Old Glory DC re-signed Casey Renaud for the 2022 Major League Rugby season. He was the team’s 11th pick in the 2020 Major League Rugby Collegiate draft. The 24-year-old lock (25 in May) is 6’8″ and 245 lbs.
Casey played 174 minutes in 10 matches in 2021 for Old Glory.
Casey is from Charlotte, Vermont, and attended South Burlington High School where he played football as a defensive end. He then enrolled at Kutztown University where he played four years of rugby program under Dr. Gregg Jones between 2015-2019, earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication and Media Studies. He also was honored as a Collegiate All-American Honorable Mention after attending a USA Collegiate All-American Camp in 2019.
According to Doc Jones, Casey is more than a lineout specialist and is strong both defensively and offensively. Renaud was a key member in helping Kutztown win the 2019 Rugby East League title. During Summer 2019 he played with Belmont Shore and recently he trained in New Zealand with Whangamata.