA).
Dacoda is from Indianapolis, Indiana, and attended Indiana University from 2014-2018, earning a Bachelor’s Degree in International Relations and played rugby for the D1A club. He was named Forward of the Year in 2019 and was the Co-MVP in 2018 with Alex Dorrier. In 2016 he participated in a summer Study Abroad program in Leipzig, Germany.
Dacoda is in the U.S. Army and has been an Intelligence Analyst Supervisor since 2011. He has played rugby with the Scottsdale Blues, NOVA Rugby, and is a three-time All-Army Sevens player.