CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Earning an invitation to the Collegiate All-American 15s camp, rising senior Jenny Kronish and recent graduates Haley Langan and Maya Learned will compete June 19-25 in Hanover, New Hampshire. Additionally, head coach Mel Denham was selected to be on the coaching staff for the event.
The Collegiate All-American camp is instrumental in player identification for the national team pool, and is a selection vehicle for the USA women's national team tour in the fall. USA Rugby is also developing long-term plans for senior 15s players projecting to 2021, 2024 and 2025.
Kronish, and Learned were named NIRA All-America in 2017-18, while Langan tallied an All-America honorable mention selection. Learned was one of five finalists for the Sorenson Award this spring, which is awarded to the top collegiate rugby player in the country.
Denham led the Crimson to 21 wins in her first campaign in charge of the Crimson, including a berth in the NIRA semifinals in the fall and to the USA Rugby 7s National Championships in the spring, which was the first appearance in program history.