The Houston Strikers are pleased to announce the signing of back row player Kyle Sumsion. Kyle is a former BYU captain, Collegiate All American and USA Eagle he is completing his MBA at Lindenwood University Belleville where he helped coach the Rugby program.
"I am honored and thrilled to join the Houston Strikers organization and take part in the inaugural Major League Rugby season. I am grateful to coach Fitzpatrick, the Strikers ownership and everyone involved with the team for letting me continue to play the game I love at a high level. My family and I look forward to moving to the city of Houston and becoming a part of the community, I can't wait to get to work in a first-class organization like the Strikers."
Coach Fitzpatrick said, "I couldn't be more pleased to have Kyle join the Strikers for our inaugural season. Kyle is an uncompromising back rower with a big engine and a hard edge who leads from the front and will give the squad both experience and leadership."