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The National Small College Rugby Organization (NSCRO) has announced the selections for the NSCRO/Penn Mutual Women’s 7’s Select Side that will compete at the Las Vegas Invitational on March 1-2, 2018.
 
The twelve player squad includes six returning players from the team that competed in the program in 2017 and six new players selected through the online player recommendation process or their participation in the recent NSCRO Women’s 7’s All-Star Championship. Mary Kate McNulty of Denison University will captain the squad. 

Player

Kelly DeGrood,  St. Bonaventure University
Allegheny, NY

Shae Ferguson, Lee University
Cleveland, TN

Ally Gallagher, Eckerd College
St. Petersburg, FL

Cecilia Hammond, College of Saint Benedict
St. Joseph, MN

Erica Long, California University of Pennsylvania
California, PA

Mary Kate McNulty (C), Denison University
Granville, OH

Rebecca Nyul, Angelo State University
San Angelo, TX

Leanna Rosberg, Wayne State College
Wayne, NE

Kat Scheerer,  Eckerd College
St. Petersburg, FL

Rebecca Silver, University of Rochester
Rochester, NY

Kelcey Stutzman, Wayne State College
Wayne, NE

Hailey Thompson, Lee University
Cleveland, TN

Staff

Bryn Chivers - Coach
Jeff Noe - Coach
Brianna Woodworth - ATC
The team will also compete at the Collegiate Rugby Championships in Philadelphia, PA this June and selections for that squad will be announced after the NSCRO Women’s 7’s National Championships on April 28-29.

Family and friends of the NSCRO Women's 7s Select Side who are also interested in attending the USA Sevens Rugby can purchase discounted tickets. Purchasers using this special link can save up to 30% on tickets. Show your support by purchasing your tickets here.

The program is made possible by The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company and their continued support in the growth of women’s rugby. The program is open to all NSCRO Players, and coaches can complete the Player Recommendation Form at any time. For more information about the NSCRO/Penn Mutual Women's 7s Select Side program or to discuss a player in more detail, contact Bryn Chivers via email or by phone (773-308-3430).

About National Small College Rugby Organization

Since 2007, the National Small College Rugby Organization (NSCRO) has been at the forefront of fostering and developing small college rugby programs in the United States. NSCRO is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing services to small college programs that raise the profile, image, and benefits of collegiate rugby in the eyes of school administrators. 
 
Comprised of nearly 400 men’s and women’s college rugby clubs who participate in more than 30 leagues, NSCRO provides an opportunity for these programs to showcase their abilities to a broader audience with a chance at a national title and ranking. Along with recognizing club and player success on and off the field, the increased visibility NSCRO creates has led to improved school support, greater on-campus interest in rugby, and growth in financial support and alumni involvement.