Teams – U16 BOYS

U16 Boys Team Selected for Lilleshall in February

The U16 Boys squad for the upcoming series against England in Lilleshall has been announced. Head Coach, Simon Lowry, has said “We are pleased to be able to head to England to play some competitive matches so early in the program. The group is progressing well in recent sessions and these games will give us a good idea of where the squad is at. It’s an exciting trip for many of the group as it will be their first opportunity to represent their country and we’re looking forward to seeing what we can do.”

The squad is as follows:

Max Anderson Ulster Cookstown high school Cookstown
Sam Anderson Ulster Sullivan CI Mens
Rhys Armah-Kwantreng Leinster St. Andrew’s College Monkstown
James Clark Ulster Methody Annadale
Mackenzie Connor Ulster Friends’ School Lisburn Lisnagarvey Hockey Club
David Corrie Ulster Down High School Annandale
Ewan Cruickshank Ulster Cookstown High School Cookstown hockey club
Harry Dagg Leinster Temple Carrig School Avoca Hockey Club
Cian Dorgan Munster Ashton Comprehensive School Cork C of I
Rex Dunlop Leinster The King’s Hospital Three Rock Rovers
Tiarnán Gaffney Munster Villers School, Limerick Limerick Hockey Club
Jamie Livingstone Ulster Campbell College Annadale
Allen Lyons Ulster RBAI Annadale
Conor Matthews Ulster Sullivan Upper School Annadale
Daniel McElhinney Ulster Wallace HS South Antrim
Kameron Moran Leinster Wesley College YMCA
Ben Pasley Leinster High School Thre
Charlie Rowe Ulster Banbridge Academy Banbridge Hockey Club
Louis Rowe Ulster Banbridge academy Banbridge HC
Conor Walsh Leinster Wesley College Three Rock Rovers

U16 Boys Training Panel Selection

The following players have been selected for the U16 Boys training panel.

Alex Lynch The High School Three Rock Rovers
Allen Lyons RBAI Annadale
Ben Pasley The High School Three Rock Rovers
Charlie Rowe Banbridge Academy Banbridge
Cian Dorgan Ashton Comprehensive School Cork C of I
Conor Matthews Sullivan Upper School Annadale
Conor Murphy Newpark Comprehensive Avoca
Conor Walsh Wesley College Three Rock Rovers
Daniel McElhinney The Wallace High School South Antrim
David Corrie Down High School Annadale
Ewan Cruickshank Cookstown High School Cookstown
Harry Dagg Temple Carrig School Avoca
James Clark Methody Annadale
Jamie Livingstone Campbell College Annadale
Kameron Moran Wesley College YMCA
Louis Rowe Banbridge Academy Banbridge
Mackenzie Connor Friends’ School Lisburn Lisnagarvey
Matthew McKee Banbridge Academy Banbridge
Max Anderson Cookstown High School Cookstown
Paddy Watson The Wallace High School Lisnagarvey
Rex Dunlop The King’s Hospital Three Rock Rovers
Rhys Armah-Kwantreng St Andrews College Monkstown
Sam Anderson Sullivan CI Mens
Sam Hickmott St Andrews College Monkstown
Tiarnán Gaffney Villers School, Limerick Limerick
Tommy Dobson Banbridge Academy Portadown

U16 Training Squad Announcement

Following last weekend’s interpro’s, Simon Lowry, Head Coach of Ireland’s U16 Boys team, has announced his training squad, saying “It was a fantastic weekend at the Interpros watching the talent on show, of which there was plenty. We hope that plenty of these players can now continue to develop within the Irish program, with the ultimate aim of progressing right the way through the age-grades. The management team is excited to be working with such a promising group and we look forward to meeting the players over the coming weeks as we build towards the 6 Nations in July. We would like express our sincere thanks to the provincial coaching teams for their hard work in developing these players over the past number of months.”

The squad is as follows.

Alex Lynch Leinster Three Rock Rovers HC The High School
Allen Lyons Ulster Annadale RBAI
Andrew Fox Leinster YMCA HC Wesley College
Angus Siegne Munster Bandon HC Bandon Grammar
Bailey Stewart Munster N/A Midleton College
Ben Pasley Leinster Three Rock Rovers HC The High School
Bryan Lydon Leinster Weston HC The King’s Hospital
Callum McCourt Munster Bandon HC Bandon Grammar
Charlie Beatty Leinster Three Rock Rovers HC The High School
Charlie Byrne Leinster Monkstown HC St Andrew’s College
Charlie Rowe Ulster Banbridge Banbridge Academy
Cian Dorgan Munster Cork Church Of Ireland Ashton
Connor Matthews Ulster Annadale Sullivan
Conor Murphy Leinster Avoca HC Newpark Comprehensive
Conor Walsh Leinster Three Rock Rovers HC Wesley College
Daniel McElhinney Ulster South Antrim The Wallace High School
David Corrie Ulster Annadale Down High
Ewan Cruickshank Ulster Cookstown Cookstown
Harry Dagg Leinster Avoca HC Temple Carrig
James Clarke Ulster Annadale Methody
Jamie Forbes Leinster Pembroke Wanderers HC St Andrew’s College
Jamie Livingstone Ulster Annadale Campbell College
Jamie Venner Munster Cork Harlequins Ashton
Kameron Moran Leinster YMCA HC Wesley College
Kyle Read Munster Midleton HC Midleton College
Louis Rowe Ulster Banbridge Banbridge Academy
Mackenzie Connor Ulster Lisnagarvey Friends School Lisburn
Malachy Shute Munster Waterford HC Newtown
Matthew McKee Ulster Banbridge Banbridge Academy
Max Anderson Ulster Cookstown Cookstown
Paddy Watson Ulster Lisnagarvey The Wallace High School
Paul Curtin Munster Midleton HC Midleton College
Rex Dunlop Leinster Three Rock Rovers HC The King’s Hospital
Rhys Armah Kwantreng Leinster Monkstown HC St Andrew’s College
Sam Anderson Ulster CI Men Sullivan
Sam Dale Munster Cork Harlequins Bandon Grammar
Sam Hickmott Leinster Monkstown HC St Andrew’s College
Tiernan Gaffney Munster Limerick Hockey Club Villiers Limerick
Tommy Dobson Ulster Portadown Banbridge Academy

Boys Under 16 Squad Announcement, 6 Nations 2019.

The U16 boys team was announced today ahead of the 2019 six nations, which takes place in Oranje-Rood, Eindhoven, from the 14th to 20th of July. The team will play Germany, Holland, Spain, Belgium and a 6th team which has yet to be confirmed.

The boys will also take part in a series of matches against Scotland in Ulster University Jordan from the 29th of June to the 1st of July. These three matches will serve as warm-up to their Six Nations campaign. The U18 and U21 men’s teams will also take part in the series against Scotland in their respective categories.

Ireland v Scotland Series

Sunday, 30th June 3.30pm University of Ulster, Jordanstown
Monday, 1st July 12.00pm University of Ulster, Jordanstown

The team is as follows:

Max Anderson Cookstown high school Cookstown Ulster
Matthew Aughey Friends’ School Lisburn Lisnagarvey Hockey Club Ulster
Sean Bateman Ashton Cork Church of Ireland Munster
James Clark Methodist College Belfast Annadale Ulster
Mark Collins Bandon Grammar School Bandon Hockey Club Munster
Adam Galbraith Wesley College Three Rock Rovers Leinster
Callum Hewat St Andrew’s College Monkstown Leinster
Kent Irwin Lagan College Annadale Ulster
Theo Kohlmann St. Andrew’s College Monkstown Leinster
Craig Mackay Wesley College Corinthian Hockey Club Leinster
Conor Matthews Sullivan Upper, Holywood Annadale Ulster
Oran O’Sullivan Newpark Comprehensive School Avoca Hockey Club Leinster
Patrick Rose Sullivan Upper School Annadale HC Ulster
Edward Rowe Banbridge Academy Banbridge hockey club Ulster
Ben Ryder Wesley College Three Rock Rovers Leinster
Karl Smyth Bandon Grammar School Bandon Hickey Club Munster
Rory Treacy Newtown School Waterford Waterford Munster
Ben Whelan The High School Three Rock Rovers Leinster

U16 Head Coach Simon Lowry stated “We are delighted with the progress that both the squad, and each individual player has made since Christmas. The team performed strongly in the three-match series against England and we look forward to taking on the next phase. The squad have set ambitious goals for the Six Nations and are working incredibly hard both on and off the pitch, with achieving these goals in mind. We are excited at the prospect of what’s to come from this enthusiastic and talented group and we would like to pay particular thanks to the parents for their continued support.”


2018/19 

A large JAG contingent is set to travel to Lilleshall, England to take on the English JAG teams in the coming weeks. The boys U16’s and U18’s will play 3 matches each against their English counterparts, as will the girls U16’s, while the girls U18’s will play 2 matches.  All matches will take place at Lilleshall National Sports Centre which offers multiple hockey pitches, allowing several matches to take place at once.

Match Details

Boys U16

Ireland 2vs5 England Wednesday 20th February– 4:30pm

Ireland 1vs3 England Thursday 21st February – 3:30pm

Ireland 2vs3 England Friday 22nd February – 1:00pm

U16 Boys Squad:

NAME CLUB SCHOOL PROVINCE
Adam Galbraith Three Rock Rovers HC Wesley College Leinster
Ben Ryder Three Rock Rovers HC Wesley College Leinster
Ben Whelan(GK) Three Rock Rovers HC The High School Leinster
Bryan Smyth Limerick HC Villiers School Munster
Callum Hewat Monkstown HC St Andrew’s College Leinster
Conor Matthews Annadale HC Sullivan Upper, Holywood Ulster
Craig Mackay Corinthian HC Wesley College Leinster
Edward Rowe Banbridge HC Banbridge Academy Ulster
Ian Perrott Bandon HC Bandon grammar school Munster
James Clark Annadale HC Methodist College Belfast Ulster
Karl Smyth Bandon HC Bandon Grammar School Munster
Kent Irwin Annadale HC Lagan College Ulster
Mark Collins Bandon HC Bandon Grammar School Munster
Matthew Aughey Lisnagarvey HC Friends’ School Lisburn Ulster
Max Anderson Cookstown HC Cookstown high school Ulster
Oran O’Sullivan Avoca HC Newpark Comprehensive School Leinster
Patrick Rose Annadale HC Sullivan Upper School Ulster
Rory Govan Portrane HC The King’s hospital Leinster
Rory Treacy Waterford HC Newtown School Waterford Munster
Seán Bateman(GK) Cork Church of Ireland HC Ashton Munster
Theo Kohlmann Monkstown HC St. Andrew’s College Leinster
Tom McClintock CI Men’s hockey Sullivan Upper Ulster

                                                                                                                                                                                               

2017/18

This July Ireland will play host to the annual U16’s 6 nations international tournament. All 30 matches will take place in University College Cork and Ireland is well represented with both U16 Girls & U16 Boys teams competing against some of the best junior age group teams in the world.

Full Match Schedule: (* denotes the team that won the penalty shoot-out in the event of a draw)

DATE

Venue

TIME

TEAM

TEAM

POOL

Sunday

2018.07.15

1

UCC

09.00

Spain 4

England* 4

U-16G

2

UCC

11.00 

Germany 5

Belgium 0

U-16G

3

UCC

13.00

Ireland 0

Netherlands 3

U-16G

 

 

4

UCC

15.00

Ireland 2

Netherlands 5

U-16B

 

 

5

UCC

17.00

Spain 4

England 0

U-16B

 

 

6

UCC

19.00

Germany 1

Belgium 2

U-16B

Monday

2018.07.16

7

UCC

12.00

Spain 1

Belgium 2

U-16G

8

UCC

14.00

Germany 4

Netherlands 3

U-16G

9

UCC

16.00

Ireland 0

England 4

U-16G

Tuesday

2018.07.17

10

UCC

12.00

Spain 3

Belgium 1

U-16B

 

 

11

UCC

14.00

Germany* 1

Netherlands 1

U-16B

 

 

12

UCC

16.00

Ireland 4

England 3

U-16B

Wednesday

2018.07.18

13

UCC

09.00

England 0

Germany 3

U-16G

14

UCC

11.00 

Netherlands 6

Belgium 0

U-16G

 

 

15

UCC

13.00

Ireland 1

Spain 2

U-16G

 

 

16

UCC

15.00

Ireland 2

Spain* 2

U-16B

 

 

17

UCC

17.00

England 1

Germany 2

U-16B

 

 

18

UCC

19.00

Netherlands 2

Belgium 3

U-16B

Thursday

2018.07.19

19

UCC

12.00

Netherlands 2

England 0

U-16G

 

 

20

UCC

14.00

Germany 1

Spain 0

U-16G

 

 

21

UCC

16.00

Ireland 0

Belgium 3

U-16G

Friday

2018.07.20

22

UCC

12.00

Netherlands 7

England 1

U-16B

 

 

23

UCC

14.00

Ireland 0

Belgium 1

U-16B

24

UCC

16.00

Germany 1

Spain* 1

U-16B

Saturday

2018.07.21

25

UCC

09.00

Belgium -0

England 1

U-16G

 

 

26

UCC

11.00 

Spain 0

Netherlands 4

U-16G

 

 

27

UCC

13.00

Belgium 1

England 0

U-16B

 

28

UCC

15.00

Ireland 0

Germany 5

U-16G

29

UCC

17.00

Ireland 1

Germany 3

U-16B

 

 

30

UCC

19.00

Spain 4

Netherlands 3

U-16B

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

U16 Boys match schedule at Moerser HC in Germany (all times listed are local):

Friday 18thMay 2vs2 Austria U18 18:00

Saturday 19thMay vs Germany 17:00

Sunday 20thMay 1vs4 Netherlands 13:00

U16 Boys squad:

Ross Clarke Monkstown
Ben Whelen Three Rock Rovers
Jack O’Meara Cork Harlequins
Adam Walker Three Rock Rovers
Ian Balding Kilkenny HC
Max Taylor South Antrim
Craig Mackay Corinthians
Kevin O’Dea Cork C of I
Sam Walker Three Rock Rovers
Fionn Mariott YMCA
Matthew Aughey Lisnagarvey
Troy Chambers Annadale
James Maginnis Pembroke W
Mark Collins Bandon HC
Ben McInerney Waterford
Ryan Spencer Monkstown
Robert Sweetnam Bandon HC
Evan Jennings Three Rock Rovers

                                                                                                                                                                                                              

February 6th: Niall Denham, head coach of Ireland’s U16 Boys team, has announced his training squad. The team will be working towards a busy summer including a home-hosted 6 Nations tournament against Europe’s best teams in the form of England, Germany, Belgium, Netherlands and Spain. Commenting on the squad, Denham said “I am very pleased to announce the Irish U16 training squad for the summer ahead. My staff and I found the process of selection very difficult as we had a very talented group of players. We feel we have picked a hard working side as we continue with the preparations through the coming months for the Invitational 6 nations in Ireland in July.”

First Surname Club School
Max Anderson Cookstown Cookstown HS
Matthew Aughey Lisnagarvey Friends
Ian Balding Kilkenny HC Newtown School
Matthew Campton Lsinagarvey Methody
Troy Chambers Annadale Wallace HS
Ross Clarke Monkstown CBC
Mark Collins Bandon Bandon Grammar
Josh Filgas Monkstown St Andrews
Stephen Healy Catholic Institute Ard Scoil Ris
Conor Irwin Lisnagarvey Friends
Craig Mackay Corinthian Wesley
James Maginnis Pembroke W Kings Hospital
Fionn Marriott YMCA Wesley
Ben McInerney Waterford Nerwtown School
Kevin O Dea Cork C of I Ashton
Jack O Meara Cork Harlequins Ashton
Tom Power TRR Wesley
Conor Quinn Friends Lisnagarvey
Patrick Rose Annadale Sullivan Upper
Eddie Rowe Banbridge Banbridge Academy
Ryan Spencer Monkstown St Andrews
Ross Stewart Banbridge Banbridge Academy
Max Taylor South Antrim Wallace HS
Cameron Wagenaar Waterford Kilkenny
Adam Walker TRR Wesley
Sam Walker ** TRR St Andrews
Reuben Walsh ** Bandon Bandon Grammar
Ben Whelan TRR High School
Stewart Wylie Cookstown Cookstown HS

** Invited to attend next session at Santry Sunday Feb 11th

U16 Coach Niall Denham has announced a large squad following the successful interprovincial competition held in TRR last month.

The first trial will be Sunday 12th November at Trinity Sports Ground Santry Avenue.  The session will commence at 11am and finish at 4pm with a break from 1-2.

Please email U16 Manager Will Bartley at williebartley@gmail.com to confirm your attendance.

First Surname Club School
1 Stephen Healy Catholic Institute Ard Scoil Ris
2 Sean Bateman Cork C of I Ashton
3 Ian Balding Kilkenny HC Newtown School
4 Ben Duffy Midleton HC Midelton College
5 Mark Collins Bandon Bandon Grammar
6 Ben McInerney Waterford Nerwtown School
7 Robert Sweetnam Bandonm Bandon Grammar
8 Kevin O Dea Cork C of I Ashton
9 Karl Smyth Bandon Bandon Grammar
10 Cian Sparling Catholic Institute Villiers School
11 Cameron Wagenaar Waterford Kilkenny
12 Ethan Hamilton Bandon Bandon Grammar
13 Jack O Meara Cork Harlequins Ashton
14 Reuben Walsh Bandon Bandon Grammar
15 Ross Stewart Banbridge Banbridge Academy
16 Harrison Dunlop Cliftonville Sullivan Upper
17 Max Anderson Cookstown Cookstown HS
18 Matthew Aughey Lisnagarvey Friends
19 Matthew Campton Lisnagarvey Methody
20 Troy Chambers Annadale Wallace HS
21 Djay Erskine Cliftonville Sullivan Upper
22 Conor Irwin Lisnagarvey Friends
23 Conor Quinn Lisnagarvey Friends
24 Patrick Rose Annadale Sullivan Upper
25 Eddie Rowe Banbridge Banbridge Academy
26 Max Taylor South Antrim Wallace HS
27 Matthew Vincent NICS Grosvenor Grammar
28 Stewart Wylie Cookstown Cookstown HS
29 Ross Clarke Monkstown CBC
30 Ben Whelan TRR High School
31 Adam Walker TRR Wesley
32 Ethan Flynn TRR High School
33 Ben Ryder TRR Wesley
34 Jack Smalley TRR Wesley
35 James Maginnis Pembroke W Kings Hospital
36 Sam Walker TRR St Andrews
37 Fionn Marriott YMCA Wesley
38 Craig Mackay Corinthian Wesley
39 Josh Filgas Monkstown St Andrews
40 Tom Power TRR Wesley
41 Callum Hewat Monkstown St Andrews
42 Ryan Spencer Monkstown St Andrews