Arkansas State - Collegiate Rugby Championship

Arkansas State

Team Summary

Focusing on its mission to educate leaders, enhance intellectual growth and enrich lives, Arkansas State University is the catalyst for progress in our state, the Delta and the Mid-South region.Founded in 1909, A-State meets the challenges of continuing as a destination university for more than 13,500 students through the combination of world-class research with a long tradition of student-friendly instruction. The second largest university in Arkansas, Arkansas State is a doctoral-level national institution with more than 150 degrees areas of study, including a robust online program, and a diverse student body from across the nation and the world. The economic and cultural engine of Northeast Arkansas, A-State‰’s public-private partnerships include hosting the New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine which is Arkansas‰’ first osteopathic medical school, the creation of Mexico‰’s first American-style university with ASUCQ in Queretaro, and working with O‰’Reilly Management for the Red Wolf Convention Center and Embassy Suites.

Head Coach: Shaun Potgieter
Assistant Coach: Blake White
Athletic Trainer: Matt Chadwick


Jersey #SurnameFirstPositionHeightWeightMajorYearHometown
1MareeTaboProp6'1"235 lbsPsychologyJuniorAmersfoort, South Africa
2YoungZachFlyhalf6'2"200 lbsMechanical EngineeringJuniorGold Coast, Australia
3CarterAsaProp6'3"220 lbsMechanical EngineeringFreshmanTulsa, Oklahoma
5FayStewartHooker5'10"200 lbsTheme Park EngineeringJuniorBoston, Massachusetts
6PretoriusAndrewWing5'10"185 lbsMechanical EngineeringJuniorRoswell, Georgia
7PokuIsaiahHooker5'11"195 lbsNursingFreshmanDaytona Beach, Florida
8AlvarezPedroProp6'0"210 lbsBagpipingSeniorHouston, Texas
9BalandeValentinFlyhalf6'0"187 lbsBusiness EconomicsJuniorBordeaux, France
11MaestriNeilWing6'2"200 lbsRecreation & Leisure StudiesSeniorHouston, Texas
13RoperBrockScrum half5'6"156 lbsBusiness Administration
14GentryCalvinCenter5'10"207 lbsSport ManagementSophomoreMemphis, Tennesse
15BoastDylanScrum half6'1"190 lbsGlobal Supply Chain ManagementSeniorMarrietta, Georgia