Under 20s finish year in top spot

Well done to our under 20.5’s team who close out the year in top spot in the Donal Walsh Trophy with a perfect seven from seven games so far

This team have been relentless since the league has started and have ground out some fantastic late victories and given our supporters plenty to cheer about so far. They have used 31 players so far which shows how much of a squad effort it has been.


The results of the squad so far has been:

Cork Con 22 – Young Munster 33

Shannon 10 – Young Munster 12

Young Munster Walk Over v Dolphin/Sundays Well

Old Crescent 24 – Young Munster 26

Young Munster 47 – UL Bohs 7

Young Munster 10 – UCC 8

Highfield 17 – Young Munster 31


Here are some of the stats

Tries scored – 21 (3 Penalty Tries)

Top Try Scorer – Josh Egan (4 Tries)

Top Points Scorer – Cian Casey 39 points

Top Man of the Match Awards – Liam Neilan (2 awards)

So far 6 of the squad have gone on to play with the First XV  not including those who are eligible but haven’t played 20.5’s (Adam Maher, Patrick Campbell) they are Liam Neilan, Conor Moloney, Donnacha O’ Callaghan, Cian Casey, Conor O’Shaughnessy & Shay McCarthy.


Well done to the Squad, Coaches and Administrators: Stephen Carey (Head Coach) Richie McNamara ( Forwards Coach), Shane O’Brien ( Backs Coach),  Alan Kennedy (S&C Coach / Assistant Coach), Paul o Byrne (Team Manager) and Christy Cosgrave (Covid Officer and Kitman).

The full squad is listed below:

Kean Sheehy, Ethan O Sullivan, Jason McCormack, Kian Mcgrath, Stephen Burke, Ronan Madden, Dylan Higgins, Shane Malone, Oran O Reilly, Jeffrey Rainsford, Cian O Reilly, James Horrigan, Morgan Bateman, Liam Neilan, Bradley Ahern (C),Jason Murray, Keith O Brien, Conor Moloney, Donnacha OCallaghan (VC), Tom Ross, Jack Armshaw, Cian Casey, Seamus Lyne, Dylan Brosnan, Keelan O Connor, Darragh Long, Conor O Shaughnessy, Josh Egan, Darragh Shine, Andre Birdthistle, Darragh McDermott, Darius Achimugu, Shay McCarthy, Aaron Kelly, Gearoid Mulcahy