- Caps: 48
- Birthday: 08/16/84
- Position: Scrum half
- Height: 5'9"
- Weight: 183
- Club: New York Athletic Club (USA)
- College: Pennsylvania State University
- High School: Xavier High School
- Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
- Twitter: risforrugby
Petri made his national team debut in 2001 with the U-19 team. Since then, he has become a staple on the U.S. roster, including appearances in both the 2007 and 2011 Rugby World Cups. Petri captained his New York Athletic Club squad to the Rugby Super League title in 2010. He currently plays for NYAC in the American Rugby Premiership.
Petri is also an author, having penned the acclaimed children’s book “R is for Rugby.” For more information on “R is for Rugby” or to make the perfect gift purchase, visit www.RisforRugby.com.