Debut: vs Bradford 15/4/18
Honours: Challenge Cup 2018, League Leaders Shield 2018
Danni is a strong running forward known for her ability to play the full 80 minutes in the front row. She regularly tops the stats for both tackles and carries in a game and is keen to offload when she can.
She joined the Rhinos ahead of their first ever Super League season and was one of the team’s most consistent players, featuring in every game and winning the Coach’s Player of the Year award.
The Wakefield born player previously played for Oulton Raidettes and went on to win multiple honours with the club, including the Yorkshire Cup Final in 2016. She also represented both county and country, being selected for Yorkshire in 2014 and 15 and England Lionesses in 2014, 15, 16 and 18.
In her first season, the prop scored six tries, and was part of a strong, dominant forward pack, who helped the Rhinos clinch the League Leaders’ Shield. She helped the team secure their spot in the Challenge Cup Final, with a try in the semi final win against Wigan and then was a key player in the Final when the team collected their first piece of silverware.
Her impressive form caught the attention of the international team and she was given made her first England appearance against France at the end of the 2018 season.