Top D1A Freshmen Of The Fall

FloRugby has picked its top freshmen in D1A rugby for this fall.

We have picked a full lineup of 15 players who could take the field right now. This was a strong crop of freshmen, but we did move a couple of players around to make it work. We needed a flyhalf and slotted a center in there who we think can do the job.

We had two excellent scrumhalves on our list, and therefore put the faster one at wing. 

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We chose players from teams that were active through the fall, either playing league games or a large number of independent games. We opted not to consider players from Arkansas State, Saint Mary's, or Life, because they played a small number of games and the meat of their season is in the New Year.

We also opted not to look at sevens players, as that's a different set of criteria, entirely.

Here is our top 15. Tell us yours.

FloRugby's Top D1A Freshmen Of The Fall

Pos.
Player Name
College Team
1
Anthony Adamcheck
Penn State
2
Ben Hoffman
Texas A&M
3
Will Vakalahi
Davenport
4
William Green
Texas A&M
5
Max Ney
Indiana
6
Daniel Trump
Colorado State
7
Joe Rusert-Cuddy
Colorado State
8
Griffin Maat
Baylor
9
Connor Buckley
Iona
10
Michael Jennings
Penn State
11
Deni Makhauri
Northeastern
12
Brian Stella
Penn State
13
Jayden Demmy
Army
14
Luke Persanis
Delaware
15
Josh Smith
St. Bonaventure

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