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Munster Academy Gear Up For New Season

Munster Academy Gear Up For New Season

Among those that Elite Player Development Manager Peter Malone will have charge of in the Munster Academy next season are Ireland Under-20 Junior World Championship trio Niall Scannell, James Rael and Shane Buckley.


Year Three –

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Brian Hayes (Lock) CBC; Cork Constitution

Corey Hircock (Centre) Moulton College; Garryowen

Ronan O’Mahony (Winger) Castletroy College; Garryowen

Year Two –

Shane Buckley (Flanker) Rockwell College; Garryowen

Duncan Casey (Hooker) Glenstal Abbey; Shannon

James Cronin (Prop) BCS Ballincollig; Dolphin

Cian Bohane (Centre) PBC; Dolphin

Philip Donnellan (Lock) Borrisokane CC; Cork Constitution

Niall Scannell (Hooker) PBC; Dolphin

Cathal O’Flaherty (Back rower) PBC; Cork Constitution

Year One –

Ryan Murphy (Back rower) PBC; Dolphin

Jack O’Donoghue (Back rower) De La Salle; Waterpark

Jonathan Holland (Out-half) Col Criost Ri; Cork Constitution

Darren Moroney (Full back/winger) Castletroy/UL Bohemians

James Rael (Hooker) Castletroy College; Garryowen FC

Cathal O’Flaherty (Scrum half) Rockwell College; Young Munster


Elite Player Development Manager: Peter Malone

Elite Player Development Officers: Greig Oliver and Colm McMahon

Academy Head of Fitness: Fergal O’Callaghan

Strength & Conditioning Coaches: Joe McGinley, Gordon Brett and Ross Callaghan

Physiotherapists: Damien Mordan and Patrick Hanley

Academy Video Analyst: Elliot Corcoran