BYU Women's Rugby Roster Fall 2016 Announced

BYU Women's Rugby at work at Smith Fieldhouse Athletics Gym.

PROVO, UT - Up to about 250 students showed up for women's rugby tryouts within a span of 3 days, during the first week of Fall 2016 semester. On Friday, September 2, 2016, Head Coach Tom Waqa, announced the 41 players that would make up the BYU Women's Rugby roster for Fall 2016 Semester. Notable returners include scrumhalf Nicole McCullough, Props Rebekah Hebdon, Hillary Hironaka, Flyhalf Eternity Tenney, Flankers Grace Taito, Sia Skipps, and Justina Grubb. There is a good mix of young and veterans in the squad.


Name            Position
Rebekah Boaz Hebdon    Prop
Hillary Hironaka    Prop
Hannah Beagley        Prop
Ashton Wagner        Prop
Rachel Ogden        Prop
Mele Mataele        Prop
Lindsay Sheridan     Hook
Harley Rowland        Hook
Telisha Pantelakis     Hook
Anessa Atuaia        Hook
Emma Stewart        Lock
Gabrielle Peterson     Lock
Sarah Jones        Lock
Victoria Violette     Lock
Mafile'o Fotu         Lock
Grace Taito        Flanker
Justina Grubb        Flanker
Anna Parker        Flanker
Emma Clinnick         Flanker
Sia Skipps        No. 8
Sasha Morales LLan    No. 8
Nicole McCullough     Scrumhalf
Mackenzie Olsen        Scrumhalf
Lauren Cranor         Scrumhalf
Kayleigh Minaker     Scrumhalf
Eternity Tenney        Flyhalf
Naotala Palu        Flyhalf
Alisa Baker        Center
Kailey Jensen        Center
Alexa Tenney        Center
BreAnn Duce        Center
Kathleen Dzaran        Centers
Analise Arnold        Wing
Lindsey Wong        Wing
Baylie Duce        Wing
Genesis Hinckley     Wing
Jessica Peterson Sant'Anna Fullback
Kainoa Ah Quin        Fullback
Catherine Killian     Fullback
Emily Jo Fairbanks     Lock
Dominique Mossman     Wing