Paul Emerick

From: Emmetsburg, Iowa

Currently: Colorado Spring, CO

Education: University of Northern Iowa

Professionally: Customer Relations Manager, AgriFarm Group

Sports: USA Rugby

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

Paul Emerick is an American rugby player on the USA Rugby Men’s National team.

How Paul got started playing rugby:
At the age of 19, Paul began playing rugby while at Central College.

College Rugby Experience:
Paul played university rugby at the University of Northern Iowa where he graduated with a degree in General Studies in 2003.

Professional Experience:
Paul joined Italian rugby in the 2004-05 season joining Amatori Catania.
He signed with Overmach Parma the following season.
In the summer of 2006, he completed a move to Celtic League side Newport Gwent Dragons, the side he helped knock out of the Heineken Cup in a playoff a few months earlier with Overmach Parma.
In 2008, Emerick returned to the Italian club Overmach Parma and is on the team’s roster today.

Eagles Experience:
Emerick was first capped by the USA Eagles in April 2003 against Spain and as of January 2009 Emerick has been capped 31 times scoring 8 tries (40 points).

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Twitter: paulemerickiv