Eric Tansey

Eric Tansey


Weight190 lbs

Positionhooker, flanker

NationalityUnited States


Eric joined the Clayton RFC during the 2015/2016 and has been a mainstay at the club ever since. Tansey has proven to be a flexible player seeing game time at center, flanker, and most recently at hooker. Eric provides cover in multiple positions for the club’s 1st XV and puts in valuable minutes for the Bootleggers’ 2nd XV. Eric is also working on his kicking game and has taken some conversions for the 2nds.  

Off the pitch, Tansey is owner of Instill Distillery and a sponsor of the Clayton RFC. 

Place of Birth: St. Augustine, FL

Favorite Rugby Team: Glendale Raptors

Favorite Food: Steak

Favorite Drink: Wine

Favorite Rugby Memory: Getting stiff armed by Doug in my first match

Previous Clubs: None

Why are you a Bootlegger? Because I couldn’t be an astronaut. 

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Clayton 1st XV

2015/2016Clayton 1st XV000020
2016/2017Clayton 1st XV100065
2017/2018Clayton 1st XV100075
2018/2019Clayton 1st XV000040

Clayton 2nd XV

2015/2016Clayton 2nd XV100045
2016/2017Clayton 2nd XV000060
2017/2018Clayton 2nd XV100045
2018/2019Clayton 2nd XV110037

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