Dalriada battled their way into the Schools Cup Semi Finals with a 17 – 5 win against Bangor Grammar on Saturday morning.
Jack Dowey scored in the first half with Stuart Moore adding the conversion to give the home side a 7- 0 lead at the break.
Bangor crossed ten minutes into the second half to take the score to 7 – 5 before Moore added a penalty for the Ballymoney school to take the score to 10 – 5.
A barnstorming finish from Dalriada ended with Jack Horsborough crossing in the final minutes. Thomas Hunter converted to give a final score of Dalriada 17 Bangor 5.
The full Schools Cup quarter final results are as follows:
- Campbell College 11 Methodist College 10
- Ballymena Academy 20 Belfast Royal Academy 9
- Dalriada 17 Bangor Grammar 5
- RBAI 38 Sullivan Upper 0
The draw for the semi finals was made on Saturday morning with Dalriada now facing Campbell College next Tuesday.
- RBAI v Ballymena Academy Kingspan Stadium, Monday 29th February, 2.30pm
- Dalriada v Campbell College Kingspan Stadium, Tuesday 1st March, 2.30pm
Tickets for these games will go on sale on Monday via www.ulsterrugby.com/buytickets.