On Tuesday evening Councillor Lindsay Millar, Mayor of Mid and East Antrim Borough Council held a reception in the Mayor’s Parlour for Ballymena’s successful Under 14 team.
The Mayor praised the boys for their efforts last season which saw them win their Regional League and lift the Ulster Under 14 Cup at the Kingspan Stadium. The Mayor was delighted that the team was made up of boys from different communities and schools right across the Borough.
Tom Wiggins, Honorary Secretary thanked the Mayor and staff for taking time to host the reception which included a visit to the Council Chamber. Tom also praised the efforts of the boys and told them that everyone in the Club was proud of their achievements and that he had great hopes for their future development.
Praise was also given to the efforts of their coaches Nick Reid and Dougie Thom whose efforts saw the boys make so much progress during last season culminating in the Cup win.