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IT Carlow Students in Rugby Squad Selected for Scotland Clash

05/03/2018 15:38:00

Two Institute of Technology Carlow students have been included in the Irish University rugby team to play Scotland this weekend.

Ntinga Mpiko and Martin Mullhall are amongst the Irish students squad selected for the showdown with their Scottish counterparts at Boroughmuir RFC, Meggetland in Edinburgh on Sunday (March 11). Kick-off is at 12.30pm

Forwards Ntinga Mpiko and Martin Mulhall, who play rugby for the Institute and Lansdowne FC, will assemble in Dublin on Thursday for final preparations under head coach David O’Mahony before flying to Edinburgh on Friday.
We wish them the best of luck this weekend.

The full Ireland students squad (v Scotland Students):
Backs (10): Cian Bohane (UCC), Fergal Cleary (DIT), Michael Courtney (Dublin University), Paul Kiernan (UCC), Steven Kilgallen (UCD), Rowan Osborne (Dublin University), Tomas Quinlan (CIT), James Taylor (UCC), Gerard Treanor (Queen's University), Richard Walsh (UCC).

Forwards (13): James Bollard (DIT), Ty Chan (University of Limerick), Tadgh McCarthy (UCC), Michael Moynihan (UCD), Ntinga Mpiko (IT Carlow), Martin Mulhall (IT Carlow), Ryan Murphy (UCC), Lee Nicholas (University of Limerick), JJ O'Dea (DCU), Jack O'Sullivan (DBS), Alex Penny (UCD), Sam Pim (Dublin University), Patrick Thornton (DCU).