Women’s Collegiate All-American XVs name match roster to face D1/D2 All Stars in All Star Week finale

Game kicks off today at 9:30 AM MT on facebook.com/wplrugby

GREELEY, CO. – Following a scrimmage against the Glendale Merlins Division 1 team, Women’s Collegiate All-American XVs Head Coach Katie Dowty has named her match day roster to face D1/D2 All Stars in the finale of All Star Week. The match kicks off today at 9:30 AM MT on facebook.com/wplrugby

“A huge thank you to Glendale Merlins for providing us the opportunity to play a third match yesterday,” said Coach Dowty. “Several players seized that opportunity to play their way into today’s lineup and displayed the attitude and determination it takes to become an Eagle.

“The entire squad has shown great intent to learn and grow throughout the week and are excited for one more chance to play up against the senior players.”

All Star Week opened on Thursday, August 1 where the All-Americans fell to the WPL West All Stars 51-17. D1/D2 All Stars fell to the WPL East All Stars 32-17 which seeded all teams for today’s games. 

Matches are streamed LIVE on facebook.com/wplrugby with free admission to all fans at the University of Northern Colorado, Greeley.

STARTERS

PLAYER NAME1. Emily Briggs Prop BYU
2. Elisha Fromstein Hooker Penn State
3. Azniv Nalbandian Prop Penn State
4. Allie Schrenker Lock Tennessee – Chattanooga
5. Jennifer Kronish Lock Harvard
6. Genevieve Quirion Flanker Harvard
7. Gianna Solomon Flanker Penn State
8. Dana Alimena No. 8 Pitzer
9. Bridget Kahele Scrumhalf Life University
10. Leah Ingold Flyhalf Central Washington
11. Spencer Boldt Wing Central Washington
12. McKenzie Hawkins Center Lindenwood
13. Emily Roskopf Center Quinnipiac
14. Summer Harris-Jones Wing Life University
15. Jetta Owens Fullback Virginia Tech

RESERVES

PLAYER NAME16. Karissa Lacy Reserve Life
17. Rebecca Luedke Reserve Chico State
18. Grace Martin Reserve Quinnipiac
19. Siale Alatini Reserve AIC
20. McKenna Strong Reserve Lindenwood
21. Anna Park Reserve Stanford
22. Bianca Ortiz-Pallen Reserve Central Washington
23. Sophie Pyrz Reserve Penn State
24. Emma Auld Reserve Virginia
25. Caitlin Weigel Reserve Harvard
26. Adrienne Yoder Reserve Air Force

WOMEN’S COLLEGIATE ALL-AMERICAN STAFF

Head Coach | Katie Dowty
Assistant Coach | Tiff Faaee
Assistant Coach | Dave Clancy
Assistant Coach | Justin Moss
Physical Performance | Stacey Bridges
Project Soar Shadow Coach | Lindey Wise
Athletic Trainer | Jade Callan
Athletic Trainer | Amie Kern
Team Manager | Annemarie Farrell

ALL STAR WEEK SCHEDULE

All Times Mountain | Stream LIVE on facebook.com/WPLrugby

THURSDAY, AUGUST 1

WPL West All-Stars vs Women’s Collegiate All-Americans
32-17 (WPL win)

WPL East All-Stars vs Club D1 & D2 All-Stars
51-17 (WPL Win)

SATURDAY, AUGUST 3

9:30 AM MT
Women’s Collegiate All-Americans
vs D1/D2 All Stars

11:30 AM MT
WPL West
vs WPL East