Rosser Names Team To Face Ulster In Final Round Of Interpros
January 20, 2023 / Lisa Doyle
The Leinster Rugby Women’s team, proudly sponsored by Bank of Ireland, to take on Ulster Rugby tomorrow in the Vodafone Women’s Interprovincial Championship, in Queens University, has been named by Head Coach Tania Rosser (Kick off: 5.30pm, Live on BBC NI).
You can view Saturday’s Match Programme here.
There are two changes to the pack who took on Munster last weekend, with Emma Hooban starting at hooker and Elaine Anthony coming in to the second row.
Aoife Moore and Christy Haney pack down either side of Hooban in the front row. Anthony joins Aoife McDermott in the second row, while Niamh O’Dowd, Molly Boyne and Hannah O’Connor complete the pack.
There are no changes to the back line, Molly Scuffil-McCabe and Dannah O’Brien continue their partnership at half-back. Jenny Murphy and Aoife Dalton once again join up in the centre and it’s a back three of Anna Doyle, Elise O’Byrne-White and Ella Roberts.
Prop Christy Haney and number 8 Hannah O’Connor will once again co-captain the team.
15. Ella Roberts – Wicklow RFC
14. Elise O’Byrne-White – Old Belvedere RFC
13. Aoife Dalton – Tullamore RFC/Old Belvedere RFC
12. Jenny Murphy – Old Belvedere RFC
11. Anna Doyle – Tullow RFC/Blackrock College RFC
10. Dannah O’Brien – Tullow RFC/Old Belvedere RFC
9. Molly Scuffil-McCabe – Garda Westmanstown RFC/Railway Union RFC
1. Aoife Moore – Blackrock College RFC
2. Emma Hooban – Blackrock RFC
3. Christy Haney – St Mary’s College RFC/Blackrock RFC (CAPTAIN)
4. Aoife McDermott – Railway Union RFC
5. Elaine Anthony – Old Belvedere RFC
6. Niamh O’Dowd – Old Belvedere RFC
7. Molly Boyne – DUFC/Railway Union RFC
8. Hannah O’Connor – CYM RFC/Blackrock College RFC (CAPTAIN)
16. Vic O’Mahony – Old Belvedere RFC
17. Lisa Callan – Railway Union RFC
18. Megan Collis – Greystones RFC/Railway Union RFC
19. Eimear Corri – Portlaoise RFC/Blackrock RFC
20. Emma Murphy – Railway Union RFC
21. Lisa Mullen – Virginia RFC/Blackrock RFC
22. Katie Whelan – Old Belvedere RFC
23. Niamh Byrne – Railway Union RFC