Schools: Ballymena Academy 17 Royal School Armagh 0 (Medallion Shield)

Published Categorised as 2018-19, Ballymena Academy, Royal School Armagh, Schools Medallion Tagged ,
Saturday 16th February 2019. Ballymena Academy score three first half tries against Royal School Armagh to progress to the next round of the Medallion Shield.

Ballymena Academy entertained Royal School Armagh in the Quarter Final of the Medallion Shield on Saturday morning with the home side progressing to the Semi Finals following a 17 – 0 win.

The home side crossed three times in the first half with full back Jordan Millar crossing for a brace either side of an interception by out half Conor Drain. Miller converted one of the tries in windy conditions to give a 17 – 0 lead at half time.

Armagh battled throughout the game but struggled to break down the home team’s defence. The visitors enjoyed more territory and possession in a gutsy second half but Ballymena were determined to keep their line intact the game ending without further score.

Final score: Ballymena Academy 17 Royal School Armagh 0


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