Limerick player named in Ireland U18 Clubs and Schools squad

Colm Kinsella, Rugby Correspondent

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Limerick player in Ireland U18 Clubs and Schools squad

Crescent College Comprehensive's Jack Delaney races through the St Munchin's defence during their Dudley Herbert-Sean Conneely Cup clash at the Markets Field earlier this season

A TALENTED Limerick teenager has been included in the 24-strong Ireland U18 Clubs & Schools squad for a two-game series against the England Counties U18 over the Easter period.

Jack Delaney, of Crescent College Comprehensive, is named in two games against a visiting England U-18 Counties side, the first at Energia Park on Wednesday, April 24 and the second at Ashbourne RFC on Saturday, April 27.

Ireland U-18 Clubs & Schools Squad (v England U18 Counties, April 24-27)

Forwards:
Mark Boyle (Gorey RFC/Gorey Community School/Leinster)
Phil Campbell (Ballymena RFC/Ulster)
Aaron Coleman (Belvedere College/Leinster)
Hubert Costello (Corinthians RFC/Connacht)
Eoin de Buitléar (An Ghaeltacht/Corinthians RFC/Connacht)
Sam Illo (Wesley College/Leinster)
Ronan Loughnane (Cistercian College Roscrea/Leinster)
Paddy McAlpine (Campbell College/Ulster)
Joseph McCarty (Blackrock College/Leinster)
Rory McGuire (Blackrock College/Leinster)
Hugo O’Malley (Blackrock College/Leinster)
Matthew Sands (City of Armagh RFC/St. Coleman’s Newry/Ulster)
Jay Traynor (Waterpark RFC/De La Salle Waterford/Munster)

Backs:
Jack Delaney (Crescent College Comprehensive/Munster)
Cathal Forde (Corinthians RFC/Coláiste Iognáid/Connacht)
Dara Gaskin (Campbell College/Ulster)
Matthew Grogan (Belvedere College/Leinster)
Zach Kavanagh (SGS Filton College/IQ Rugby)
Marcus Kiely (Newbridge College/Leinster)
Justin Leonard (Belvedere College/Leinster)
Ben Moxam (Ballymena RFC/Larne High School/Ulster)
Josh O’Connor (Wexford Wanderers RFC/St. Peter’s College/Leinster)
Conor Rankin (Campbell College/Ulster)
Will Reilly (Portlaoise RFC/CBS Portlaoise/Leinster)

Ireland U-18 Clubs & Sschools XV

Ireland Under-18 Clubs & Schools v England Under-18 Counties, Energia Park, Wednesday, April 24, 2.30pm

Ireland Under-18 Clubs & Schools v England Under-18 Counties, Ashbourne RFC, Saturday, April 27, 2pm