Sports - Week of April 22nd 2013


Congratulations to the table tennis teams who took part in the final rounds of the Ulster Schools League Competition on Friday.

The senior team came third in the under 19 category and our Under 12 team were runners up in their competition. Well done to all who were involved in the League matches.

Cricket: The U13s lost by 8wickets to Down High School on Saturday.  Daniel Young top scored with 16 in a total of 55.

The U14s lost by 10wickets with Callum Houston and Kieran Will contributing the most in a total of 42.

The U15s tied with Down High School in a game which saw both teams score 74runs.  Top scorers were Thomas Grimshaw with 16 and Jamie Fulton with 11 runs.  Ross Martin and Thomas Grimshaw took two wickets each.

The 1st XI defeated Bangor Cricket Club in a friendly fixture.  With good bowling displays from Ross Miller and Patrick Law, who took 4 and the 3 wickets respectively, the club were restricted to 136 all out.  The 1st XI were able to score these runs for a loss of 2wickets with Ryan Burgess top scoring with 61 and Taj Onyekwelu contributing 51.


Cricket result from yesterday’s 1st round Schools Cup Match v BRA.  BGS 98 for 9 (Taj Onyekwelu 22, Josh McKimm, 21, Ryan Burgess 15) BRA 99 for 9 with two balls remaining.  BRA won by 1 wicket.  This was an extremely close and exciting match and the boys performed well.