Ballymena vs

Ballymena secured sixth place in Division 1B after this hard fought victory over Shannon at Eaton Park. The home side took an early lead after two minutes with a Rodger McBurney try, converted by McMaster. Josh McIlroy increased the Ballymena lead to 10 points with a long range penalty, but Shannon outhalf McKenna reduced the […]

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NAAS 40 BALLYMENA 15, Forenaughts Scorers: Naas: Tries: Peter Howard 2, Ben Swindlehurst, Conor Doyle, Fionn Higgins 2; Cons: Peter Osborne 4, Ben Swindlehurst Ballymena: Tries: Adam McBurney, Jonny Rossborough, Adrian Hamilton HT: Naas 5 Ballymena 10 NAAS: Peter Osborne; Ben O’Connor, Johne Murphy, Ben Swindlehurst, Peter Howard; Michael Skelton, Max Whittingham; Conor Doyle, Conor […]

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Ballymena vs

BALLYMENA 24 UCC 26, Eaton Park Scorers: Ballymena: Tries: Mark Best, Chris Cundell, David Whann; Cons: Ritchie McMaster 3; Drop: Glenn Baillie UCC: Tries: Paul Kiernan 2, Kevin Slater, Charlie O’Regan; Cons: Kevin O’Keeffe 3 HT: Ballymena 14 UCC 12 BALLYMENA: Rodger McBurney; Jonny Rossborough, Mark Best, Glenn Baillie, Matthew Norris; Ritchie McMaster, John Creighton; […]

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Ballymena vs UL Bohemian

BALLYMENA 23 UL BOHEMIANS 30, Eaton Park Scorers: Ballymena: Tries: David Shanahan, Penalty try; Cons: Brett Herron 2; Pens: Brett Herron 3 UL Bohemians: Tries: Harry Fleming, Robbie Bourke, Colin Ryan; Cons: Rick McKenna 2, Robbie Bourke; Pens: Rick McKenna 3 HT: Ballymena 13 UL Bohemians 10 BALLYMENA: Rodger McBurney; Matthew Norris, Mark Best, Martin […]

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OLD WESLEY 49 BALLYMENA 19, Donnybrook (Report courtesy of IRFU website) Scorers: Old Wesley: Tries: Mark Rowley 2, Martin Gately, David Poff 2, Tim Clifford, Adam Kennedy; Cons: Tim Clifford 4; Pens: Tim Clifford 2 Ballymena: Tries: David Shanahan, Matthew Norris 2; Cons: Brett Herron 2 HT: Old Wesley 23 Ballymena 0 There were try […]

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Ballymena vs

On a windy day at Eaton Park, the 1st XV fought their way home to a 14 points to 13 victory after taking a 9 point to 0 lead into the halftime break with Ritchie McMaster kicking 3 penalty goals. With the team playing into a strong gale in the 2nd half , they spent […]

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Ballymena vs

Ballynahinch went into the half time break with a 10-0 lead thanks to a Blane McIlroy penalty and a penalty try. Early in the second half they built on that lead with a Simpson try and  a second by centre Morrow. Ballymena were then awarded a penalty try and a late flourish saw Glenn Baillie […]

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Buccaneers vs Ballymena

Report Courtesy of IRFU website Buccaneers and Ballymena shared the spoils after a competitive floodlit encounter at Dubarry Park that was well attended despite the bitterly cold conditions. Both teams were much changed from their niggly early December clash with Buccs fielding five changes. The visitors went one better including an Ulster-experienced quartet to bolster […]

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Ballymena vs Buccaneers

The 1st XV lost narrowly to Buccaneers 18 points to 13. Leading 13-3 at half time a victory over league leaders looked possible, but a second half resurgence by Buccs and a bizarre referee ruling at the end of the game consigned the home side to a scarcely deserved defeat. James Gallagher was named as […]

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