EORU U16 and U18 Mens Squads Named For The Eastern Canadian Championships

The EORU trials for the U16 and U18 squads set to travel to Nova Scotia for the Eastern Canadian Championships took place this Sunday at Twin Elm Rugby Park. The quality was outstanding and the future looks bright for EORU rugby. The EORU coaching staff has been able to name the U16 and U18 squads, as well as a list of players asked to attend the first training session for further evaluation.

The following players have been named directly to the squads.

EORU U18 Squad

Player Club
Joshua Andrews Kingston Panthers
Edward R. Brown Kingston Panthers
Matthew Byrne Ottawa Beavers
Evan Clarke Bytown Blues
Andrew Clement Ottawa Irish
Michael Clementino Kingston Panthers
Connor Gunn Ottawa Beavers
Tyus Irvine Barrhaven Scottish
Dawson Kita Ottawa Indians
Alexander Lawrie Ottawa Beavers
Tristan Leger Barrhaven Scottish
Jacob Lowe Ottawa Beavers
Jackson Marquardt  
Brayden May Bytown Blues
Elliott McDermott Kingston Panthers
Cameron McEachern Kingston Panthers
Nicholas Monette Hull Gladiators
Quinn Nadon Stencill Ottawa Beavers
Toff Patel Barrhaven Scottish
Emerson Prior Kingston Panthers
William Saikaley Bytown Blues
David Stoltz Ottawa Indians
Brady Tabri  

EORU U16 Squad

Player Club
Aziz Ahmadzai Bytown Blues
Bashar Alrefaee Bytown Blues
Isaiah Andrews Kingston Panthers
Nikolas Bilodeau Kingston Panthers
Sean Byron Bytown Blues
Ethen Cahill Ottawa Beavers
Taha Chahrour Bytown Blues
Nate Denofreo Kingston Panthers
Pierre-Hardy Gouombas Ottawa Beavers
Brayden Gray Bytown Blues
Omar Komeha Kingston Panthers
Brendan Mackenzie Ottawa Indians
Jeffin Meas Bytown Blues
Edward Mendonca Bytown Blues
Andrew James Micucci Ottawa Irish
Hamid Rahim Panah Bytown Blues
Johnathan Sherboneau Kingston Panthers
Jack Sulpher Bytown Blues
Sean Sutherland Bytown Blues
Jacob Tobin Kingston Panthers

Players to be evaluated at June 27th training session


Player Club
Sam Arami Ottawa Scottish
Jacob DeVries Kingston
Ahmad Elmuradi Barrhaven Scottish
Eric Liska Ottawa Indians
James McDonald Kingston Panthers


Player Club
James Beyer Kingston
Graeme Li Bytown Blues
Siles Carsden McDonald Kingston

All players must be registered with an EORU club and bring a cheque for $500 (made out to the ‘EORU’) to the first practice.

The fee includes:

  • high quality practices
  • coach bus that stays with us for the entire duration of the trip
  • accommodations at the Truro Agricultural College
  • most meals (3 breakfasts and 2 dinners)
  • brand new EORU kit (jersey, shorts, socks)
  • athletic therapist that stays with us for the entire duration of the trip
  • tournament fee

The Eastern Canadian Championships (ECCs) trip will run from Wednesday July 6 at 6pm to Monday July 11 in the morning. Practices will be Mondays June 27 and July 4 from 6-8 at Twin Elm Rugby Park

All selected players are asked to email the head coach at danny.leeson@ocdsb.ca and include their name and which team (U16 or U18) in the email.

For any further questions, please email Danny Leeson at danny.leeson@ocdsb.ca.