Coaching Staff

Mike Anderson

Mike is an alumni of Penn Rugby, graduating in 2016. In his playing days, he was commonly referred to as Pumba and known for his big hits and intensity. He currently works at the Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania and is pursuing his Master’s Degree in Health Care Innovation.

Fred Koniecki

Coach Fred hails from Philadelphia, attending and playing at Widener University. His playing career also includes experience with the USA Tomahawks Rugby League team and Philadelphia Whitemarsh. Coach Fred joins us from Roman Catholic Varsity Rugby where he is still involved as a coach.

Tyler May

Tyler grew up in Cherry Hill playing rugby against local Philadelphia teams. He continued his playing career at Penn State University where he was an 1st XV player for 3 years.

Player Roster

Nick Biden

Treasurer

Year: Junior

Position: Wing

Hometown: Merion Station, PA

Nathan Xu

President

Year: Senior

Position: Center

Hometown: Rochester, NY

Elliot Taylor

Vice-President

Year: Senior

Position: Flanker

Hometown: Willistown, PA

Francois Stassen

Recruitment Chair

Year: Sophomore

Position: #8

Hometown: Cape Town, South Africa

Ted McLennan

Recruitment Chair

Year: Sophomore

Position: Flanker

Hometown: Sydney, Australia

Nick Castagna

Recruitment Chair

Year: Sophomore

Position: Wing

Hometown: New Providence, NJ

Avery Hoffman

Match Secretary

Year: Sophomore

Position: Center

Hometown: New York, NY

Frans Otten

Equipment Chair

Year: Sophomore

Position: Hooker

Hometown: Bloemendaal,  Netherlands

Jonathan Hsieh

Equipment Chair

Year: Sophomore

Position: Wing

Hometown: Potomac, MD

Jason Wang

Social Media Manager

Year: Sophomore

Position: Wing

Hometown: Taipei, Taiwan

Conrad Urffer

Year: Senior

Position: Prop

Hometown: Philadelphia, PA

Teddy Levenfiche

Year: Senior

Position: Center

Hometown: London, UK

Jammil Telfort

Year: Junior

Position: Flanker

Hometown: New York, NY

Gavin Bond

Year: Junior

Position: Prop

Hometown: Exton, PA

Camilo Navarro

Year: Junior

Position: Scrum-half

Hometown: Castro, Chile

Adam Kirsch

Year: Senior

Position: Wing

Hometown: Cleveland, OH

George Tarling

Year: Junior

Position: Prop

Hometown: Hornchurch, UK

Jonathan Lee

Year: Sophomore

Position: Prop

Hometown: Auckland, New Zealand

David Kim

Year: Sophomore

Position: Flanker

Hometown: Sydney, Australia

Joe Laptin

Year: Sophomore

Position: Lock

Hometown: Laguna Beach, CA

Daniel Rohll

Year: Freshman

Position: Lock

Hometown: Reading, UK

Tshepo Yane

Year: Freshman

Position: No.8 / Wing

Hometown: Lobatse, Botswana

Finn Teoh

Year: Freshman

Position: Fly-Half

Hometown: London, UK

LJ Umunna

Year: Freshman

Position: Flanker

Hometown: Johannesburg, South Africa

Freddy Farah

Year: Freshman

Position: Wing

Hometown: Bala Cynwyd, PA

James Hu

Year: Freshman

Position: Outside Center

Hometown: Rochester, NY

Han Yi Ng

Year: Freshman

Position: Prop

Hometown: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Max Sanson

Year: Freshman

Position: Wing

Hometown: Littleton, CO

Max Yu

Year: Freshman

Position: Wing

Hometown: Shanghai, China

Pat Sheenan

Year: Freshman

Position: Lock

Hometown: Manhasset, NY