Young Warriors Help Clinch Under 21 Victory

Glasgow Warriors John Beattie, John Barclay, James Eddie and Iain Kennedy all contributed to Scotland U21s first win of this seasona?'s shadow six nations tournament, emerging 24-21 victors over Ireland U21 Dubarry Park on Friday._This was only Scotland U21s second victory against Ireland, their first away from home, following their win at Falkirk a year ago.Both Beattie and Barclay were returning to the side following injury and illness lay-off and made a considerable impact being especially effective throughout the match.For a full match report, click on the Scotland U21 section from the Scottish Rugby homepage.Ireland Under-21 a?" Fionn Carr (Blackrock College); Peter Durcan (Galwegians), Fergus McFadden (University College Dublin), Darren Cave (Belfast Collegians), Matthew Williams (Bristol Shoguns & Hartpury College); Jonathon Sexton (St Marya?'s College), Paul Marshall (Ballynahinch); Callum Black (Worcester Warriors & Hartpury College), Stuart Philpotts (Belfast Harlequins) captain, Paul Doran-Jones (Dublin University), Devin Toner (Lansdowne), Daniel Touhy (Gloucester & Hartpury College), Ross Noonan (University College Cork), Sean Oa?"Brien (University College Dublin), Ejike Ezoigwe (Hartpury College). Substitutes a?" Darragh Hurley (University College Cork) for Noonan (41-46 minutes), Billy Holland (University College Cork) for Touhy (49), Conan Doyle (Garryowen) for McFadden (70), Tom Gleeson (Cork Constitution) for Cave (72). Not used a?" Sean Cronin (Shannon), David McGowan (Buccaneers), Duncan Williams (University College Cork).Tries, McFadden, Carr; conversion, Sexton; penalty goals, Sexton (3).Scotland Under-21 a?" Ben Addison (Stirling County); Cameron Johnston (Newcastle Falcons), Ben Cairns (Edinburgh Gunners & Currie), Iain Kennedy (Glasgow Warriors & Glasgow Hawks), Robert Cairns (Boroughmuir); Dave Blair (Sale Sharks) captain, Greig Laidlaw (Jed-Forest); Ryan Grant (The Army), Sean Crombie (Aberdeen GSFP), David Young (Leicester Tigers), James Eddie (Glasgow Warriors & Ayr), Ian Nimmo (Leicester Tigers), John Barclay (Glasgow Warriors), John Beattie (Glasgow Warriors), Alan MacDonald (Edinburgh Gunners). Substitutes a?" Kyle Traynor (Edinburgh Gunners & Boroughmuir) for Grant (51), Stephen Biggart (Glasgow Hawks) for Laidlaw (65), James King (Border Reivers & Melrose) for Robert Cairns (70), Scott Newlands (Heriota?'s) for Barclay (72). Not used a?" Andrew Reekie (Currie), Calum Forrester (Glasgow Hutchesonsa?" Aloysians), Chris Dunlop (Durham University).Tries, Young, Blair; conversion, Blair; penalty goals, Blair (4).Referee a?" Andrew Small (England). Glasgow Warriors John Beattie, John Barclay, James Eddie and Iain Kennedy all contributed to Scotland U21s first win of this seasona?'s shadow six nations tournament, emerging 24-21 victors over Ireland U21 Dubarry Park on Friday._This was only Scotland U21s second victory against Ireland, their first away from home, following their win at Falkirk a year ago.Both Beattie and Barclay were returning to the side following injury and illness lay-off and made a considerable impact being especially effective throughout the match.For a full match report, click on the Scotland U21 section from the Scottish Rugby homepage.Ireland Under-21 a?" Fionn Carr (Blackrock College); Peter Durcan (Galwegians), Fergus McFadden (University College Dublin), Darren Cave (Belfast Collegians), Matthew Williams (Bristol Shoguns & Hartpury College); Jonathon Sexton (St Marya?'s College), Paul Marshall (Ballynahinch); Callum Black (Worcester Warriors & Hartpury College), Stuart Philpotts (Belfast Harlequins) captain, Paul Doran-Jones (Dublin University), Devin Toner (Lansdowne), Daniel Touhy (Gloucester & Hartpury College), Ross Noonan (University College Cork), Sean Oa?"Brien (University College Dublin), Ejike Ezoigwe (Hartpury College). Substitutes a?" Darragh Hurley (University College Cork) for Noonan (41-46 minutes), Billy Holland (University College Cork) for Touhy (49), Conan Doyle (Garryowen) for McFadden (70), Tom Gleeson (Cork Constitution) for Cave (72). Not used a?" Sean Cronin (Shannon), David McGowan (Buccaneers), Duncan Williams (University College Cork).Tries, McFadden, Carr; conversion, Sexton; penalty goals, Sexton (3).Scotland Under-21 a?" Ben Addison (Stirling County); Cameron Johnston (Newcastle Falcons), Ben Cairns (Edinburgh Gunners & Currie), Iain Kennedy (Glasgow Warriors & Glasgow Hawks), Robert Cairns (Boroughmuir); Dave Blair (Sale Sharks) captain, Greig Laidlaw (Jed-Forest); Ryan Grant (The Army), Sean Crombie (Aberdeen GSFP), David Young (Leicester Tigers), James Eddie (Glasgow Warriors & Ayr), Ian Nimmo (Leicester Tigers), John Barclay (Glasgow Warriors), John Beattie (Glasgow Warriors), Alan MacDonald (Edinburgh Gunners). Substitutes a?" Kyle Traynor (Edinburgh Gunners & Boroughmuir) for Grant (51), Stephen Biggart (Glasgow Hawks) for Laidlaw (65), James King (Border Reivers & Melrose) for Robert Cairns (70), Scott Newlands (Heriota?'s) for Barclay (72). Not used a?" Andrew Reekie (Currie), Calum Forrester (Glasgow Hutchesonsa?" Aloysians), Chris Dunlop (Durham University).Tries, Young, Blair; conversion, Blair; penalty goals, Blair (4).Referee a?" Andrew Small (England).