Greenshields helps Canada win World Women’s Rugby Sevens Series

Julie Greenshields (Photo courtesy of Ian Muir / Rugby Canada)

Sarnia’s Julia Greenshields and Canada’s Women’s Sevens Rugby team took home the first place trophy at the World Women’s Rugby Sevens Series in Japan Sunday.

Greenshields, a graduate of St. Clair Secondary School and the Sarnia Saints program, scored a try in a 24-12 win over the U-S in the semifinals.

In the final Canada downed England 7-5 to capture the cup.