Rugby ATL signed Joaquin De la Vega Mendia for the 2022 Major League Rugby season. The 22-year-old flyhalf (23 in April) is 5’11” and 170 lbs.
Joaquin is from Don Torcuato, Argentina, and attended Cardenal Newman College. He played for the Argentina U20s in the U20s Junior World Championship in both 2018 and 2019. He also played club rugby since 2017 with Hindú in the Urba Top 14.