You don't "rout" for a team, you "root" Rout means to trounce, defeat, etc.
Why do you hold Luke's size against him? Are you jealous? He's big because his parents are big. There was a 12-year-old playing on a team at a park where I worked in Chicago, who was 6'5", and 210#. His parents were tall, also.
He's not a ringer, so get over it. You owe him an apology for calling him a 'freak'. And you spelled 'Taipei' wrong, too.