Rugby East Chad Cochran, Ohio St., Sr., No. 8 (Westerville, Ohio)
Saturday: Two tries in a 48-22 win over Rutgers
Coach Notes: 2 tries, 2 try assists. Super defense in the Buckeyes first CPD win. An even better job of leadership by keeping the team focused in a back-and-forth match that didn't break free until the last 18 minutes. Was his best game of the year.
Mid-South Colton Cariaga, Life, Soph., Center (Charlotte, N.C.)
Saturday: Two tries in a 93-10 win over Oklahoma
Coach Notes: Captained the team and led in attack and defense in a manner consistent with his captaincy and leadership throughout the season. Scored 2 tries in the victory, set 3 others up and made 7 tackles on the day.
Western Peter Tiberio, Arizona, Sr., Fullback (Aurora, Ill.)
Saturday: Two tries in a 39-22 win over Air Force
Coach Notes: Ignited Arizona turnaround with 60 meter counter attack for a try in the first half and scored go ahead try in the second half in a see saw match at Infinity Park. Played great defense was a fabulous captain in rallying his team from three deficits against a strong Air Force side.
Pacific David Martini, UCLA, Sr., Flanker (Los Gatos, Calif.)
Saturday: One try in a 41-22 loss to St. Mary’s
Coach Notes: One try and two "assists" to set up trys with hard work on the ground. two try-saving one-hand tackles on the opposite wing showed his speed and strength. Last game for UCLA.