Wellington rugby youngster gets England call

Joe Lewis says the call-up is a

Joe Lewis says the call-up is a "dream come true."

First published in Wellington & Wiveliscombe

PROMISING rugby player Joe Lewis, of Wellington School, has been called up to the England Under 16 squad.

The selection comes after the winger played his part in the South West region's 43-24 victory over the North at Coventry and is the first Wellingtonian to achieve this since the 1980s.

He said: “I am so proud to be in the squad, but I know that there is still a lot of hard work to be done.

"We have to work really hard in training sessions, we also get really well looked after, it is a dream come true.”

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree