MEET THE THUNDER: HUNTER JACK GRANT

Hunter Jack Grant is a member of the Interior Salish nation known as St’at’imx and belongs to the Cayoose Creek band, based in Lillooet, BC.  Hunter is named for Chief Hunter Jack, a prominent tribal leader in the Cariboo region from the Gold Rush days.

Age:       15

Height:   6’4”

Weight:  210 lbs

Position:  Lock

Teams:  Velox Valhallians – 2011 U15 Island Champions; U15 South Island Tide (15s) – 2013 PRC Champions; U14 South Island Tide (7s) – 1st place 2013 Victoria International Sevens; U14 BC Gold – 2nd place, 2013 National Championships; Esquimalt Ravens – Senior Boys; U16 Aboriginal Thunder

Favourite player:  Jonah Lomu

Rugby goals: “to go as far as my skills will take me, to train hard, and hopefully one day be able to play for the Canadian team.”

Hunter 1 - BC Gold 2013

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