Emba Vying for World Rugby Women’s Seven Series Spot

Emba Vying for World Rugby Women’s Seven Series Spot

Emba was a goalkeeper on the women's soccer team before joining the women's rugby squad (Penny Ashford).

CHULA VISTA, Calif. - Cheta Emba '15 is competing for one of 15 spots to travel to Sao Paulo next month for the Brazil Women's Sevens, the second stop of the 2015-16 HSBC World Rugby Women's Sevens Series.

Women's Eagles Sevens Head Coach Jules McCoy will select the members of the Eagles amongst 30 camp invitees at this week's High Performance Camp at the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, California.

Emba has attended multiple camps at the Olympic Training Center and has seen action at the National All-Star Competitions. She received her first 15s caps in the inaugural Women's Rugby Super Series in Canada last year.

Emba competed in both women's rugby and women's soccer during her days in Cambridge. The Glen Allen, Virginia native competed all four years on the women's soccer team and was named to the 2013 All-Ivy second team before competing for the women's rugby team junior and senior year.