Hooker Matt Harrison, and centre Joel Verville have been selected to the Prairie Wolf Pack training camp as they compete against a talented selection of players for a spot on the roster. Both players demonstrated their skills with Team Manitoba at this years PRC that also include 4 other Assassins.
In April, Harrison was selected to the U-19 Canada side that traveled to Hong Kong for the IRB Junior World Trophy. The 20 year old hooker from Glenlawn Collegiate battled against Hong Kong to secure Canada a 1-1-2 record.
Verville is coming off a strong performance at this years PRC which saw him achieve man of match honors. A Collège Jeanne-Sauvé alumni, Verville has put up stellar numbers playing for the Assassins premier division squad that has remained undefeated this season.
The Assassins wish Joel, and Matt all the best.
Here’s the full list of players selected to the Wolf Pack training camp:
Props: Liam Beaulieu, Pete Houlihan, Dustin Luther, James Smith Ryan Ackerman, Ryan Kotlewski
Hookers: Casey Reed, Matt Harrison, Spencer Watkins, Kyle Rawson, Duncan Morris, Andrew Curtis
Locks: Josh Schlebach, Ian Houston, Spencer Massiah, Jonny Malonie
BackRow: Clay Panga, Kyle Gilmour, Jeremy Kyne, Brett Kelly, Nathan Kellet
Halfbacks: Gordon Mcrorie, Jake Robinson, James Buchanan
Fly Halfs: Adam Mcqueen, Steven Arnold
Centers: Dustin Macpherson, Adam Bontus, Nick Blevins, Graham Turner
Wingers: Ian Shoultz, Ryan Wilkes, Joel Verville, Vaughn Rice
FullBacks: Shea O’hallahan, Brandon Harrison