Rugby trio in county squad

Three Alnwick rugby players are celebrating being selected for the Northumberland County U18s squad.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 14th November 2019, 1:03 pm
Updated Wednesday, 20th November 2019, 11:48 am
Harry Paul, Josh Lowes and Ben Yeates.
Harry Paul, Josh Lowes and Ben Yeates.

Harry Paul and Josh Lowes, who both play in the centres, together with fly-half Ben Yeates, must now impress the selectors to win themselves match day places for upcoming games against Yorkshire and Cumbria next month.

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This is the fourth season that Harry and Josh have made the County squad, with Ben making his debut at this level this time around.

Alnwick coach Andy Yeates said: "It's testament to the hard work that Harry, Josh and Ben have put in. With no Colts games this season they have been playing for the 2nds and 3rds.”