top of page

Valkyrie confirm preliminary squad for trip to Huddersfield

York Valkyrie Director of Rugby Lindsay Anfield has confirmed her preliminary squad, in partnership with Inglis Chartered Accountants, for Sunday's Betfred Women's Super League trip to Huddersfield Giants at Huddersfield Laund Hill (11am).

Anfield brings forward Elisa Akpa straight into her preliminary squad following the France Captain's return to the Club this week from Catalan Goddesses.

Youngsters Eva Izumi and Chevelle Clarke are also named in the 21-player squad.

Tamzin Renouf misses out through a one-match suspension while Lacey Owen and Alisha Clayton drops out through injury.

Utility Georgie Hetherington remains unavailable due to a hip injury.

The Valkyrie will be seeking a fifth straight Betfred Women's Super League victory this year after wins over Leeds Rhinos (12-34), St Helens (26-6), Warrington Wolves (44-4) and Wigan Warriors (40-6).

York Valkyrie 21-player squad, in partnership with Inglis Chartered Accountants:

  • 29. Elisa Akpa, proudly sponsored by PMJ Masonry Ltd

  • 12. Savannah Andrade, proudly sponsored by Harrisons Signs

  • 10. Jas Bell, proudly sponsored by Aysgarth Rooms

  • 28. Chevelle Clarke, proudly sponsored by Harrogate York Knights

  • 18. Grace Field, proudly sponsored by Simpson York

  • 7. Liv Gale, proudly sponsored by The Tex Services Group

  • 22. Ellie Hendry, proudly sponsored by Gemini Carpets

  • 16. Ashleigh Hyde, proudly sponsored by Serendipity Counselling

  • 25. Eva Izumi, proudly sponsored by ACM Motor Services

  • 4. Emma Kershaw, proudly sponsored by Bootham Tavern

  • 17. Bettie Lambert, proudly sponsored by The White Family

  • 15. Rhiannion Marshall, proudly sponsored by YorWealth

  • 9. Sinead Peach, proudly sponsored by One Stop Scaffolding

  • 6. Sade Rihari, proudly sponsored by Pro-Development UK

  • 23. Daisy Sanderson, proudly sponsored by JP Services

  • 27. Jess Sharp, proudly sponsored by JCT 600

  • 1. Tara Jane Stanley, proudly sponsored by Purple Chilli Events Catering Specialists

  • 14. Aimee Staveley, proudly sponsored by Haxby & Wigginton Traders Association

  • 5. Georgia Taylor, proudly sponsored by GMB Union

  • 2. Liv Whitehead, proudly sponsored by V25 Comms

  • 8. Liv Wood, proudly sponsored by Visiting North Yorkshire

York Valkyrie will be seeking to maintain their unbeaten start in the Betfred Women's Super League when they visit Huddersfield Giants on Sunday (11am) at Huddersfield Laund Hill.

Tickets are priced at £5 for Adults and £2 for Concessions and Under-16s and can only be purchased on-the-gate via cash.


Key Partners