10 Dec, 12:23
Ireland's John Lacey will referee his first ever RBS 6 Nations match in February, while Alain Rolland is also included in the Elite Panel in what is his last season.
McGonigle added that the team are looking forward to the prospect of playing in Belfast and enjoying some strong Ulster support.
Irish Schools: Eamon Fitzgerald (Belvedere College), Stephen Grissing (St Mary's College), John Hearty (Blackrock College), Simon Morrissey (Gonzaga College), Robert Conway (Coleraine A.I.); Thomas Horner (Campbell College), David Connellan Captain (Clongowes Wood College); Cillian O'Byrne (St Mary's College), Oliver McCormack (St Mary's College), Robert Sweeney (St Mary's College); Lewis Stephenson (Ballyclare H.S), Arthur Houlihan (Clongowes Wood College); Kevin McLaughlin (Gonzaga College), David O'Brien (Belvedere College), Jonathon Rockett (St Michael's College). Replacements: 16 - Ken Copeland (Blackrock College), 17 - Gregg Stafford (Castleknock College), 18 - Stephen Auld (Royal School Armagh), 19 - Kieron Leonard (St Mary's College), 20 - Niall Conlon (R.B.A.I), 21 - Jim Mackessy (Rockwell College), 22 - Damien Varley (St Munchen's College).
Coach: Bobby Byrne (Gonzaga College).Assistant Coach: Peter Melia (Christian Brothers, Cork). Manager: Barney McGonigle (Friends School, Lisburn).