Ballymena vs Galwegians

February 13, 2017
Score: 14 - 13

Match Report

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 most of the time in their own 22 barring a breakout which lead to an Adam McBurney try to bring the score to 14 points to 6. Ciaran Gaffney scored the Galweigans try which was converted by Morgan Codyre adding to his 2 earlier penalty kicks setting up a nervy last quarter were Bryan Young was sinbinned for an illegal tackle but with MOTM Clive Ross leading the defensive line, the team held on for the win.