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The USA U20 program is holding the third of its series of players camps this week.

The Las Vegas Blackjacks, whose coach, Vaha Esikia, also coaches with the USA U20s, have been hositng the Junior All Americans. The players have been working hard, and on Saturday will play the Blackjacks and Belmont Shore, who are both enjoying a bye weekend in Southern California DI play.

Team manager Rob Holder said the hosts and the rest of the SCRFU have been most accommodating.

"It has been a great week so far and we are looking forward to matches on Saturday against the Blackjacks and Belmont Shore," said Holder. "We are very grateful to the clubs for agreeing to play us and to Southern Cal Refs for providing referee coverage."

USA U20 Team Coaching Staff:
Head Coach Jason Kelly,Denver Barbarians
Assistant Coach Gavin Hickie, Dartmouth College
Assistant Coach Vaha Esikia, Las Vegas Rugby Academy
S&C/Skills Coach David Williams, USA Rugby
Manager Rob Holder, Spearhead Rugby Academy

In addition, USA MNT Head Coach Mike Tolkin and USA Rugby HP Manager Luke Gross have provided guest coaching services.

Players expected to participate

Last

First

Current/Source

Props



Anitema

Solomone

Metropolis/SRA / HSAA

Hall

Henry

St. Mary's/JWT

Lindell

Korbin

CWU/Wisconsin

Lum

Maxwell

Wheeling Jesuit

Tomasi

Siliveinusi

Las Vegas/JWT

Vimahi

Gary

Metropolis/SRA

Pentecost

Josh

MTSU

Hookers



Falcon

Cameron

Trinity

Huizenga

Casper

Kutztown/JWT

Short

Joshua

AIC

Locks



Barrett

Nick

Metropolis/SRA /JWT

Marais

Chris

Metropolis/SRA

Whalen

Joe

St. Joseph's/HSAA

Hardiman

Brendan

SFGG

Back Row



Bailey

Dominique

Davenport

Bonte

Zach

UCLA

Pinkelman

Ben

Colorado State

Smith

Joel

Western Province

Toluta'u

Vili

Metropolis/HSAA

Paogofie-Buyten

Tamatasi

Lindenwood/HSAA

Veamatahau

Ekapatelisio

Metropolis/SRA /JWT

Fotu

Joe

Hayward

Maise

Chris

Borelli & Walsh Tigers, Hong Kong

Scrumhalf



Bliss

Tom

Loughborough

Boyer

Nick

UC Berkeley/JWT

Taefu

Alex

Tempe/JWT

Motokana

Jope

Serevi

Flyhalf



Murphy

Cormac

Young Munster

Bourke

Liam

UCD

Center



Qoro

Nemia

Penninsula Green

Stewart

Jared

Newcastle

Vakasisikakala

Chris

Penn State

Bryant

Preston

7's/Self-RSA

Filikitonga

Moto

Metropolis/HSAA

Teo

Mike

Belmont Shore / JWT

Back Three



Houston

Mike

Davenport

Kearns

Conor

Trinity

Audsley

Dylan

St. Marys/Wasps

Tarrant

Noah

Las Vegas/JWT

Aiava

Nu'u

Keaukaha Sharks

Nelson

Kolton

Lindenwood