Two matches in the Shane Horgan Inter-Area Cup are taking place this weekend…

North East v Metro on Friday, 21st January at 7.30pm in Navan RFC

Midlands v South East on Saturday, 22nd January at 1pm in Mullingar RFC

The Shane Horgan Cup is part of the Under 16 Player Development Programme of Leinster Rugby. Each area is coached and managed by Leinster Rugby Development Officers. It is part of the screening process in search of the next crop of Leinster Players.

Two rounds have been played already;

Round 1:

North Midlands 12 – 22 North East (Naas RFC)

South East 26 – 19 Metro (Greystones RFC)

Round 2:

North East 12 – 10 Midlands (Ashbourne RFC)

Metro 18 – 24 North Midlands (Coolmine RFC)