After signing their scholarship contracts on Monday evening, we can now confirm the names of Dale’s new first year scholars.
The nine youngsters have put pen to paper on a two year scholarship and will represent Rochdale’s under 18 side.
First year scholars
Rapheal Chea – right back/ centre back
Declan Evans – centre back
Matthew Gillam – centre forward
Andrew Hollins – centre back
Jack Lenehan – centre midfield
Joe Piggott – forward/ midfield
Jordan Prescott – centre forward
Kieran Price – full back/ centre back
Jack Stewart – winger/ forward
Second year scholars
Tyler Berry – Central midfield
Louis Coyne – Centre back
Kisimba Kisimba – Central midfielder
Japhet Mata - forward
Harry Pratt – forward
Callum Schorah – left back
Brandon Smalley – midfield/ forward
Photo: Top left to right - Rick Ashcroft, Kieran Price, Declan Evans, Andy, Rapheal Chea, Matt Gillian, Tony Ellis.
Bottom left to right - Joe Piggott, Jordan Prescott, Jack Stewart, Jack Lenehan