Edinburgh Under 16 Squad Selection

Following Wednesday evenings final trial, the following 26 players have been selected for the Edinburgh Under 16 Integrated squad to compete in the Inter District Championship, the Cross Borders fixtures.

Backs:
Euan Hooper (George Heriot’s School/Heriot’s) Daniel Owenson (Musselburgh) Jack Polson (George Heriot’s School) Sam Hidalgo-Clyne (Merchiston Castle School) Matthew Reid (George Watson’s College) Scott Black (Currie) Ryan Gray (Musselburgh) Alex Hagart (Stewart’s Melville College) Jamie Farndale (Edinburgh Academy/BATS) Gary Peebles (Dunbar) John Rae (George Heriot’s School/Heriot’s) & Ryan Hook (Ross HS/Musselburgh)

Forwards:
Max Campbell (Stewart’s Melville College) Scott Purves (North Berwick HS / Heriot’s) Robby Wilson (Dunbar) Max Johnson (George Watson’s College/Currie) Shaun Burns (Royal HS/Boroughmuir) Raymond Mackie (Preston Lodge) Dan Marinello (George Watson’s College/Boroughmuir) Morgan Williams (George Heriot’s School) Jonny Perriam (Loretto/Musselburgh) Angus White (Merchiston Castle School) Rhys Davies (George Watson’s College/Currie) Glen Sutton (Portobello HS/Portobello) Ross McPhail (Stewarts Melville College) & Gregor Anderson (North Berwick HS/Heriot’s)

The District Championship campaign begins against Border Reivers at Philiphaugh, Selkirk on 22nd March and concludes at Hallhill, Dunbar against Caledonia on 26th April. In between Edinburgh also have fixtures against Glasgow, Yorkshire, Scottish Exiles and Newcastle Falcons.

The full programme is as follows:

Inter District Championship
Sunday 22nd March Border Reivers v Edinburgh at Philiphaugh, Selkirk 2.30pm
Sunday 12th April Edinburgh v Glasgow at Bridgehaugh, Stirling 1.00pm
Sunday 26th April Edinburgh v Caledonia at Hallhill, Dunbar 1.30pm

Cross Border Programme
Saturday 4th April Edinburgh v Yorkshire at Almond Park, Livingston 1pm
Sunday 5th April Edinburgh v Scottish Exiles at Mains Park, Linlithgow 1.30pm

Other U16 Match
Sunday 19th April Newcastle Falcons v Edinburgh at Druid Park, Newcastle 1.30pm