USA Women’s Falcons Squad: 2020 LA Invitational
The USA Women’s Falcons squad has been selected for the Los Angeles Invitational being held Friday, Feb 28 to Saturday, Feb 29 alongside HSBC LA Sevens.
Day One takes place at Orange County Sports Park with Day Two at Dignity Health Sports Park Field Complex. USA Women’s Sevens Head Coach Chris Brown will be the lead coach with Alena Olsen and Kasey McCravey serving as co-captains.
The roster includes six players from the USA Sevens residency program and two from the USA Women’s XVs player pool in Kortney Keuhl and Sarah Levy. Club Sevens MVP Teigan MacDonald and USA Women’s U20s player Cassidy Bargell are both included.
The Falcons will face All Blues and ORSU in Pool A and one opponent from Pool B in Atlantis. The other Pool B teams in the Women’s Elite 7s include Lindenwood and Stars.
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WOMEN’S FALCONS ROSTER
1. Teigan MacDonald (Prop/Wing, San Diego Surfers) 2. Kasey McCravey (Co-Captain) (Hooker/Scrumhalf, USA Sevens) 3. Emily Henrich (Prop / Center, USA Sevens) 4. Alena Olsen (Co-Captain) (Scrumhalf / Flyhalf, USA Sevens) 5. Alex Sedrick (Flyhalf / Center, Life University) 6. Salote Tusinga (Center / Prop, Sac Pal Amazons) 7. Kayla Lawson (Wing, USA Sevens) 8. Lauren Thunen (Prop, USA Sevens) 9. Cassidy Bargell (Hooker / Prop, Harvard University) 10.Cortney Kuehl (Prop / Center, Atlanta Harlequins) 11. Ashlee Byrge (Flyhalf/Wing, USA Sevens) 12. Sarah Levy (Hooker/ Wing, New York Rugby)
- Head Coach Chris Brown
- Coach Dave Clancy
- Athletic Trainer Hillary Stepansky
- Strength & Conditioning Trey Ford
- Team Manager Kelly Griffin
LOS ANGELES INVITATIONAL SCHEDULE
- vs All Blues | Fri, Feb 28 – 9:20 AM PT
- vs ORSU | Fri, Feb 28 – 11:40 AM PT
- vs Atlantis | Fri, Feb 28 – 2 PM PT
- Knockouts begin Sat, Feb 29 at 8 AM PT.
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