WPL Announces 2019 East and West All-Star Rosters

by | Jul 26, 2019

GREELEY, CO. – The East and West WPL All-Stars have named their full squads for All Star Week taking place August 1st & 3rd at the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley. 

The event will bring together four teams including the Collegiate All-Americans as well as a D1/D2 All Star team. On Day One, the WPL East and D1/D2 All Stars will play each other first, at 3 PM MT, after which the All-Americans will face the WPL West All Stars at 5 PM MT. 

Saturday, losers from day one will face off at 9:30 AM with winners playing in the final at 11:30 AM. Admission is FREE to all fans with a LIVE stream available on the Women’s Premier League Facebook Page, facebook.com/wplrugby


2019 WPL East All-Stars

PLAYER NAME POSITION Home Club
Sarah Levy Wing, Fullback New York Rugby Club
Shamira Robles Fullback, Outside Center New York Rugby Club
Carly Waters Scrumhalf New York Rugby Club
Amber Chandu Prop New York Rugby Club
Andrea Villanova* Hooker, Utility New York Rugby Club
Misha Green* Back row New York Rugby Club
Tahlia Brody* Loose Forward New York Rugby Club
Emilee Jalosuo Flanker Twin Cities Amazons
Ali Gillberg** Prop, Lock Twin Cities Amazons
Rachel Lentsch Scrumhalf Twin Cities Amazons
Chloe Jex Prop, 8 DC Furies
Claire Stingley Flanker, Hooker Beantown
Olivia Benzan-Daniel Prop, Utility Beantown
Amanda Schweitzer Flanker, Outside Center Beantown
Kathryn Treder Hooker, Flanker Beantown
Kelli Smith Fullback, Wing Beantown
Christina Swift Wing, Fullback Atlanta Harlequins
Cortney Kuehl Center, Wing Atlanta Harlequins
Megan Rom* Prop, Hooker Atlanta Harlequins
Cynthia Campbell Inside Center Atlanta Harlequins
Corinne Heavner Flyhalf Atlanta Harlequins
Chi Chi Chukwueke Back row Atlanta Harlequins
KB Broughton Back 3 Atlanta Harlequins

2019 WPL West All-Stars

PLAYER NAME POSITION Home Club
Tiffany Tate Wing, Center San Diego Surfers
Julie Buescher 8, Lock San Diego Surfers
Megan Foster* Flyhalf, Center San Diego Surfers
Adrienne Acosta** Prop ORSU
Te Awhina Ho Chee 8, Lock ORSU
Adriana Mendoza Fullback, Wing ORSU
Melissa Polheber Finkelstein* Prop, Lock Glendale Merlins
Jeanna Beard Hooker Glendale Merlins
Sam Luther* Lock, Prop Glendale Merlins
Nichole Wanamaker Back 3 Glendale Merlins
Amandine Chatelier Loose Forward Glendale Merlins
Juliann Tordonato* Center Glendale Merlins
Rachel Ehrecke Back row, Center Glendale Merlins
Kadie Sanford Prop, Flanker Chicago North Shore
Kaitlyn Kasper Flanker, Hooker Chicago North Shore
Kathleen Stanley Flyhalf, Center Chicago North Shore
Rose DiBalsamo Scrumhalf Chicago North Shore
Kedra Davis 8, Lock Berkeley All Blues
Shelby Lin* Scrumhalf Berkeley All Blues
Ceara Lafferty Lock, 8 Berkeley All Blues
Evan Hoese Wing, Center Berkeley All Blues
Tyra Norlander Lock, Loose Forward Berkeley All Blues
Serena Liu Fullback, Wing Berkeley All Blues

* 2nd year WPL All-Star

** 3rd year WPL All-Star

WPL ALL-STAR STAFF:
• Kitt Wagner Ruiz (Co-Program Director)
• Rosalind Chou (Head Coach: East)
• Parisa Asgharzadeh (Head Coach: West)
• Rachel Sachs (Team Doctor)
• Britney Simpson (Team Manager)
• Annemarie Farrell (Team Management Director Extraordinaire)
• Kyliana Ruiz (Future WPL All-Star)