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Name: Colten Elkin

Year: Sophomore

Position: Lock

Hometown: Indianapolis, Indiana

High School: North Central High School

Major: Astronautical Engineering

Most Memorable Moment Playing Rugby: State Championship Victory in 2014

Favorite Rugby Player: Sonny Bill Williams

Favorite Post-Game Meal: Strawberry-Banana Core Power

Favorite Pre-Game Music: Kanye West’s Yeezus

If I were an animal, I would be: A Brown Bear

Three items I would bring to a deserted island: Running Shoes, a Knife, a Hammock

Celebrity Crush: Emma Watson

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Name: Kian Azizirad

Year: Freshman

Position: Prop

Hometown: Seattle, Washington

High School: The Bush School

Major: Biology

Most Memorable Moment Playing Rugby: Playing against the High School All Americans in Las Vegas

Favorite Rugby Player: Alesana Tuilagi

Favorite Post-Game Meal: Burgers

Favorite Pre-Game Music: Chief Keef, Billionaire Black, Lil Jay

If I were an animal, I would be: A Polar Bear

Three items I would bring to a deserted island: A Hover Board, Wifi, and a Boat

 

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Name: Jeff Stratford

Year: Senior

Position: Prop/Lock

Hometown: Carmel, Indiana

High School: Carmel High School

Major: Theatre with a Chemistry Minor

Most Memorable Moment Playing Rugby: The time I played my first full match. Eighty minutes of non-stop rugger football style love of the game. Hooray!

Favorite Rugby Player: Nemani Nadolo

Favorite Post-Game Meal: Salmon with a vegetable medley, hummus, and tortilla chips.

Favorite Pre-Game Music: Broken Bells, HAIM, Sylvan Esso, Erik Satie, Litte Dragon, WILCO

If I were an animal, I would be: The mythical Cloud Cat. Think all white cougar with wings. They are born in the air and must learn to fly before hitting the Earth. In the air they remain all their lives. You’ve never seen one because they are all white and stick to the clouds.

Three items I would bring to a deserted island: A Kindle with every book ever, a Typewriter with infinite paper/ink, and my Cat, Puma.

Celebrity Crush: Danielle Haim

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Name: Michael Cesar

Year: Freshman

Position: Flanker

Hometown: London, England

High School: St. Paul’s School

Major: Undecided

Most Memorable Moment Playing Rugby: Facing the Haka from a touring New Zealand School

Favorite Rugby Player: Manu Tuilagi

Favorite Post-Game Meal: McDonalds

Favorite Pre-Game Music: “Arrival to Earth” from the movie Transformers

If I were an animal, I would be: A Gorilla

Three items I would bring to a deserted island: David Attenborough to commentate on the wildlife, a Chai Tea Latte, and a Hammock

Celebrity Crush: Emma Watson

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Name: Oliver Dabao

Year: Freshman

Position: Hooker

Hometown: Queens, New York

High School: Xavier High School

Major: Cinematic Arts

Most Memorable Moment Playing Rugby: As a Freshman in High School, scoring my first try at the 2013 Gonzaga Jesuit Rugby Classic.

Favorite Rugby Player: Francois Pienaar

Favorite Post-Game Meal: Bacon Cheeseburger

Favorite Pre-Game Music: Kanye West

If I were an animal, I would be: A Panda

Three items I would bring to a deserted island: A George Foreman Grill, Core Power ®,  and my Camera

Celebrity Crush: Ryan Reynolds

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Name: Jack “The Magician” Haley

Year: Sophomore

Position: Flanker

Hometown: Santa Barbara

High School: San Marcos High School

Major: Communications and Law, History and Culture (Double)

Most Memorable Moment Playing Rugby: Being called “The Magician” by my teammates.

Favorite Rugby Player: Loa Milford

Favorite Post-Game Meal: Beer and Hot Wings

Favorite Pre-Game Music: ABBA/Mamma Mia Soundtrack

If I were an animal, I would be: A Bison

Three items I would bring to a deserted island: Emma Stone, a 5 star Sushi chef, and a Computer with Wifi

Celebrity Crush: Emma Stone

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Name: Corbin Bennett

Year: Junior

Position: 8 Man

Hometown: Tustin, California

High School: Foothill High School

Major: Business

Favorite Rugby Player: Jamie Heaslip

Favorite Post-Game Meal: Chicken, Rice, Protein Shake, basically just anything with maximum gains brah..

Favorite Pre-Game Music: Christian Hip-Hop, Lecrae

If I were an animal, I would be: a Honey Badger

Three items I would bring to a deserted island: A Bible, a Surfboard, and a Knife

Celebrity Crush: Tim Tebow, Matt Barkley

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Name: Nicholas Banks

Year: Senior

Position: Prop

Hometown: Northridge, California

High School: Granada Hills Charter High School

Major: Biological Sciences

Most Memorable Moment Playing Rugby: Scrumming in general

Favorite Rugby Player: Alesana Tuilagi

Favorite Post-Game Meal: Church’s Chicken

Favorite Pre-Game Music: 100 Bars of Death – Ya Boy

If I were an animal, I would be: Kodiak Grizzly Bear

Three items I would bring to a deserted island: A Fishing Pole, Ray Bans, The Chronic

Celebrity Crush: Emily Blunt

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Name: Jeffrey Cohen

Year: Freshman

Position: Scrum Half/ Wing

Hometown: Mahopac, New York

High School: Mahopac High School

Major: Chemical Engineering

Most Memorable Moment Playing Rugby: Playing in the New York State Rugby Championships Junior and Senior year of High School

Favorite Rugby Player: Jonathan Sexton

Favorite Post-Game Meal: Penne Vodka

Favorite Pre-Game Music: Joey Basa$$ and ASAP Rocky

If I were an animal, I would be: A Wolf

Three items I would bring to a deserted island: A Machete, a Hammock, and a Fishing Pole

Celebrity Crush: Margot Robbie