Date Posted:04/24/2006,  1:00PM

Five From Women's Rugby Selected to Maine XV

BRUNSWICK, Maine - Five members of the Bowdoin College women's rugby team have been chosen to the 2006 Maine All-Star XV following the Maine Collegiate Rugby Championships held on April 15. The players will compete for the State of Maine at the New England Rugby Football Union Select Side Championship at Amherst, Mass. on May 7.

Bowdoin's Kat Anderson '08 (Houston, Texas), Kelly Orr '06 (West Hartford, Conn.), Claudia Marroqin '06 (Los Angeles, Calif.), Alicia Velez '08 (Babylon, N.Y.) and Becca Selden '06 (Hibbing, Minn.) have been tabbed to represent Maine against Select Sides from fellow New England states.

Assessors from the New England and Northeast Rugby Football Unions will observe all matches and choose a NERFU Select Side team, which will advance to compete for selection on the Northeast Regional Squad. Players selected to the Regional team will compete at Nationals on May 20 in Boulder, Colorado.