Munster Junior Squad Named For Interpro Series
26th April 2023 By The Editor
The Munster squad for the upcoming IRFU Junior Men’s Interprovincial Series has been confirmed.
Munster will be looking to defend their title this year having won the series last time out in 2022.
The coaching team for the Munster Juniors include Geoff Kenny as head coach and Robbie Doyle as backs coach. Tony Daly will act as team manager with Mike Calnan, James Neville and Christy McNamara as selectors. Paul McCarthy will be the squad’s physiotherapist.
The squad will be captained by Noel Roche of Waterpark RFC with Newcastle West’s Shane Airey as vice-captain.
First up for Munster is a trip to Tuam RFC to take on Connacht in Round 1 before a meeting with Ulster at Inishowen RFC in Round 2. The final round sees Munster take on Leinster at Waterford City RFC.
The matchday squad for Saturday’s game with Connacht will be announced on Friday.
Munster Junior Squad
Adam Sheehan – Skibbereen RFC
Ben Twomey – Fermoy RFC
Cathal O’Regan – Clonakilty RFC
Ciaran Vaughan – Kanturk RFC
Colin Deane – Clonakilty RFC
Colin Slater – Thomond RFC
Conor Horan – Waterpark RFC
Conor Kavanagh – Fethard & District RFC
Craig O’Connell – Old Christians RFC
Eoin O’Sullivan – Kanturk RFC
Jack O’Connell – Crosshaven RFC
James Collin O’Brien – Bandon RFC
Jesse Smith – Charleville & District RFC
Jordan O’Donnell – Thomond RFC
Josef O’Connor – Fethard & District RFC
Josh Brady – Bandon RFC
Mark O’Connell – Kinsale RFC
Noel Roche – Waterpark RFC (captain)
Olan Deane – Clonakilty RFC
Rob Guerin – Newcastle West RFC
Ronan O’Brien – Kanturk RFC
Ruairí O’Donnell – St Mary’s RFC
Ryain Ahern – Thomond RFC
Shane Airey – Newcastle West RFC (vice-captain)
Stephen Hyland – St Mary’s RFC
TJ Relihan – Newcastle West RFC
Willie Walsh – Waterpark RFC
IRFU Junior Men’s Interprovincial Series Fixtures
Saturday April 29th 2023
IRFU Junior Men’s Interprovincial Series Round 1
Connacht v Munster, Tuam RFC, 2:30pm
Leinster v Ulster, Tullow RFC, 2:30pm
Saturday May 6th 2023
IRFU Junior Men’s Interprovincial Series Round 2
Leinster v Connacht, Portlaoise RFC, 2:30pm
Ulster v Munster, Inishowen RFC, 2:30pm
Saturday May 13th 2023
IRFU Junior Men’s Interprovincial Series Round 3
Connacht v Ulster, Clifden RFC, 2:30pm
Munster v Leinster, Waterford City RFC, 2:30pm