Canada Defeats USA in Women’s U20s Tri-Nations

The USA Women’s Under-20s lost 24-7 in the team’s final match of Tri-Nations Cup 2019 against Canada on July 24 at Loughborough University.
In the opening match, the USA lost 62-0 to England. The Series will conclude on Sunday, July 28 with England facing Canada.
Canada opened the scoring with a try by Brogan Mior and another by Angie Olukunmi, with Shoshanah Seumanutafa adding a conversion to take a 12-0 lead.
The USA answered back with an Allison Koenig try and a conversion by Angie Olukunmi to cut the lead to 12-7 at the break.

Canada scored two half tries by Lizzie Gibson and Noemie Tremblay with Shoshanah Seumanutafa slotting her second conversion of the game for a final of 24-7.


Canada: 1 Idia Ihensekhien (Oakville Crusaders) 2 Claudia Fulton (Valley Bulldogs) 3 Hanna Nicholl (Toronto Nomads) 4 Rayann D’Aguiar (Brampton Beavers) 5 Keegan Brantner (Lethbridge) 6 Lyric Atchison (UBC Thunderbirds) 7 Lizzie Gibson Oakville Crusaders) 8 Emma Feldinger (UBC Thunderbirds) 9 Berlyn Seselja (Calgary Dinos) 10 Alayna Scramstad (UBC Thunderbirds) 11 Angie Olukunmi (Calgary Irish) 12 Shoshanah Seumanutafa (UBC Thunderbirds) 13 Sarah-Maude Lachance (CRQ) 14 Kally King (UBC Thunderbirds) 15 Brogan Mior (Foothills Lions) 16 Holly Phillips (Calgary Irish) 17 Maya Montiel (Ottawa Irish) 18 Rori Wood (UBC Thunderbirds) 19 Callie Harder (UVic Vikes) 20 Noemie Tremblay (CRQ) 21 Justine Blatt-Jannmatt (Valley Bulldogs) 22 Jasmine Baxter (Oshawa Vikings) 23 Maya Addai (Barrhaven Scottish) + Head Coach Jack Hanratty

USA: 1. Tiara A’au, Central Washington University 2. Saher Hamdan, Notre Dame College 3. Tori Jones, University of Notre Dame 4. Erica Jarrell, Harvard University 5. Paige Fallon, Life University 6. Sophia Haley, Dartmouth College 7. Elizabeth Wilson, Northern Virginia Rugby (NOVA) 8.Kapoina Bailey, Kona High School  9. Mary Jane Pasioles, Central Washington University 10. Darina Roe, Penn State 11.Clara Lemal-Brown, Quinnipiac University 12. Morgan Freeman, Lindenwood University 13. Karissa Postula, Oregon Rugby Sports Union 14. Ubaida Ahmed, Mount St. Mary’s University 15. Allison Koenig, Quinnipiac University 16. Tiana A’au, Central Washington University 17. Joannah Skucek, Lindenwood University 18. Samantha Tancredi, Lindenwood University 19.Natalie Gray, Lindenwood University  20. Paige Fallon, Life University  21. Glory Woolley, Oklahoma State 22.Matalasi Morrissette, Brigham Young University 23. Ubaida Ahmed, Mount St. Mary’s University + Head Coach Ricardo Rimirez


Head Coach Ricardo Ramirez
Assistant Coach Emily Record
Assistant Coach Craig Wilson
Physical Performance Sylvia Braaten
Athletic Trainer Diane Watanabe
Team Manager Anna Kunkel


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