Daniel (Year 10) is captain of Formby High School Rugby U15s and contributes further by assisting coaching of other students in practice sessions. He is also established in Southport RFC U15s team playing as a forward. Dan takes his rugby very seriously and spent four weeks in summer training with the Finland National Team senior squad. Dan was nominated for assessment for the Sale Sharks Academy Player Development Player Program by the school and by coaches at Southport RFC. On 11 October he attended an intense assessment session at Sale Sharks and we have just been notified that he has been selected for Sale Sharks Development Player Program, part of their Junior Academy.