Warriors A prepare for first Sale trip

Worcester kick off two big games against Sale in the space of a week as the Warriors A team make the trip to Heywood Road in the A League to face the Jets on Monday evening (kick-off 7.30pm).

Warriors – who also face the Sharks in the Guinness Premiership on Friday night – will be captained by James Collins in the penultimate away game of the A League season.

Louis Silver, who was on the bench for the top-flight game with Leicester Tigers on Saturday, will combine with Joe Carlisle at half back.

Versatile back Calum MacRae are named in the back line for Warriors and will be teamed with Andy Short in the centres.

Warriors A v Sale Sharks

15 Michael Penn
14 Sam Miller
13 Andy Short
12 Calum MacRae
11 Earl Collins
10 Joe Carlisle
9 Louis Silver

1 Mike Hill
2 Charley Thomas
3 Jack Gilding
4 David Lyons
5 Will Bowley
6 James Freeman
7 James Collins (c)
8 Matt Cox

Replacements: Sean McCarthy, Jordan Page, Joel Diggin, Nile Dacres, Joel Garner, Ollie Frost, Jack Pons, Chris Surman