Ruben de Haas, is an international Test scrumhalf who plays for the USA Eagles. He comes from a well-known rugby family in the Free State, as both his dad Pieter and grandfather, Gerard, represented the province.
De Haas played for the Central University of Technology Ixias in the Varsity Cup. Before being called up to the USA international team by the former Springbok assistant, Gary Gold, he did play for the Toyota Free State XV in the SuperSport Rugby Challenge.
Still only 19-years-old, De Haas, has represented the USA at U19 and U20 level, before debuting earlier in the year for the senior side.