New Zealand Women's Sevens Coach Sean Horan has today named his squad of 12 for the second leg of the first ever IRB Women's Sevens World Series, to be held in Houston, USA next month.
Six players from the first tournament in Dubai last year have retained their spots, while Horan has also opted for rugby experience with the inclusion of five 2012 Black Ferns following their end of year tour to England. They are Shakira Baker, Kelly Brazier, Kendra Cocksedge, Halie Hurring, and Selica Winiata.
Horan said he had been impressed with the level of competition among women at the Pub Charity National Sevens held in Queenstown last weekend. An outstanding tournament for Waikato's Honey Hireme saw her earn a first-time call-up to the national squad.... Read More