Marie Louise Reilly

Marie Louise Reilly (born 1 April 1980) is an Irish female rugby union player from Summerhill, County Meath.[2] She played Lock for Ireland at the 2010, 2014, and 2017 Womens World cup. In 2014, Reilly was named to the tournament Dream Team.[3] She retired from international rugby in 2017 after the Womens Rugby World Cup with 54 caps for Ireland.

Marie Louise Reilly
Date of birth (1980-04-01) 1 April 1980 (age 41)
Place of birthLeeds, England
Height1.94 m (6 ft 4+12 in)[1]
Weight85 kg (187 lb; 13 st 5 lb)
Rugby union career
Position(s) Lock
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
Old Belvedere ()
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2010-Present  Ireland 54

Rugby careerEdit

She first began playing rugby union in 2005. Reilly made her international debut in 2010.[4]

Reilly is a Sports Development Officer with the Dublin City Council.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.irishrugby.ie/rugby/fixturesandresults/squads_ireland_women.php?player=81822&includeref=dynamic
  2. ^ "Reilly included for 6 Nations". Meath Chronicle. 2017-01-26. Retrieved 2020-11-17.
  3. ^ "Womens RWC - #WRWC2014 Dream Team revealed after fan vote". 2014-08-19. Archived from the original on 2014-08-19. Retrieved 2019-03-08.
  4. ^ TheScore.ie (19 February 2014). "Devin Toner lives in the same village as me, there must be something in the water". Archived from the original on 6 October 2014. Retrieved 1 October 2014.
  5. ^ Mark Rodden, Irishtimes.com (31 July 2014). "Marie Louise Reilly ready to stand tall against a powerful USA". Retrieved 1 October 2014.

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