Roster Changes Announced for Men's National Team June Test Series

31-man squad begins training camp Sunday

  • Roster changes announced for Men's Eagles June Test series 
  • Squad increases to 31 athletes with addition of a Men's Junior All-American
  • Training camp begins this Sunday (May 27) in Denver
UPDATE 6Full squad cut down to 26 athletes: without Ryan Matyas, Ben Cima, Siaosi Mahoni, Ruben de Haas and David Ainuu.
UPDATE 6Tony Lamborn and David Tameilau replaced by Vili Toluta'u and Greg Peterson. 

LAFAYETTE, CO. - With training camp beginning this Sunday, the Men's Eagles announce changes to the full roster for the three match summer test series taking place this June. Titi Lamositele has replaced Callum Black while David Ainuu, a Men's Junior All-American (U20s), will complete the now 31-man training squad.

The Men's National Team will face Russia on June 9th at 6 P.M. MT in Denver, Scotland on June 16th in Houston (time TBA) and Canada on June 23rd in Halifax at 3 PM ET as part of their mid-year schedule. The first two games will be hosted at home as part of the Emirates Airline Summer Series, played at Dick's Sporting Goods Park and BBVA Compass Stadium, respectively. The third and final match against rival-Canada will commence at Wanderers Grounds.

Tickets for the Emirates Airline Summer Series matches against Russia (Denver) and Scotland (Houston) are on sale now at usarugby.org/tickets with both matches featured LIVE on FloRugby. Broadcast information for the final match against rival-Canada (Halifax) will be confirmed closer to date with updates for all three games available by following @USARugby on social media.

USA MEN'S EAGLES ROSTER | 2018 JUNE TEST SERIES

David AinuuTouluse Rugby (FRA)Prop
Dylan AudsleySan Diego LegionCenter
Nate AugspurgerSan Diego LegionScrum half / Wing
Chris BaumannLeicester Tigers (ENG)Prop
Marcel BrachePerth/Western Force (AUS)Center
Bryce CampbellGlendale RaptorsCenter
Ben CimaSan Diego LegionFly half
Nick CivettaNewcastle Falcons (ENG)Lock
Shaun DaviesGlendale RaptorsScrum half
Cam DolanSan Diego LegionNo. 8
Dylan FawsittGlendale RaptorsHooker
Eric FryVannes Rugby (FRA)Prop
Hanco GermishuysAustin EliteFlanker
Ruben de HaasFree State Cheetahs (RSA)Scrum half
James HilterbrandManly Marlins (AUS)Hooker
Will HooleyBedford Blues (ENG)Fly half
Olive KilifiSeattle Seawolves Prop
Titi LamositeleSaracens (ENG)Prop
Ben LandryGlendale RaptorsLock
Paul LasikeUtah WarriorsCenter
AJ MacGintySale Sharks (ENG)Fly half
Will MagieGlendale RaptorsFly half
Samu Manoa Toulon (FRA)Lock
Siaosi MahoniSan Diego LegionLock
Ryan MatyasSan Diego LegionWing
Paul MullenHouston SaberCatsProp
Greg PetersonGlasgow WarriorsLock
John QuillGlendale RaptorsFlanker
Blaine ScullyCardiff Blues (WAL)Full back
Joe Taufete'e Worcester Warriors (ENG)Hooker 
Vili Toluta'uSeattle SeawolvesFlanker

MEN'S EAGLES STAFF | 2018 JUNE TEST SERIES

Head CoachGary Gold
Assistant CoachShawn Pittman
Assistant CoachGreg McWilliams
Performance AnalystJimmy Harrison
Team ManagerChris Hanson
Head Athletic TrainerKevin Ng
Team Doctor Sam Akhavn (Denver)
Team Doctor Vince Lai (Denver) 
Assistant Athletic TrainerKristen Douhan (Denver)
Team DoctorMatt Schmitz (Houston)  
Assistant Athletic Trainer Matt Lopez (Houston & Halifax)
Team DoctorBruce Miller (Halifax) 

USA MEN'S EAGLES SCHEDULE | 2018 JUNE TEST SERIES

Emirates Airline Summer Series
vs. Russia
Sat, June 9 | 6 PM MT
Dick's Sporting Good's Park
Denver, CO

Emirates Airline Summer Series
vs. Scotland
Sat, June 16 | Time TBA
BBVA Compass Stadium
Houston, TX

vs. Canada
Sat, June 23 | 3 PM ET
Wanderers Grounds
Halifax, NS