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Player Profile: Neil Ashford

Name: Neil Ashford

Nickname: Neil “T-Rex” Hones

Age: 19

Height: 6′

Weight: 175

Position: Wing

How I Got Into Rugby: I thought I had signed up for varsity Ping Pong tryouts and accidentally showed up to rugby practice. Worked  out alright in the end, though.

What Is My Favorite Thing About Rugby: It is great to be able to play a contact sport where you don’t have to lug around 20+ pounds of equipment. All you need are your boots and yourself.

Favorite Athlete: LeSean McCoy

Interesting Fact: I was born in Singapore  and lived in Kuwait for four years

Favorite Food: Sushi

Favorite Movie: Space Jam

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