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Midseason MLR Report - Tennessee Players

Stats and notes from Major League Rugby's Tennessee players through the season's halfway point

Source: NOLA Gold Rugby


Harley Wheeler (Knoxville) - Wing for NOLA Gold

  • Wheeler returned to Major League Rugby after pursuing an Olympic rugby career

  • Wheeler previously played for Rugby ATL in the shortened 2020 season


Statistics

  • Matches Played: 8

  • Matches Started: 8

  • Tries: 1

  • Dominant Tackles: 2

  • Clean Breaks: 1

  • Match Time: 582 minutes

  • Offloads: 12

  • Ball Carries: 48

  • Meters Run: 475

  • Ball Carry into Breakdown: 26

  • Total Passes: 18

  • Successful Tackle Percentage: 75%

  • Average Gain: 8 meters/carry

  • Defenders Beaten: 17

  • Breakdown Turnovers Won: 1

Source: Dallas Jackals Rugby


Calvin Gentry (Memphis) - Back Row for Dallas Jackals

Statistics

  • Matches Played: 2

  • Match Time: 32 minutes

  • Ball Carries: 7

  • Meters Run: 52

  • Ball Carry into Breakdown: 6

  • Successful Tackle Percentage: 75%

  • Average Gain: 6 meters/carry

  • Defenders Beaten: 1

  • Breakdown Turnovers Won: 1

  • Tries: 0

  • Dominant Tackles: 0

  • Clean Breaks: 0

  • Matches Started: 0


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