10 Dec, 15:57
Christian Brothers College senior side will host their Presentation Brothers College counterparts in the Brother O'Reilly Cup this Friday, 13th December at 7.15pm in Lansdowne, Cork.
Munster have a tough battle on their hands in Donnybrook if they hope to claim their fifth Interprovincial title in a row but it is one that John O’Sullivan’s charges look forward to.
The side will once again be led by UL Bohemians and Irish International stalwart Joy Neville. The number eight and eleven of her Munster colleagues will then go on to the Ireland December training camp on Sunday in preparation for the upcoming Women’s Six Nations.
All support is welcome in Donnybrook on Saturday at 1pm, with free admission.
Munster Women’s Squad: Niamh Briggs (Clonmel), Niamh Kavanagh (UL Bohs), Mairead Kelly (UL Bohs), Geraldine Rea (Highfield), Sarah Jane Cody (UL Bohs), Helen Brosnan (Highfield), Louise Beamish (UL Bohs), Laura Guest (Highfield), Christine Fanning (Highfield), Gillian Bourke (Bristol), Heather O’Brien (Highfield), Karen Casey (Highfield), Louise Austin (Blackrock), Siobhan Fleming (Tralee), Joy Neville Capt. (UL Bohs). Replacements: Donna Hughes (Highfield), Fiona Reidy (UL Bohs), Orlaith Buckley (Highfield), Helen Jones (Highfield), Clara Bracken (Clonmel), Olivia Stapleton (UL Bohs), Nicola Scully (Clonmel).
Ireland Women’s Squad (December Training Camp):
Gillian Bourke (Bristol/Munster), Niamh Briggs (UL Bohemians/Munster), Lynne Cantwell (Richmond/Exile),Emma Cleary (UL Bohemians/Connacht), Fiona Coghlan (UL Bohemians/Leinster),Amy Davis (Blackrock/Leinster),Lauren Day (Waterloo/Ulster), Ailis Egan (Old Belvedere/Leinster), Orla Fitzsimons (St Mary's College/Leinster), Siobhan Fleming (Tralee/Munster), Laura Guest (Highfield/Munster), Ashling Hutchings (UL Bohemians/Munster), Helen Jones (Highfield/Munster), Niamh Kavanagh (UL Bohemians/Munster), Mairead Kelly (UL Bohemians/Munster), Stacey Lee Kennedy (City of Derry/Ulster), Emer McManamly (Blackrock/Leinster), Claire Molloy (Bristol/Connacht), Jean Moore (Portlaoise/Connacht), Larissa Muldoon (Exile), Joy Neville (UL Bohemians/Munster), Gill Nolan (St. Mary's College/Leinster), Deirdre O'Brien (Blackrock/Leinster), Heather O'Brien (Highfield/Munster), Imogen Porter (Cooke/Ulster), Clare Raftery (Galwegians/Connacht), Geraldine Rea (Highfield/Munster), Marie Louise Reilly (Old Belvedere/Leinster), Michelle Ross (St. Mary's College/Leinster), Kate Sheehan (UL Bohemians/Munster), Jackie Shiels (Richmond/Exile), Nora, Stapleton (Old Belvedere/Leinster), Carol Staunton (Galwegians/Connacht), Ailish Toner (Young Munster/Connacht).