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New proving ground at Stanford for rugby stalwart Hannah Stolba

A position on the sidelines.

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Raptors Eight benefit from USA Rugby’s NASC

Nothing compares to high-quality rugby.

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Raptors Women finish successful season in all but Title

Another great season.

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Raptors Women take second place

2016 WPL season concludes.

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Elite rugby club built with role models

Professionalism and dedication.

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About the Elite Women.

The Women’s Premier League (WPL) features the nation’s top women’s rugby talent and is the pinnacle of U.S. competition in the U.S. The WPL consists of eight teams from coast to coast that are split into two four-team conferences. A six-game regular season is followed by tournament play. The WPL was founded in 2009. Its players make up a bulk of the U.S. national women’s team, the Eagles.

Elite Women's Team Accolades
2016Women's Premier League Women's Premier League Runners-Up
2015SportsWomen of Colorado Logo Icon SportsWomen of Colorado Team of the Year
2015Women's Premier League Women's Premier League Champions
2014Women's Premier League Women's Premier League Champions
2012Women's Premier League Women's Premier League Runners-Up
2011USA Rugby Logo Women's Div. 1 National Runners-Up

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Elite Women’s Roster

Jeanna Beard
Jeanna Beard
  • Position: Center
  • Height: 5-6
  • Weight: 165
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  • Birth place: Washington, DC
  • College: Univ. of Maryland
Taryn Brennan
Taryn Brennan
  • Position: Forward
  • Height: 5-11
  • Weight: 165
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  • Birth place: Denver, CO
  • College: Western State
Amandine Chatelier
Amandine Chatelier
  • Position: Forward
  • Experience:
  • Birth place: France
  • College: Univ. of Bordeaux
Sarah Chobot
Sarah Chobot
  • Position: Forward
  • Height: 5-9
  • Weight: 190
  • Age:
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  • Birth place: Mendon, MI
  • College: Central Mich Univ.
Colleen Cribbs
Colleen Cribbs
  • Position: Center
  • Height: 5-7
  • Weight: 160
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  • Birth place: Washington, DC
  • College: Juniata College
Carmen Farmer
Carmen Farmer
  • Position: Forward
  • Experience:
  • Birth place: Richmond, VA
  • College: Virginia Tech
Patsy Ford
Patsy Ford
  • Position: Forward
  • Height: 5-11
  • Weight: 200
  • Age:
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  • Birth place: Akron, OH
  • College: Notre Dame College
Mary Ann Gittings
Mary Ann Gittings
  • Birth place: Gloucester, ENG
  • College: Cardiff Metro Univ.
Denali Graham
Denali Graham
  • Position: Back
  • Height: 5-5
  • Weight: 145
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  • Birth place: Minneapolis, MN
  • College: Univ. of Connecticut
Jojo Kitlinski
Jojo Kitlinski
  • Position: Back
  • Height: 5-7
  • Weight: 160
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  • Birth place: Clinton Twp, MI
  • College: Grand Valley State
Rebekah Knappe
Rebekah Knappe
  • Position: Back
  • Height: 5-4
  • Weight: 145
  • Age:
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  • Birth place: Franktown, CO
  • College: CO State
Hallie Koeppen
Hallie Koeppen
  • Birth place: Eagle, ID
  • College: U.S. Air Force Academy
Leann Lam
Leann Lam
  • Position: Scrum half
  • Height: 5-0
  • Weight: 140
  • Age:
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  • Birth place: Norwalk, CT
  • College: Keene State
Jenny Lui
Jenny Lui
  • Position: Back
  • Height: 5-4
  • Weight: 140
  • Age:
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  • Birth place: St. Mary’s, PA
  • College: Penn State
Joanna McElroy
Joanna McElroy
  • Position: Forward
  • Height: 5-10
  • Weight: 160
  • Age:
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  • Birth place: Northbrook, IL
  • College: Minnesota State
Kelly Mullen
Kelly Mullen
  • Position: Wing
  • Height: 5-6
  • Weight: 145
  • Age:
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  • Birth place: Milwaukee, WI
  • College: Marquette
Kris Peterson
Kris Peterson
Mary Pezzulo
Mary Pezzulo
  • Position: Prop
  • Height: 5-8
  • Weight: 195
  • Age:
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  • Birth place: Rochester, NY
  • College: Syracuse
Melissa Polheber
Melissa Polheber
  • Position: Prop
  • Experience:
  • Birth place: Genoa City, WI
  • College: Wisconsin-Platteville
Avery Potter
Avery Potter
  • Position: Flanker
  • Experience:
  • Birth place: Lone Tree, CO
  • College: Colorado College
Andrea Prusinski
Andrea Prusinski
  • Position: Wing
  • Height: 5-9
  • Weight: 165
  • Age:
  • Experience:
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Rachel Ryan
  • Position: Forward
  • Height: 5-7
  • Weight: 165
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  • Birth Place: Sheridan, WY
  • College: Univ. of Wyoming
Kristen Shalosky
Kristen Shalosky
  • Position: Forward
  • Height: 5-7
  • Weight: 185
  • Age:
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  • Birth place: Germany
  • College: South Florida
Hannah Stolba
Hannah Stolba
  • Position: Fly half
  • Height: 5-9
  • Weight: 155
  • Age:
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  • Birth place: Missoula, MT
  • College: MN State-Mankato
Christen Suda
Christen Suda
  • Position: Back
  • Height: 5-3
  • Weight: 155
  • Age:
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  • Birth place: St. Louis, MO
  • College: Arizona State
Julie Tordonato
Julie Tordonato
  • Position: Center
  • Height: 5-7
  • Weight: 155
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  • Birth place: Rutland, VT
  • College: Syracuse
Nichole Wanamaker
Nichole Wanamaker
  • Position: Fly half
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  • Birth place: Nashville, TN
  • College: Middle TN State
Justine Wypych
Justine Wypych
  • Position: Wing
  • Experience:
  • Birth place: Stevens Point, WI
  • College: Wisconsin-Eau Claire

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