Women Eagles 7s head coach Richie Walker has named his team for the Vegas 7s. The team is coming off one of their best finishes in awhile with a second place showing in Sydney. They fell to their rivals Canada in that one. Returning to the team are a number of veterans, including Kelly Griffin, Ryan Carlyle, Alev Kelter, Kristen Thomas, Kate Zackary, and Nana Fa'avesi. There were will be some relatively next players to the team as well in Cheta Emba, Naya Tapper, Bulou Mataitoga, and Kelsi Stockert. The team plays Ireland, Spain, and Fiji on day one.
Squad: Cheta Emba, Kelly Griffin, Kate Zackary, Nicole Heavirland, Ryan Carlyle, Alev Kelter (C), Naya Tapper, Kelsi Stockert, Nana Fa'avesi, Bulou Mataitoga, Kristen Thomas, Nicole Snyder
In addition to the main team the Falcons will be playing in the LVI. Jackie Finlan of The Rugby Breakdown has the details.
USA Falcons @ LVI 7s: C Bargell, Blythe, Braaten, Buonopane, Duncan, Foster, Olsen, Pankey, Perry, Serevi, Strasko, Warner #wrugby— The Rugby Breakdown (@TheRugbyBD) February 28, 2017