Female Rugby student represents England U18's

SGS Sport is thrilled to announce the outstanding achievement of Heidi Pashaei-Tarighoun, female rugby academy player, who represented the England U18s team against Wales U18s in a thrilling match over the weekend. Heidi's impressive skills and dedication were on full display as she started at the number 7 position and later moved to hooker in the second half, playing the full game for the young red roses.

Not only did Heidi play a critical role in the game, but she also demonstrated her exceptional talent by scoring a try for her team from a dominant English maul. This outstanding performance is a testament to her hard work and determination on and off the pitch. 

"Heidi's performance on the pitch was exceptional. She is an incredibly talented player with a strong work ethic and a real passion for the game. We are thrilled to have her representing the England U18s team and are excited to see what the future holds for her in rugby." 
Matt Belbin - Female Rugby Head Coach

The SGS Sport community is incredibly proud of Heidi's accomplishments and wishes her continued success in her rugby career. This outstanding achievement is a testament to the hard work, dedication, and talent of the SGS female rugby academy programme and its exceptional players. Congratulations, Heidi!

Frankie Mortifee
Digital Content Creator
Article last updated:
March 8, 2023
Article originally published :
March 8, 2023

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