Ireland U18 Mens team announcement

Ireland U18 Mens team announcement

  • May 08,2017

The 12 players who will go forward to represent Ireland on the Irish Under 18 Men’s team have been announced by Head Coach, Conor James, today.

The team has been selected ahead of this year’s FIBA Under 18 Men’s European Championship, which take place in Tallin, Estonia from July 28th to August 6th, 2017.

Speaking about the announcement, Coach James stated: “We have had a brilliant few months with the squad, working and training hard. There were some super displays throughout making it very difficult for us to select a final 12. We will continue training hard now ahead of Europeans at the end of July.”

The selected players are:

Adam Drummond, BFG Neptune , Gael Cholaiste Mhuire

Cian Heaphy, BFG Neptune, Colaiste An Phiarsaigh, Glanmire

Donal Ring, UCD Marian, Presentation College, Bray

Eoin McCann, KUBS, Mount Temple                    

James Lyons, Moycullen, St Joesph’s The Bish                 

Liam Chandler, BFG Neptune, CBC Cork                             

Mark Gilleran, Templeogue, The Institute         

Oisin O'Reilly, EJ Sligo All Stars, Summerhill, Sligo                        

Patrick Lanipuken, Charnwood, UK                                    

Sam Walsh, Templeogue, Templeogue College

Sean Daly, Templeogue, Malahide Community School

Sean Jenkins, BFG Neptune, Presentation College, Cork


The squad’s next session will take place on June 29th and June 30th in the UL Arena in Limerick. 


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