Buccaneers Fall To Ballynachinch

Ballynachinch claimed a rampant 19 point win over Buccaneers who fell back into the relegation zone.

Ballynahinch won out 43 points to 24 in Dubarry Park, Buccs trailing at half-time by 26 points to five thanks to Harry O’Reilly.

Buccs tries coming from Harry O’Reilly, Evan Galvin, Shane Layden, Aidan Wynne with Michael Hanley adding two conversions.


Ballynahinch seven tries coming from Rhys O’Donnell, Zac McCall, George Pringle, Ross Adair, Keith Dickson, Robin Harte, Paddy Wright and four conversions from Jonny McPhillips.

Buccaneers now sit ninth in league 1B on point’s difference behind St. Mary’s College.

Buccaneers: Martin Staunton, John Sutton, Niall Farrelly, Ruairi Byrne, Torin Rensford, Evan Galvin, Rory Moloney, Eoghan Masterson, Graham Lynch, Michael Hanley,  Frank Hopkins, Robert Enraght-Moony, Shane Layden (Capt.), Rory O’Connor, Callum Boland

Subs: Rory Grenham, Harry O’Reilly, Andries Kruger, Aidan Wynne, Ross Murphy-Sweeney

Ballynahinch: Jonny Blair, Zac McCall, Tom O’Toole, John Donnan, Jack Regan, Keith Dickson, Bradley Luney, Conall Boomer, 9. Rhys O’Donnell, 10. Jonny McPhillips, 11. Aaron Cairns (Capt), Rory Butler, Robin Harte, George Pringle, Ross Adair

Subs: Clayton Milligan, Ben Cullen, Conor Piper, Ryan Wilson, Paddy Wright