Wednesday, July 19, 2017

USA Hawks Named To Face Jamaica

Several union players will get the chance to run out for the USA Hawks in a rugby league international against Jamaica next Saturday in Jacksonville. The match is part of the Hawks World Cup preparation. Former Eagles 7s player Marcus Satavu will start for the team as well New York based union players like Dom DeFalco and Joshua Rice. Junior Vaivai, who is originally form American Samoa but plays his rugby in Australia, will also be on the team. The Atlanta Rhinos led the way with four selections on the team.

Squad (1-13): Gabe Farley (Philadelphia), Marcus Satavu (Brooklyn), Junior Vaivai (Illawarra Wests), Taylor Alley (Central Florida), Jonathan St. John (Tampa), Dom DeFalco (Brooklyn), Matt Walsh (White Plains), Josh Rice (New York), Kristian Freed (White Plains), Andrew Kneisly (Philadelphia), Fotukava Malu (Atlanta), David Ulch (Tampa), Nicholas Newlin (Atlanta)

Bench: Sean Hunt (Atlanta), Martwain Johnson (Delaware), Bart Longchamp (Central Florida), Chris Frazier (Northern Virginia), Terrance Williams--Stand-by (Atlanta)

1 comment:

  1. You won't see most of these guys at the RlWC. We'll end up picking mostly heritage players just like we did 4 years ago. My guess is, 3-6 domestic players, at most.