Castlebar: 27Corinthians: 26 Castlebar welcomed Corinthians on Sunday in the Connacht J1B league. Castlebar were coming off a fine run of form as they have won two games on the trot, while Corinthians were looking to bounce back after a disappointing loss to Tuam.Played in excellent conditions for an expansive game, the supporters in attendance were treated to an exciting game of rugby. The hosts started off the stronger of the two sides as they piled the pressure on Corinthians. Pressure f..
Castlebar 5 Buccaneers 23Castlebar Under 13s played Buccs in Galway on Saturday last prior to watching Connacht play Treviso in the PRO12 competition.The Buccs side were much larger, and it was obvious from the start that Castlebar were going to have to tackle well to stay in t..
Castlebar RFC: 40 Ballyhaunis RFC: 7 Castlebar travelled to Ballyhaunis last Friday night in the Connacht J1B league. Castlebar were coming off a good win, as they beat Loughrea convincingly last Sunday, while Ballyhaunis were looking for their first win of the season.Played in very wet conditions, it was clear that both teams would struggle in the handling department. This was very clear in the opening exchanges of the game, as neither team could get any momentum going. The home side ..
Castlebar RFC: 37Loughrea RFC: 14 Castlebar travelled to Loughrea last Sunday (13/11/16) in the Connacht J1B league. Castlebar were coming into this game hoping to bounce back from a disappointing defeat to Tuam last Sunday, while Loughrea were hoping to pick up their first win of the season.Played on a treacherous pitch, the conditions didn’t stop the away side from showing off their impressive hands and their explosive backline. This was clear in the first play of the game..
Full result from Saturday with match report by Eoin Togher: Castlebar RFC: 13 Tuam RFC: 29 Castlebar welcomed Tuam in the J1B league last Saturday night in Cloondesh. Both teams were coming into this game on the back of impressive wins, as Castlebar earned a hard fought win against Creggs last week, while Tuam continued their unbeaten run with a victory over Corinthians last Sunday. Played in very wet conditions it was clear it was a game for the forwards. The home side start..
Club Fixtures for the weekend are as follows: Saturday 5th: Connacht Junior League 1B: Castlebar vs Tuam, in Castlebar, Kick-off 6:30pm Connacht u13's: Castlebar vs Sligo, in Castlebar, Kick-off 1:30pm All support for both matches is greatly appreciated!
Castlebar v Tuam, Connacht League Round 1 match report 23/10/16 Castlebar welcomed Tuam to Castlebar RFC on Sunday October 23rd for the first round of the Connacht League. Castlebar, fresh from their Connacht Invitational Cup win 2 weeks ago were determined to start the league strong and this they did with a bonus point win of 38 points to 10, the home side running in 6 tries and converting 4. The fixture of Castlebar against Tuam is a contest that rarely disappoints and this enc..
Castlebar:66Ballyhaunis:0Castlebarwelcomed Ballyhaunis in the third round of the J1B league lastSaturday night in Cloondesh. The home side were coming off animpressive win from their previous game overcoming Ballinrobe lastFriday night. While Ballyhaunis were still searching for their firstwin of the season.Playedin perfect conditions for a running game, Castlebar were able torelease their backline throughout the game. The home side startedthe game with intent, as they grabbed two qu..