James, 23, began playing rugby at 10 years old for Santa Monica RC, where he actually still competes in the off season. His introduction to rugby was actually made by his youth football coach.
James played representative rugby with the SoCal Griffins in 2015/16 follow by competing in the 2016 North American Invitational 7s with Atavus All-Star Boys. In 2017, he played with the Santa Monica Dolphins and the USA Club 7s Nationals.
Adding to his rugby resume, James played for the University of Utah for over two years before joining the Utah Warriors Selects.
Moving back to his home state, James joined the Giltinis Academy and was soon called up during the 2021 MLR season.
|Hometown||Santa Monica, CA|