Fly-half Joe Ford will captain Leicester Tigers Development XV in Premiership ‘A’ League action against Sale Jets this evening.
Charlie Thacker, Facundo Gigena and Chris Baumann are the other senior members of the squad.
Andre Dunn, Will Yarnell and back-rowers Henri Lavin, Taylor Gough and Thom Smith, who were all part of the Under-18 Academy League-winning squad, all start for Tigers this evening with academy colleagues Keston Lines and Jacon Fewtrell selected among the replacements.
Tigers are in third place in the northern conference table, seven points behind second-placed Wasps with three games to play.
The fixture is hosted at Heywood Road and kick-off is at 7.30pm.
Leicester Tigers Development XV (v Sale Jets, away, Monday 7.30pm)
15 Sam Roberts (Loughborough Students)
14 Myles Bean (South Leicester RFC)
13 Charlie Thacker
12 Andre Dunn
11 Bamidele Fadahunsi (Loughborough Students)
10 Joe Ford (c)
9 Will Yarnell
1 Facundo Gigena
2 Jack Dickinson (Hinckley RFC)
3 Chris Baumann
4 Ben Marshall (Hinckley RFC)
5 Charlie Dee (Loughborough Students)
6 Henri Lavin
7 Taylor Gough
8 Thom Smith
16 Adam Johnson (South Leicester RFC)
17 Keston Lines
18 Ben Betts
20 Ollie Kilgallon (Loughborough Students)
21 Will Findlay (Loughborough Students)
22 Jacob Fewtrell
23 Ben Pointon (Loughborough Students)
Sale Jets: 15 Charlie Reed; 14 Wes Hamilton, 13 Luke James, 12 Mark Laurence, 11 Paolo Odogwu, 10 Max Rodman, 9 Matt Sturgess; 1 James Flynn, 2 Cameron Neild, 3 Halani Aulika, 4 Matt Postlethwaite (c), 5 Charlie Pozniak, 6 Nic Dolly, 7 TJ Ioane, 8 Sam Moore.
Replacements :16 Curtis Langdon, 17 Monty Weatherby, 18 Jake Pope, 19 Matt Garrod, 20 Tom Burns, 21 Cam Crampton, 22 Billy Wara, 23 Mike Barlow