Local call ups to Ireland Under-19 rugby squad

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SEVERAL local players are part of the Ireland Under-19 rugby squad set to tackle their counterparts from France during the Easter Holiday break.

Those selected for international duty by coach Kieran Hallett include Emmett Calvey (Shannon), Dylan Hicks (Garryowen), Oisín Minogue (St Munchin’s College), and Jed O’Dwyer of Old Crescent.

The fixtures are at Queens University in Belfast on Wednesday (April 3) and St Mary’s College on Sunday (April 7). Both games kick-off at 2.30pm.