Limerick players named on Ireland Students rugby squad

Colm Kinsella, Rugby Correspondent

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Limerick players named on Ireland Students rugby squad

Ty Chan on the charge for Shannon in an Ulster Bank League game with Naas

TWO University of Limerick (UL) students have been included in the Ireland Students squad which takes on their Scottish counterparts at Boroughmuir RFC, Meggetland in Edinburgh on Sunday, March 11, at 1.30pm.

Shannon duo, Ty Chan and Lee Nicholas, both of UL, have been named in the 23-strong squad for the game.

The squad also include former Young Munster and Munster centre Cian Bohane, now of UCC.

The squad will assemble in Dublin next Thursday, March 8, for final preparations before flying to Edinburgh the day after.

IRELAND STUDENTS Squad v Scotland Students - Backs (10): Cian Bohane (UCC), Fergal Cleary (DIT), Michael Courtney (Dublin University), Paul Kiernan (UCC), Steven Kilgallen (UCD), Rowan Osborne (Dublin University), Tomas Quinlan (CIT), James Taylor (UCC), Gerard Treanor (Queen's University), Richard Walsh (UCC).

Forwards (13): James Bollard (DIT), Ty Chan (University of Limerick), Tadgh McCarthy (UCC), Michael Moynihan (UCD), Ntinga Mpiko (IT Carlow), Martin Mulhall (IT Carlow), Ryan Murphy (UCC), Lee Nicholas (University of Limerick), JJ O'Dea (DCU), Jack O'Sullivan (DBS), Alex Penny (UCD), Sam Pim (Dublin University), Patrick Thornton (DCU).