Ballynahinch RFC 1st XV had a rest weekend, but are back at the ‘coalface’ this weekend as they travel to take on play-off rivals Naas RFC writes Richard Hart.
Ballynahinch 2’s River Rock Towns Cup Quarter Final match against Carrick RFC was postponed due to allegedly waterlogged pitches.
Ballynahinch 3’s, 4’s and the Evergreens were free.
Ballynahinch 5’s travelled away to Cooke 2’s, roundly beating the Belfast side 40-0.
Ballynahinch 6’s hosted Ballymoney 3’s, besting the Antrim visitors 55 -19
Ballynahinch RFC U-14’s made the long journey to Letterkenny RFC to play their U-14’s in the league play-off, coming away after a hard match with the league leaders only losing by 3-0.
Mini Rugby continues at Ballynahinch RFC and is held each Saturday morning from 9.30-11am. Ballynahinch RFC caters for boys and girls who have started in P1 up to Yr8 (U-12s), with training running for each age group in school years – P1 to P7 + Yr8s. David Black is the Mini Convenor and is contactable on – 07760919094.
Details about Mini Rugby are posted weekly on the Club Facebook page –
Ballynahinch RFC is running a fundraising Lotto. 1st Prize is now an huge £5,500 (increasing by £50 if not won) for getting 4 numbers correct and there is a shared £100 prize for getting 3 numbers. Please support the Club in its fundraising activities by supporting this enterprise. Tickets are available online at https://www.clublottery.com/Club/Details/20
This week sees Ballynahinch RFC 1st XV travel to Naas RFC in the next round of the UBL. A large travelling support is also expected to travel to Carrickfergus as Ballynahinch 2s head to Tom Simms Memorial Park to play Carrick RFC in the postponed quarter final of the River Rock Towns Cup.
Fixtures Saturday 4 March
* Naas v Ballynahinch
* Carrick v Ballynahinch 2 (Towns Cup)
* Omagh 2 v Ballynahinch 3
* Dungannon 4 v Ballynahinch 6
* Ballynahinch 7 v Omagh 4
* Dungannon U-16 v Ballynahinch U-16 (U-16 Cup)
Results For Saturday 25th February:
* Ballynahinch 1s Free
* Carrickfergus v Ballynahinch 2s – Towns Cup – postponed
* Ballynahinch 3’s Free
* Ballynahinch 4’s Free
* Cooke 2’s 0 Ballynahinch 5’s 40
* Ballynahinch 6’s 55 Ballymoney 3’s 19
* Evergreens Free
* Letterkenny U-14’s 3 Ballynahinch U-14’s 0 – League Play-off.