USA Eagle Prop Paddy Ryan Joins Austin Elite Rugby

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Austin, TX - Austin Elite Rugby Management announces the signing of Paddy Ryan as a tighthead prop for the 2018 Major League Rugby season.

Paddy is 26 years old, 6’1”, and 265lbs with two hometowns between Chicago and Cork. With two Eagles caps, he made his Eagles debut against Ireland on June 10th. He currently plays for Highfield RFC, and has played for London Welsh, Libournais, Rugby Viadana, Munster Academy, and the Newcastle Falcons.

Of his upcoming experience with Austin Elite Rugby, Paddy remarks, “I'm excited to be joining Austin and moving to the city that I've heard great things about from Todd Clever. More importantly, I'm really looking forward to the challenge ahead with the club and to seeing what opportunities the new MRL league is going to bring to American rugby. I can't wait to get out there to meet up with my teammates and the coaching staff to get straight to work.”