Sunday, May 19 is a special day for Old Glory DC. The team opens their 2019 exhibition season against Shannon RFC from Ireland. The match will be held at Catholic University’s Main Football Arena at 5 pm. Gates open at 11 am and come early to meet the team.
There will be two preliminary matches. The first is a Men’s Division 1 match between the Washington Irish and Baltimore Chesapeake with the kickoff at 1 pm. The second match is at 3 pm and is the Honor Cup Men’s Final (Charitable Event Game for supporting the military, law enforcement, and fire/emergency rescue.)
The third match is the featured match at 5 pm with Glory Glory DC opening their MLR exhibition season against Shannon RFC. Tickets are still available.
Old Glory DC will then play home matches against Scotland U20s on May 27, USA Rugby South on June 1, and the Ontario Blues on June 9.
OLD Glory DC and Shannon RFC Squads
This article was published with the Shannon RFC squad unknown. The article will be updated when Shannon releases their squad.
Old Glory DC: 1 Will Vakalahi 2 Oisin O’Neill 3 Dante Lopresti 4 Mason Mcllvee 5 Tyler Barberi 6 Dacoda Worth 7 Fred Wintermantel 8 Josh Brown (C) 9 Michael Reid 10 John Stapleton 11 Vetekina Malafu 12 Selby Niumataiwalu 13 Zack Zorro 14 Ryan Burroughs 15 Nick Kuhl (VC) Reserves: Khalid Williams, Sean Hartig, Mo Katz, John Sage, Ayemere Oiyemhonian, John Davis, Guy Lopresti
Shannon RFC: 1 Conor Glynn 2 Jordan Prenderville 3 Tony Cusack 4 Luke Moylan 5 Ronan Coffey (C) 6 Kelvin Brown 7 Charlie Carmody 8 Colm Heffernan 9 Arab Hehir 10 John Bateman 11 Eathon Moloney 12 Jack O’Donnell 13 Pa Ryan 14 Darren Gavin 15 Ben Daly 16 Adam Moloney 17 Ty Chan 18 Colin Deane 19 Odhran Ring 20 Shane Corbett 21 Richie Mullane 22 Fionn McGibney 23 Lee Nicholas 24 Evan Sargent