Canada announces Men's 7s roster for Los Angeles Sevens tournament

Rugby 7s Senior Men

Head Coach Henry Paul has finalized his squad travelling to Los Angeles (February 29-March 1)  for stop five on the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series.

Canada's travelling squad for Los Angeles Sevens (Feb 29-Mar 1) and HSBC Canada Sevens in Vancouver (March 7-8) is set. The HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series will make its return to California, after being held in Las Vegas for a number of years. Canada is coming off of a fifth and tenth place finish in New Zealand Sevens and Sydney Sevens respectively.

Following LA 7s, the team will head straight back to Vancouver to prepare for HSBC Canada Sevens March 7-8.


Canada’s Roster:

1.       Phil Berna (Vancouver, BC) -- UVIC Vikes

2.       Connor Braid (Victoria, BC) -- James Bay AA

3.       Justin Douglas (Abbotsford, BC) -- Abbotsford RFC

4.       Mike Fuailefau (Victoria, BC) -- Castaway Wanderers

5.       Lucas Hammond (Toronto, ON) -- UVIC Vikes

6.       Nathan Hirayama (Richmond, BC) -- Unattached – Co-Captain

7.       Harry Jones (West Vancouver, BC) -- Capilano RFC – Co-Captain

8.       Isaac Kaay (Kamloops, BC) -- UVIC Vikes

9.       Pat Kay (Duncan, BC) -- Castaway Wanderers

10.     David Richard (Milton, ON) -- Mississauga Blues

11.     Theo Sauder (Vancouver, BC) -- Toronto Arrows

12.     Jake Thiel (Abbotsford, BC) -- Abbotsford RFC

13.     Conor Trainor (Vancouver, BC) -- RC Vannes


Canada’s LA Schedule/Results:

Day 1 – Saturday Feb 29

Canada 12 - 17 Ireland 

Canada 5 - 33 South Africa

Canada 24 - 0 Kenya

Day 2 -- Sunday March 1

9th Place QF: Canada 24 - 7 Scotland

9th Place SF: Canada 24 - 7 Spain

9th Place Play-Off: Canada 19 - 21 Argentina