Staff

Mark Bullock

Mark Bullock

  • Founded the Glendale Raptors Rugby Football Club in 2005 and was a part of the team involved in the development of Infinity Park.
  • Played football at the University of Montana, before playing rugby with Davis City, and Seattle Rugby Club.
  • Transitioned to coaching high school football and basketball in 1974, followed by rugby beginning in 1986.
  • Led a combined seven high school football and rugby teams to championship-winning seasons.
  • Served in several roles for the USA U19 teams, including their formation and management. He also held several coaching positions, including head coach from 1998-2002. During his tenure as a USA U19 coach, Mark’s 1998 and 2001 teams played in the Rugby World Cup. Coached several players who went on to either win a Super Bowl Championship or competed in the Rugby World Cup.
Luke Gross

Luke Gross

  • USA Rugby Hall of Fame Class of 2019 Inductee
  • 62 caps for USA Rugby, Three Rugby World Cups
  • 13-year professional rugby career with stops at Harlequins, Rovigo, R. Roma, Scarlets, Rotherham, Newcastle, Doncaster, Sheffield
  • Defense coach for Colorado Raptors, 2016 head coach of Sacramento Express in the Professional Rugby Organization.
Mose Timoteo

Mose Timoteo

  • 32 Caps for United States National Team XV
  • 28 IRB Sevens appearance for the United States
  • Represented the United States in the 2003 Rugby World Cup and the 2001 and 2005 Rugby World Cup of Sevens
  • PRO Rugby Champion
  • PRP Champion
  • Two-time Super League Champion
Sarah Chobot

Sara Chobot

  • Member of the United States Women’s U-23 National Team
  • Member of the United States Women’s 7s National Team
  • Member of the United States Women’s National Team XVs
  • Represented the United States at 2014 Rugby World Cup
  • Played college rugby at Central Michigan University
  • Four-time National Champion as member of Midwest U-23 team
  • 10 Years in Women’s Premier League
  • Two-time WPL Champion
Peter Pasque

Peter Pasque

  • Over 10 years of management experience in engineering, construction, and professional rugby
  • Recruiter at University of Colorado Buffaloes football program
  • Played rugby for Glendale Raptors, Denver Barbarians, Queen City Rugby Football Club
  • Earned All-American honorable mentions honor as a four-year starter for the University of Colorado Buffaloes rugby team
  • Played for the 2000 U-19 Rocky Mountain Team
  • Competed in the 2000 High School National Championships
  • Key member of the team that made the 2000 Colorado High School State Finals
Jacob Nelson

Jacob Nelson

  • Holds a degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis on teaching and coaching
  • Received Strength & Conditioning All-American and CSCS designations from the NSCA
  • Holds certifications in Functional Movement Screening and WeckMethod
  • Licesned coach for USA Weightlifting, USA Kettlebell Lifting, and USA Rugby