GRR: Major League Rugby
Old Glory DC lost a hard-fought match against New York in D’montae Noble’s fourth match of the 2021 MLR season, but for Noble it was a match of firsts.
Late in the first of half the match Noble scored his first try as a professional rugby player; we caught up with the rookie Old Glory wing to discuss how the former West End, Atlantis, and Kutztown star is adjusting.
The Los Angeles Major League Rugby, the LA Giltinis, will be holding a College Rugby Showcase for high school and U23 rugby players leading up to Saturday's game against the San Diego Legion.
Players who are as young as freshman in high school up to U23 are invited to attend.
Each week Major League Rugby highlights the best players with their Top XV of the week.
Former Life University standout (and before that Woodlands Youth Rugby) Conner Mooneyham, who was the #1 pick in the 2020 draft, continued his stellar play for the Austin Gilgronis earning his third week as a GEICO XV player.
Major League Rugby named its top 15 for Week 2; Old Glory DC and LA Giltinis led the way with three players apiece recognized for their outstanding positional play last weekend.
Former Life University center Connor Mooneyham was all smiles when he was drafted #1 overall in the first Major League Rugby Draft, but when his team, the Dallas Jackals, decided not to compete this 2021 season, he was left adrift—until now.