Australian Boys Sevens squad named for World Championship

The extended squad for the Australian Boys Sevens side has been named ahead of the World School Sevens Championship in New Zealand in December. Australia are the defending champions after overcoming New Zealand Maori, Samoan Barbarians and New Zealand Fijians to claim the 2016 Championship. The Australian Youth Boys Sevens squad has established itself as a key step in the development pathway of Rugby Sevens with the program having already produced several contracted Sevens players, including Henry Hutchison, Simon Kennewell, Tate McDermott and Tim Anstee. Isaac Lucas, brother of Ben, Matt and Tom, will follow in the footsteps of his older brothers by joining the Sevens fold after being named in the Youth Boys Sevens squad. All three of Isaac’s older brothers have played Sevens for Australia while Isaac impressed in the 2016 Youth Boys Sevens side. It also runs in the family for St Augustine’s College (NSW) student Kieren Mundine, with cousin Anthony having represented New South
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