Zoe Wilson is about to overlook this summer time’s Olympic Video games following an ACL harm sustained in Eire’s final problem match in Spain in January.
She has since undergone surgical procedure and her restoration is “progressing effectively” however, with the Olympics lower than 5 months down the highway – and the Euros a month earlier – the timescale seems to be towards her to be again in time.
She is the massive absentee from the Irish panel named by Sean Dancer for this weekend’s uncapped sequence towards Nice Britain at Queen’s.
It means a defensive berth is now up for grabs and, to that finish, Muckross’s Sarah McAuley has earned a call-up and joins the panel for these video games.
She is considered one of 4 uncapped gamers alongside Zara Malseed and Carey twins, Michelle and Niamh, who all featured in that January sequence in Spain.
UCC’s Caoimhe Perdue may even journey with the panel, collaborating in coaching periods and gaining publicity to senior worldwide stage hockey.
Talking in regards to the up to date panel, Dancer mentioned: “These matches give us the chance to check an prolonged group of gamers towards a world-class group. Niamh Carey carried out effectively as a late substitute on the Spanish tour in January and Sarah McAuley has proven competitiveness and composure in defence in current inter-squad matches. I sit up for getting again to high-quality worldwide matches with the squad on the weekend.”
Beth Barr (Belfast Harlequins), Michelle Carey (UCD), Niamh Carey (UCD), Naomi Carroll (Catholic Institute), Lizzie Colvin (Belfast Harlequins), Nicci Daly (Loreto), Deirdre Duke (Previous Alex), Nikki Evans (Previous Alex), Megan Frazer (Belfast Harlequins), Sarah Hawkshaw (Railway Union), Zara Malseed (Ards), Hannah Matthews (Loreto), Sarah McAuley (Muckross), Shirley McCay (Pegasus), Ayeisha McFerran (SV Kampong), Hannah McLoughlin (UCD), Katie Mullan (Ballymoney), Lizzie Murphy (Loreto), Anna O’Flanagan (Muckross), Grace O’Flanagan (Railway Union), Lena Tice (Previous Alex), Sarah Torrans (Loreto), Roisin Upton (Catholic Institute), Chloe Watkins (Monkstown)