Limerick trio in Ireland U18 Clubs and Schools squad

Colm Kinsella, Rugby Correspondent

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Colm Kinsella, Rugby Correspondent

Limerick trio in Ireland U18 Clubs and Schools squad

Luke Fitzgerald of Young Munster and Glenstal Abbey who is included in the Ireland U-18 Clubs and Schools squad

THREE Limerick-based players have been included in the Ireland U18 Clubs and Schools squad which will play two games against England Counties this week in Ashbourne.

Luke Fitzgerald, of Young Munster and Glenstal Abbey, Mark Fleming, of Glenstal Abbey and Paddy Kelly, of St Munchin’s College, are among the 24 players selected from a mix of clubs and schools, with a number of Exile players also selected.

The first fixture is set for tomorrow, Wednesday April 12 at 2pm in Ashbourne, with the second game taking place on Saturday, April 15, also at 2pm.

The team is coached by Mark Butler, with Colm Tucker and Adrian Flavin as assistants and will be managed by Michael Black.

Ireland U18 Clubs and Schools squad: Darragh Bolger (Leinster), Ashley Deane (Bandon Grammar/Munster), Colin Deane (Bandon Grammar/Munster), Kieran Dunne (Exiles), Caolan Englefield (Exile), Luke Fitzgerald (Young Munster/Glenstal Abbey/Munster), Mark Fleming (Glenstal Abbey/Munster), Bruce Huston (Ulster), Cian Huxford (Connacht), Conor Kelly (Leinster), Paddy Kelly (St Munchin's College/Munster), Oisin Kiernan (Ulster), Hugh Lane (Connacht), Jamie Macartney (Ulster), Tom Maher (Leinster), Jack McIntosh (Ulster), Conor McMenamin (Ulster), Oran McNulty (Exile), Sean Molony (Leinster), Aaron O'Sullivan (Exile), Aaron Sexton (Ulster), Colin Sisk (CBC Cork/Munster), Callum Torpey (Exile), Jack Walters (Exile)

Ireland Cubs and School Fixtures, April 12 and 15

Ireland U18 Clubs & Schools v England Counties – Ashbourne RFC, Wednesday, April 12, 2pm

Ireland U18 Clubs & Schools v England Counties – Ashbourne RFC, Saturday, April 15,  2pm