Hard Yards Helps Ballymena Academy Beat BRA in Schools Cup

14/02/2019

Hard Yards Helps Ballymena Academy Beat BRA in Schools Cup

14/02/2019

It was smiles all round as Ballymena Academy hosted Belfast Royal Academy and had to work hard before recording a 17-12 win at the end of the recentDanske Bank Ulster Schools’ Cup 4th Round game. Four penalties from Ross McKay and a try from Alex McKinney gaveBallymena Academy a lead of 17-0 and while BRA fought back to reduce the deficit it was too little, too late and Ballymena Academy marched on into the quarter finals.

James Walker, Head of Business at The Country Garage, who once again are one of the main sponsors of Ballymena Academy 1st XV commented:

“We are very proud to be supporting Ballymena Academy 1st XV as they once again set off in their challenge to bring the schools cup home to Ballymena this year. It is very importantto us here at The Country Garage, as we wish to support individuals and businesses who have supported us over the years. We wish Ballymena Academy every success as they compete at home to Royal School Armagh on 23 February 2019 in the quarter finals. I'll bethere to cheer them on - hopefully to another victory"