Evie Tonkin first started playing rugby when she was 13 at Keswick Rugby Club.
Tonkin captained the Leeds Beckett University Women's Rugby team whilst studying for a degree in Sports and Exercise Science. In this time, she led the team to promotion into the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) Northern Premiership League.
Tonkin will be returning to Leeds Beckett University to study for a PGCE in PE and Geography. She plays for Darlington Mowden Parks Sharks.
Tonkin was first selected to play for Scotland Women 7s in their debut World Rugby Women's Sevens Series in Biarritz in 2019. She started training with the squad after being highlighted to them via the Scottish Qualified Programme at Scottish Rugby.
Date of birth: 05/08/97
Scotland Debut: 2019
Place of birth: Penrith