Saracens - Sarries U18 team to face Bristol

Feb 07, 2019

Sarries U18 team to face Bristol


Saracens Under-18s head to Bristol Bears for their final match of the Academy League season on Saturday.

The young Sarries take on the West Country side at Clifton College (KO 14H00) looking to bounce back from a narrow defeat to Bath last weekend.

There are six changes from the last run out with Alex Cahill and Tom Mills forming a new centre partnership while Chris Hooper is promoted to the wing.

In the forwards, Samson Adejimi pack down in the front row alongside Harry Sturge and Harvey Beaton, and Matt Cannon starts at number four.

Nathan Bispham comes into the back row at blindside flanker.

Under-18s Forwards Coach Kelly Brown said: “This campaign has been a huge learning experience for us with different challenges posed every week. 

“It’s the final game of the academy league and we can’t wait to see the boys express themselves, work hard and play like the team we know they can be.”

Sarries U18 team to play Bristol:

15 Max Bliss (Dulwich College)
14 Chris Hooper (Colfe’s School)
13 Tom Mills (Langley Park)
12 Alex Cahill (Dulwich College)
11 Jake Morris (Bishop Stortford)
10 Josh Barton (Berkhamsted)
9 Sam Bryan (Felsted)
1 Harry Sturge (Felsted)
2 Samson Adejimi (Davenant Foundation)
3 Harvey Beaton (Sutton Valence)
4 Matt Cannon (JFK Hemp Hempstead)
5 Toby Ponsford (Skinners)
6 Nathan Bispham (The North School)
7 Toby Knight (Berkhamsted)
8 Oliver Stonham © (Felsted)

Replacements

16 Max Pyatt (Francis Combe Academy)
17 Jevaughn Warren (Oaklands College)
18 Alex Wardell (Felsted)
19 Matt Mahoney (Mill Hill)
20 Callum McGurk (Haileybury)
21 Charles Favell (Bishop Stortford College)
22 Daniel James (Townsend C of E)
23 Luc McNally-Drew (City of London School)

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