Wasps A team to play Leicester Tigers A
Date: 19 Mar 2018
Scrum half Craig Hampson captains Wasps in tonight’s A League clash against Leicester Tigers which takes place on an RFU-approved 4G surface at Aylesbury RFC.
He is joined in the 23-man line-up by senior squad members Guy Armitage, Marcus Garratt and Paul Doran Jones.
Among the eight members of the senior academy who feature, prop Will Stuart, hooker TJ Harris and winger Owain James have all tasted match day involvement in either the Aviva Premiership or European Champions Cup this term.
They are joined by guests from Nottingham, newly-promoted Coventry, Oxford University, Hinckley, Bishop Burton College plus Saracens under 18’s.
The match kicks off at 8pm – updates will be available on Twitter followed by a match report at www.wasps.co.uk.
15 Ollie Bluck (Saracens Academy)
14 Tom Stileman (Oxford University)
13 Guy Armitage
12 Connor Eastgate
11 Owain James
10 Jacob Umaga
9 Craig Hampson (c)
1 George Thornton
2 TJ Harris
3 Will Stuart
4 Marcus Garratt
5 Cameron Gray (Coventry)
6 Will Owen
7 James Seabrook
8 George Cox (Nottingham)
16 Aaron Thompson (Bishop Burton College)
17 Jack Higgins (Coventry)
18 Paul Doran Jones
19 Paul Hamber (Bishop Burton College
20 Alex Salt (Hinckley)
21 Fransico Viera (Rotherham)
22 Josh Thiel (Bishop Burton College)
23 Tom Bacon (Wasps U.17)
Leicester Tigers A: George Worth; Will Foster (Loughborough Students), Matt Smith, Charlie Thacker, Bamidele Fadahunsi (Loughborough Students); Joe Ford, Ben Pointon (Loughborough Students); Facundo Gigena, Jack Dickinson (Hinckley RFC), Pat Cilliers; Joe Maksymiw, B J Edwards; Henri Lavin, Taylor Gough, Thom Smith.
Replacements: Harry Mahoney, Owen Hills, Chris Baumann, Xander Purcell, Ollie Kilgallon (Loughborough Students), Will Findlay (Loughborough Students), Andre Dunn, Jonathan Hughes (Loughborough Students)
Referee: Neil Chivers
Tickets are available for the Aviva Premiership visits of Worcester Warriors on April 14 and Northampton Saints on April 29 at www.wasps.co.uk/tickets or by phone on 02476 786411.