International Rugby last weekend
13th March, 2018
From U16 to full International Level, Merchiston had 15 players, this weekend, competing in International Rugby.
Director of Rugby, Roddy Deans, comments: “For a small school this is an incredible achievement. To have fifteen players representing Scotland from U16 through to full international is a real testament to the rugby programme at Merchiston. Our team of coaches were very proud to see so many boys playing international rugby.”
Fraser Brown – Scotland v Ireland
Tiziano Pasquali – Italy v Wales
U20 Scotland v Ireland
U19 Scotland v Romania
U18 Scotland v Wales
The following players have been selected to represent Scotland U16 at the International Colwyn Bay Festival during April:
This Weekend’s record adds to the rich history of Merchiston rugby:
* Representation in all of the 2017/18 Scottish National Rugby Teams.
* 67 Merchistonians capped at full international level.
* Former pupil, Zach Mercer (Bath), included in England Rugby squad for 2018 Six Nations.
* 3 Merchistonians capped for the British and Irish Lions.