Leicester Tigers forward Sam Grahamslaw has been included in the Scotland Under-19 team to play against France at Meggetland in Edinburgh this Saturday (April 14).
This is the final game of the age-group’s season following a victory over Scottish Students and draw with Romania, and also allows players to push their claims for a place in squad for the World Rugby Under-20 Championship at the end of May.
Grahamslaw has been gaining senior National League experience with Loughborough Students and has also played in the Premiership ‘A’ League with Tigers this season.
Scotland Under-19: 1 Sam Grahamslaw (Leicester Tigers/Loughborough University), 2 Finn Scott (Jed Forest), 3 Murphy Walker (Strathallan School), 4 Marshall Sykes (Northampton Saints), 5 Charlie Jupp (Heriots), 6 Jack Mann (Edinburgh Academicals), 7 Hugo Tasker (Durham University), 8 Ross Bundy (Stirling County), 9 Gus Warr (Dollar Academy/Sale Sharks) (c), 10 Callum McLelland (Edinburgh Rugby), 11 Lomond Macpherson (Watsonians), 12 Rory McMichael (Glasgow Hawks), 13 Andrew McLean (Stirling County), 14 Jacob Lineen (Durham University), 15 Matt Davidson (Ayr)
Replacements: 16 Campbell Wilson (Currie Chieftains), 17 Andrew Nimmo (Biggar), 18 Euan McLaren (Ayr), 19 Harry Butler (Hartpury College/Gloucester), 20 Cameron Reece (Ayr), 21 Robbie Davis (Edinburgh Academicals), 22 Adam Hall (Melrose), 23 George Spencer (Edinburgh Academicals)