Player Interview: Nathan Mathis

In this short interview with outside center for WWU’s men’s rugby team Nathan Mathis, we get some insight into his involvement with the team and an inside look at how the season is going.

Nathan is double-majoring in PE and Kinesiology and is currently running the rugby team’s warm-ups and giving strength and conditioning advice during a coach’s absence.  Despite recent game cancellations and delays, Nathan says that the season is looking good and they still have a full schedule playing Oregon and UW.

Nathan also mentions that alumni are a huge support to the team and their attendance at games and banquets is greatly appreciated.



0:05: Tell us about yourself and your involvement with the team.

2:00: How was the training session with Seattle Seawolves’ Coach Allen Clarke?

2:45: The Sunshine Tour got postponed, how’s the season looking?

3:50: What are your hopes for rugby in America?

5:10: How can the alumni help support?



Nathan Mathis is involved in the WWU men’s rugby team as a player, quasi-coach, and data collector/distributor. The team is doing well despite the unfortunate game delays and cancellations, and they are looking forward to their upcoming matches.