Position: Loose Head Prop
Hometown: Advance, NC
Hailing from Advance, North Carolina, Lum was introduced to rugby at a young age playing for the Triad Bulldogs of the Carolina Youth Rugby League. Continuing his rugby career in college, Lum played D1A College Rugby at Wheeling Jesuit University in West Virginia. During his collegiate career, the forward was named a Junior All-American in 2012. Additionally, he was selected by Rugby Today, then Rugby Magazine, for the All-Freshman Honors List.
After graduating in 2013, Lum moved to Christchurch, New Zealand and played with Southbridge Rugby Club. The prop boasts four years of New Zealand Division I Club experience, playing for Canterbury Colts, Ellsmere Seniors, and Canterbury Country Seniors. A standout, Lum received the Colts Forwards Player of the Year award in 2014 and Canterbury Country Player of the Year award in 2017.