McConnell played for Stewarts Melville Lions throughout primary school, before moving to Boroughmuir at the start of high school, where he has now progressed to playing for their FOSROC Super6 side. He played for Scotland U16 and U18, and is now co-captain at U20.
Ogunlaja transitioned from football to rugby when he was 15 at Dundee Rugby, where he played until moving to Glasgow Hawks in 2021. He was in Caledonia U17. Ogunlaja is currently studying Sport and Physical Activity at Strathclyde University.
Hart started rugby when he was 8, at Birkmyre Rugby Club in Kilmacolm. He played there for seven years, and at The Glasgow Academy until he moved to Glasgow Hawks in 2022, when he also played for Scotland U18.