Toronto Arrows Announce Return of Francis & Parfrey for 2020

12 December 2019

TORONTO, ON – The Toronto Arrows are pleased to announce two additional signings ahead of the 2020 Major League Rugby season.

The following players have re-signed with the club:

Kolby Francis
Hometown: Brantford, Ont.
Position: No. 8
Age: 22

  • Made 14 appearances (578 minutes)
  • Scored five tries (ranked third on team)
  • Ran for 282 metres carried
  • Completed 68 tackles
  • Earned a 80.9% tackle completion rate

Patrick Parfrey
Hometown: St. John’s, N.L.
Position: Fly-half / Centre / Fullback
Age: 28

  • Made six appearances (239 minutes)
  • Ran for 166 metres carried
  • Completed 21 tackles
  • Earned a 87.5% tackle completion rate
  • Completed five offloads

“We’re excited to have Kolby and Pat returning for the upcoming season,” said Arrows Vice President and General Manager Mark Winokur. “Kolby is a talented young player with size and speed, and is someone we are working to develop as a Canadian prospect. Pat was Canada’s breakout player of the Rugby World Cup, having several top-class performances against the best teams in the world. He may not be fully available until later on in the year, but we look forward to having his talent – and dry wit – back in the room with us.”

Toronto has now signed 35 players ahead of the club’s sophomore Major League Rugby campaign.

Ticketing Note: Toronto Arrows 2020 season ticket packages are now on sale, starting at $120 (inc. taxes).

About Toronto Arrows Rugby Football Club:

The Toronto Arrows Rugby Football Club is Canada’s first professional rugby union team.

Competing in Major League Rugby, the team is equipped to compete against top-tier North American club teams, providing emerging Canadian talent with enhanced and more frequent opportunities to hone their skills at an elite level.

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For more information, please contact: 

Brock Smith
Communications Manager
Toronto Arrows 

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