15th October 2018, 09:00 |
Georgia Roche has been shortlisted for the BBC Sports Young Personality of the Year Award a week after winning the first ever Woman of Steel award.
The 18-year-old helped her side reach the Challenge Cup final with a player-of-the-match performance in Castleford's 48-12 Challenge Cup semi-final victory against York City Knights, a game in which she scored four tries.
Roche is one of Super League's most exciting talents, the Tigers star has made a huge impact in Women's Super League this year helping Castleford finish fourth and reached the league semi-finals.
Roche has recently been called up to the England 20-player squad which will travel to Carcassonne on Saturday, October 27th.
Roche will be up against some talented individuals including; football star Ryan Sessegnon, para-athlete Kare Adenegan and gymnast Georgia-Mae Fenton.
The winner will be announced at BBC Sports Personality of the Year ceremony, which will be held at at Birmingham's Genting Arena on 16 December.