Canada’s Maple Leafs went 1-2 on Day 1 of the Vina del Mar after a win over Colombia but defeats to Fiji and Chile.
Canada opened the tournament with a 33-0 loss to Fiji before falling 27-14 to Chile where Riley Di Nardo and Aaron McLelland scored tries. Canada beat Colombia 36-12.
The Maple Leafs will play Uruguay at 11:20am ET/8:20am PT to open day 2.
The tournament can be streamed LIVE by clicking here.
Canada’s Maple Leafs South America Rugby Sevens (Name, hometown):
Andrew Battaglia, Richmond Hill, ON
Riley DiNardo, Toronto, ON
Aaron Hersant, Victoria, BC
Brett Johnson, Truro, NS
Kyle Lagasca, Toronto, ON
Kainoa Lloyd, Toronto, ON
Aaron Mclelland, Gisborne, NZ
Aidan McMullan, Montreal, QC
Josiah Morra, Toronto, ON
Liam O’Hallahan, Grand Prairie, AB
Jake Thiel, Abbotsford, BC
Kevin Vertkas, Toronto, ON
Lee Douglas — Head Coach
Andrew Hall — Assistant Coach
Nicole Allen — Athletic Therapist
Day 1 Schedule:
Maple Leafs vs. Fiji — 12pm ET/9am PT
Maple Leafs vs. Chile — 3pm ET/12pm PT
Maple Leafs vs. Colombia — 5:50pm ET/2:50pm PT