Carrickfergus Rugby Notes: Is, IIs, IVs, Vs, U19s, U17s & Ladies v BHSFP, Ballyclare, Academy, Grosvenor, Hinch, Bangor & Longford

After a long break from rugby, the Maxol-sponsored Carrick 1st XV started 2011 with a 22-3 away win against Belfast High School Former Pupils. In far from ideal conditions, and with the lack of match practice evident on both sides, Carrick could not convert dominance in both territory and possession in the first half into […]

Enniskillen Rugby I XV – 55 v Belfast High School FP I XV – 10

Enniskillen romped to a fairly comfortable eight try victory over their visitors from the shores of Belfast Lough. The scoring started as early as the first minute, catching many of the spectators out, when David Buchanan finished off a strong surge by the forwards in the corner. High School however replied with a penalty after […]

Carrick RFC Club Notes: IXV 27 v BHSFP I 9, II 28 v Instonians III, III 13 v Lurgan II 3, IV 13 v Ballynahinch 0

Carrick’s 1st XV picked up their second League win with a bonus point victory over local rivals Belfast High School FP at Woodlawn on Saturday 9 October. On a near perfect day for rugby, the Maxol-sponsored Carrick side ran in five tries against three penalty goals to record a 27 points to 9 victory. While […]

Carrick RFC Club Notes: IXV v Donaghadee I, II v Portadown II, III v Monaghan II, IV v Civil Service

The Maxol-sponsored Carrick 1st XV lost their League match with unbeaten Donaghadee at Woodlawn on Saturday 2 October by 23 points to 17.The visitors picked up a four try bonus point but Carrick came back strongly at the end to claim a losing bonus point. This was a match which the visitors dominated pretty much […]

Saturday September 25th Was A Busy Day for Ballymena Mini Rugby Section

Several age groups attended a Blitz at Ballyclare and competed against the hosts, BHSFP, and Larne. The weather was great and all teams played well, with varying degrees of success. Under the new directive from the Ulster Branch the focus has now shifted away from Competition to ensuring participation. Only time will tell if this […]