Old Glory DC signed John Rizzo for the remainder of the 2022 Major League Rugby season. The 23-year-old fullback is 6’0″ and 205 lbs.
John is from St John, Indiana, and attended Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis between 2017 to 2021 with one semester at West Point, where he played D1A rugby for Army-West Point. He was the vice-president of IUPUI Rugby Club and graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management. He also attended Kelly School of Business for a graduate degree.
John played for the EIRA Midwest and also for the Capital Selects. Since May 2021 he played for the Washington Irish RFC.