Colleran signs for the Skolars

FORMer Shaw Cross junior Will Colleran has signed for Championship One saide London Skolars.

Colleran joins the Skolars having spent the last five years at Wakefield Trinity Wildcats.

The full-back joined Wakefield as a 15-year-old, after scholarship periods with Castleford and Leeds. He progressed to play for the Wildcats Under-18s and Under-20s and also earned representative honours with Yorkshire and England Youth.

Colleran is studying at Leeds Met and is on a year’s work placement in London.

He said: “I’ve been lucky enough to find accomodation in London nearby to where I will be working so I am very excited at the prospect of experiencing life in London and playing for the Skolars.

“Recent results show that Skolars are moving in the right direction so it’s up to me to work hard to gain a place in the side.”