It’s a new season, and it’s time to get to know your 2019 Roughnecks!

Next up, defender Eli Salama!

Height: 6’2”
Weight: 211-lbs
Birthdate: Aug. 24, 1996
Born: Coquitlam, BC
Shoots: Right

When you were a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?


What is your favorite lacrosse moment?

Winning the NLL cup or the 2016 Minto Cup.

If you could turn any activity into an Olympic sport, what would you win a gold medal for?

Eating an entire family sized bag of chips in one sitting.


Do you have any hobbies or interests outside of lacrosse and your job?

Fitness, hiking, dogs.

Which of your scars has the best story behind it?

Scar above my eyebrow, ran into the corner of a wall while chasing my sister with a butterfly net.

List three words to describe what drives you.

Passion, fulfillment, giving back.

What is the top item on your bucket list?

Trip to Australia and New Zealand.

What would your friends say your most annoying habit is?

Beginners luck at cards.

What song do you know every word to?

Mambo No. 5

If you could have any super power, what would it be?

Shapeshifting into animals.

What would your superhero name be?

The Manimal.

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