McMaster rugby players named to Canadian men’s U20 team

McMaster University’s Chris Dickenson (Oakville) and Grant Schneider (Oakville) have been selected to represent Canada as a part of the Rugby Canada under-20 tour of New Zealand from March 6-14.

Dickenson is a second-year fly-half on the Ontario University Athletics champion McMaster men’s rugby team. He played in five conference games and two playoff games scoring seven points.

Schneider is a first-year wing. He played in six conference games and two playoff games, scoring five tries in conference play.

Canada departs for New Zealand on Feb.28, opening the tour against the Wellington Development Team on March 6. Canada will also play the Taranaki Development team on March 11 and Hawkes Bay on March 14.