Wallace pupils set sights on PRO12 trophy as Ulster stars visit school

Lisburn store director Natalie Latham (back, 2nd right) with Ulster Rugby players, from left Lewis Stevenson, Kyle McCall and Peter Browne. Front row are Wallace pupils (l-r) Finlay Slattery (P5) Brady Chambers (P6) Matthew Dickson (P6) and Owain Williams (P5).
Lisburn store director Natalie Latham (back, 2nd right) with Ulster Rugby players, from left Lewis Stevenson, Kyle McCall and Peter Browne. Front row are Wallace pupils (l-r) Finlay Slattery (P5) Brady Chambers (P6) Matthew Dickson (P6) and Owain Williams (P5).

Rugby players from Wallace High School in Lisburn were honoured with a special visit by star Ulster players last week.

Ulster men Kyle McCall - a former Wallace pupil - Peter Browne and Lewis Stevenson visited the school as part of the Specsavers hosted Guinness PRO12 Trophy Tour.

Rugby players from year groups 8, 9, 10 as well as the prep school, Medallion and senior teams got the chance to lift the famous rugby silverware, chat to and get autographs from the high profile Ulster Rugby players.

Also joining the welcome party were girls’ hockey and netball team captains and players.

As an official sponsor of the Guinness PRO12 match officials and referees, Specsavers is also the official optician and hearing services partner of the Guinness PRO12, providing expert eye care for players and officials.

For more information on eye health or to make an appointment at the Lisburn store visit, www.specsavers.co.uk/stores/lisburn or phone 028 9262 7290.