England name Horsham pair in women's under-18 squad

Horsham Rugby Club young guns Grace Clifford and Katie Shillaker have been named in England women's under-18s squad.

The pair have been selected as part of a 34 player squad which will be used throughout 2022.

Before Christmas, a wider under-18s group took part in regional camps to provide development opportunities before heading towards international games.

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In the final camp of 2021, the under-18s played a North v South match to help finalise selections for the England under-18s squad.

Grace Clifford (pictured) has been called up to England women's under-18s squad alongside Horsham Rugby Club teammate Katie Shillaker

The group will now prepare for forthcoming matches in February and April with training camps in January and March.