24th February 2020 — Three Felsted School rugby players, Samuel Bryan, Obinna Nkwocha and Tristan Smith, have been selected for the England Under 18 development camp, a camp that will determine final selection for the upcoming international fixtures against Scotland, France and Wales as well as the 6 Nations Festival against Wales, Scotland and Italy.
Samuel Bryan already has experience of the U17 England development camp, where he played in two international matches as well as a summer tour to South Africa where he captained the side to a victory against France. He is the current Felsted 1st XV & 1st VII and Saracens U18 Academy Captain who has made his debut this season for Saracens Storm Senior team.
Obinna Nkwocha only joined Felsted last year but has already made an impact on the field this season for the schools 1st XV, as well as being involved with Saracens U18 Academy where he has being making a big impact in their recent matches.
Tristan Smith has played a major part in the success of the 1st XV for two seasons being the cornerstone of the pack as well as being involved with Saracens U18 Academy, where he has put in some outstanding performances.
Andrew Le Chevalier, Director of Rugby commented: "We have had boys reach these international heights in the past, but to have three from Felsted in one year is just fantastic!”