The third of this season's Group C games got underway in the Nutty Krust U18 Tournament under the floodlights at a damp but mild Chambers Park when Armagh U18s and Omagh U18s played on Wednesday evening.
Long hours, unwavering dedication, unshakable spirit, loyal, enthusiastic, cheerful and fun! Just some of the words chosen by nominees to describe the volunteers selected as the eight semi-finalists in SONI's Community Champions Award 2017.
The second of this season's Group B games got underway in the Nutty Krust U18 Tournament under the floodlights at a very wet and windy Chambers Park when Ballynahinch U18's and Portadown U18's played on Wednesday evening.
Ireland U19 Head Coach Kieran Campbell and his assistant coaches Hugh Hogan and Ambrose Conboy have named the match day squad that will face Japan in Donnybrook Stadium on Saturday afternoon, which features six Ulster based players in the starting XV plus another three in the replacements.