TEAM NEWS: Clifton RFC Vs Bristol Rugby
Bristol name young 22-man squad for Clifton
Bristol Rugby face Clifton RFC in the traditional pre-season friendly at the Cribbs Causeway Ground on Tuesday (7.30pm KO).
A young side will take the field at the Club’s training base, featuring six members of the full-time Academy
A young side will take the field at the Club’s training base, featuring six members of the full-time Academy including Callum Sheedy and Lucas Slowik.
Auguy Slowik makes his first appearance of the pre-season campaign, while Ross Johnston skippers the side from hooker.
Josh Ovens (unattached) starts at no. 8, alongside Olly Robinson who makes his first start following two appearances from the replacements bench.
Bristol Rugby team to face Clifton RFC at the Cribbs Causeway Ground on Tuesday, 26 August (7.30pm KO):
Auguy Slowik; Ryan Edwards, Lucas Slowik, Mark Cooke, Elias Caven (U18s/PDG); Callum Sheedy, Luke Baldwin; Ellis Genge, Ross Johnston (c), Gaston Cortes, Dale Lemon (UWE), Joe Joyce, Jonathan Humphrys (Cardiff Metropolitan University), Olly Robinson, Josh Ovens.
Replacements: Rhys Lawrence, Sonny Haines (Hornets RFC), Sam Pitchford (Weston RFC), Brad Kislingbury (University of Gloucestershire), Tim Turner (Durham University), Nick Carpenter, Andy Uren (SGS Filton College).