National Recognition is nothing new for Central Rugby, following in Head Coach Tony Pacheco footsteps Tanner Barnes and Aladdin Schirmer were both selected to compete with the U-20 National Rugby Team, which is a first for Central Rugby. The team will compete in U-20 Junior World Rugby Trophy Tournament in Salt Lake City, UT. Barnes of Fresno, California and Schirmer of North Bend, WA are both currently freshmen at CWU have both played significant minutes for Central’s first side. Barnes was also an asset during seven’s competitions in Las Vegas and Texas. “It is exciting to have two of our players representing their country.” said Pacheco.”They have worked hard for this opportunity. They will represent our country and Central Washington University well.” The tournament begins on June 18th with the champion being awarded on the 30th.