Lachina named to USA Rugby Squad

Photo by Army Athletic Communications

USA Rugby head coach JD Stephenson announced the roster for the 2019 U.S. Pan American Games Men’s Sevens team June 21. Among the 12 players named was former Army West Point Men’s Rugby captain, Jake Lachina. Lachina captained the men’s rugby team during the 2017-18 season. He was a two-time All-Rugby East player (2016-17 First Team, 2017-18 Second Team), as well as a two-time USA Rugby All-American Honorable Mention (’16-’17,’17-18) recipient. The PanAm Games will take place in Lima, Peru from July 26-Aug. 11.