Scrum half Duncan Williams from CBC Cork is the only survivor from lastseason, although Paul Collins, from Templeogue College, who was areplacement last season is now selected at prop forward.
The Ireland team, which will be sponsored by O2 Ireland, the Official MobileCommunications Supplier to the IRFU, for the next three years, will playaway internationals against England and France on April 9th and 17th.
The Irish Schools team selected to play Wales on Saturday, 3rd April 2004 atDonnybrook at 18.00hrs is as follows:
15 - Robert Kearney (Clongowes Wood College)14 - Rory Drysdale (Belfast Royal Academy)13 - Tom Gleeson (PBC Cork)12 - Darren Cave (Sullivan Upper School)11 - Peter Shallow (Rockwell College)10 - Conan Doyle (Ard Scoil Ris)9 - Duncan Williams (CBC Cork)1 - Gary Walsh (Blackrock College)
6 - Diarmuid Laffan (Blackrock College) Capt 7 - Barry O'Mahony (Crescent College)8 - David Pollock (Royal School Dungannon) Replacements: 16 - Gavin O'Meara (St. Mary's College) 17 - Tony O'Kane (StGerard's School) 18 - Brian McGovern (St Mary's College) 19 - Darren O'Reilly (Blackrock College) 20 - Joe Burns (Coleraine AcademicalInstitution) 21 - Jonathan Watt (Royal Belfast Academical Institution)22 - Evan Ryan (PBC Cork).