The Midlands campaign for the NLD U18’s squad is now complete and the selectors’ deliberations have taken place and an initial development squad can be announced.
The NLD squad found the campaign a serious challenge and there were some stand-out performances which have resulted in 6 players being named to go forward to the Development Day at Leicester Grammar School on the evening of Monday 26 January 2017.
This session will enable the selectors to refine the numbers prior to naming the final squad who will have an opportunity to train together and play warm up games before challenging The North some time in February in the England trials.
The successful NLD players are:
Congratulations to the successful nominees and also to the wider squad who committed their time and efforts to the programme. Thanks should also go to the many patient and willing parents who have supported their sons through the process