USA Rugby won the first match against Canada in a tight game. Lots to do ahead of the second match at Bear Mountain Stadium.
Junior All-Americans vs. Canada | May 26, 2012 | Langford, B.C.
15 Madison Hughes (Dartmouth)
14 Pasefika Iosia (Belmont Shore)
13 So’e Tatafu (Snake River)
12 Kingsley McGowan (St. Mary’s College – California)
11 Noah Tarrant (Oceanside Hurricanes)
10 Will Magie* (Leeds University)
9 Alex Taefu (Tempe)
1 Vei Tomasi (Oakland Warthogs)
2 Cameron Falcon (Louisiana State)
3 Angus MacClellan (Davenport University)
4 Nick Barrett (Spearhead Academy)
5 Pierce Dargan (Trinity College – Dublin)
6 Tim O’Hara (Santa Clara)
7 Teli Veamatahau (Spearhead Academy)
8 Alex Goff (Arkansas State)
Casper Huizenga (Kutztown)
Khrys Speed (Bedford Academy)
Aladdin Schirmer (Central Washington)
Brendan Hardiman (San Francisco Golden Gate)
Nick Boyer (Cal)
Sione Letoi (Tempe)
Tanner Barnes (Central Washington)
Travis Whitlock (Back Bay)
USA Rugby U20s v Canada U20s – Canada with the early pressure scored 3 tries in the first 15 minutes…
…but the USA rally…
USA Rugby U20s Cameron Falcon’s try
For full match photography go to Judy Teasdale Photography
Result: USA Rugby U20s 34-28 Canada Rugby U20s!!!
Job done the USA Rugby Coaching team head home…
Next stop for USA Rugby U20s …Salt Lake City, 18-30 June for the Junior World Rugby Trophy.
See you there!
Gavin Hickie, USA Rugby U20s Forwards Coach, is a former Ireland, Leinster and Leicester rugby player now based in California and taking rugby to the USA. He writes for RugbyMag.com and other publications when not coaching for Belmont Shore and blogging on lineoutcoach.com #busy