Jim Bartles

Jim Bartles


Weight260 lbs

Positionprop, lock

NationalityUnited States


Jim joined the Clayton RFC during the summer of 2016 and has become a club mainstay. Always eager to put in minutes, Jim has appeared in games for the both the club’s 1st XV and 2nd XV. Bartles was one of the first Bootleggers to appear in more than 50 matches. Jim has also been involved off the pitch serving on the club’s Board of Directors. Jim was awarded the club’s 2nd XV Most Valuable Player Award for the 2017/2018 season. The first time the award was given out. 

Place of Birth: Ladysmith, WI

Favorite Rugby Team: Glasgow Warriors

Favorite Food: Anything Cajun

Favorite Drink: Scotch

Favorite Rugby Memory: Board trip to Scotland, playing my first full 80-minute match against Cape Fear

Previous Club(s): None

Why are you a Bootlegger? Because of the men who I step on the pitch with

Club Honors

2017/2018 2nd XV Most Valuable Player

Half Century Club

Player Gallery

Player Stats

Clayton 1st XV

2016/2017Clayton 1st XV1000125
2017/2018Clayton 1st XV1000115
2018/2019Clayton 1st XV000070

Clayton 2nd XV

2016/2017Clayton 2nd XV2000710
2017/2018Clayton 2nd XV000060
2018/2019Clayton 2nd XV2000710

Career Total