The Nomads’ own Lucas Hammond has been selected to play for the Ontario Blues in their upcoming tour to South America.

Lucas will start on the wing for Ontario when they face Argentine provincial side Salta on Tuesday, May 8.  To read the full team announcement, click on the Rugby Canada website.

Lucas Hammond (in red, far right)
Lucas Hammond (in red, far right)

1 Creag Johnston
2 Ray Barkwill
3 Mike Pletch (c)
4 Rob Brouwer
5 Scott Dunham
6 Mark Macsween
7 Cam Stones
8 Tyler Ardron
9 Rory Tomlinson
10 Steve Piatek
11 Lucas Hammond
12 Mike Scholz
13 Ryan Tomlinson
14 Jordan Wilson Ross
15 Craig Marshall
16 Tom Dolezel
17 Doug Woodridge
18 Luke Tait
19 Brett Beukeboom
20 Alistair Clark
21 Kyle Armstrong
22 Liam Underwood
23 Dan West

The team left May 2,  and played Chile in Santiago on Saturday. The Blues were edged 19-17, in that game; Lucas was left out of that squad.  The Blues will also play Uruguay on Sunday.

For the full press release, go to the Rugby Canada website.