Transfer News: Wasps award senior deals to under 20 international duo
Wasps have confirmed that prop forwards Will Stuart and Tom West have been awarded senior contracts.
The academy products have both made their Premiership debuts during the course of the current season, while Stuart also appeared from the bench and claimed a close-range try in the closing stages of the European Champions Cup home win over La Rochelle.
Congratulations to @Wasps_Academy players Tom West and Will Stuart who will be first team squad members next season!
— Wasps Rugby (@WaspsRugby) May 15, 2018
They have also impressed in the A League and Anglo-Welsh Cup during the course of their three years in Wasps’ senior academy.
Stuart, a 21-year-old tight head, has also appeared in the National Leagues and Championship while dual-registered with Blackheath, Birmingham Moseley and Nottingham.
After initially appearing for Henley Hawks, 22-year-old West has also spent time on a dual-registered basis with Nottingham.
Both players are products of Radley College, who went on to represent England at under 20 level where they joined clubmate Jack Willis as part of the 2016 World Cup winning squad.