The Ireland Under-18 Girls squad came away from last weekend's inaugural FIRA/AER Under-18 European Sevens Championship as Plate winners (fifth place overall). They won four of their six games in Enkoping, Sweden.
Ireland ran in 11 tries in all on Sunday as they overcame Italy and Portugal on the way to winning the Plate title at the inaugural FIRA/AER Under-18 European Girls Sevens Championship in Enkoping, Sweden.
The Ireland Women's team endured a disappointing day at the FIRA/AER European Women's Sevens Grand Prix Series tournament in Brive, losing all three of their pool games to Portugal, the Netherlands and Belgium.
The Ireland Women put in their most complete performance of the weekend to record a comprehensive 31-0 win over Italy in the 7th-8th place play-off at the FIRA/AER European Women's Sevens Grand Prix tournament in Moscow.
Ireland may have lost their opening their pool games, but they can still take a number of positives forward into the remainder of the Amsterdam Sevens tournament - the fifth and final leg of the IRB Women's Sevens World Series.
The Ireland Women's Sevens squad are building for a strong finish to their first year as a core team on the IRB Women's Sevens World Series circuit, as they take on some of the game's leading lights in Amsterdam this weekend.