Scotland U16 news

Scotland under-16s warmed up for next month's Wellington Festival with a convincing 40-3 win over a young Newcastle Falcons side in a training match on the 3G pitch at Murrayfiel
School of Rugby session at Grange Academy
Scottish Rugby’s CashBack for Communities Schools of Rugby programme, which was launched in 2011, has seen its first pupil selected for a Scotland age-grade team.
A Scotland under-16 squad of 26 players has been selected following a trial at Lochinch in Glasgow on Sunday (16 March).
Some 45 players have been invited to attend a trial for the Scotland under-16 development squad, which will be selected later this month.
There was a pulsating match in the regional under-16 fixtures which saw Caledonia beat Glasgow 20-7 on Murarayfield’s back pitches.
The next stage of Scottish Rugby’s National Pathway Programme begins this week when regional fixtures take place on Wednesday (February 26).
A national under-16 training squad has been selected to take part in a training day later this month, to give the national coaches a chance to run the rule over a group of player
The long road which could lead to representing Scotland under-16 in the Wellington Festival international competition in April 2014 begins this weekend.