2019-20 Coleraine Grammar School Schools Friendly Schools Senior Wallace High School

Schools Friendly: Coleraine Grammar 31 Wallace High 7.

Coleraine Grammar welcomed Wallace High to their Riverside playing fields on Saturday morning for a senior squad hit out, with the hosts recording a 31 – 7 win in an entertaining game. 

With both teams resting the bulk of their 1st XV starters the game broke down a few times, due to lack of familiarity, but there were more than a few players that caught they eye. 

Coleraine got of the mark early with a try from Harry Mitchell in the opening minutes, Harry Caskey added the conversion to give Coleraine a 7 – 0 lead. 

Harry Caskey ads an early penalty for Coleraine Grammar.

Wallace looked for a response and applied pressure in the Coleraine half but they were unable to break down the home sides defence. In contrast , Coleraine looked to pick up points in their limited incursions into the Wallace red zone with Caskey landing a penalty before Cameron Leighton sliced through midfield for their second try, this one under the posts. 

Coleraine Grammar’s Cameron Leighton celebrates scoring against Wallace.

Caskey added the extras to give the Coleraine a 17 – 0 lead at the break.

Wallace went over for their only score early in the second half with Carter McCluskey hitting the line after a period of sustained pressure. The try was converted making it a 10 point game.

Wallace High’s Carter McCloskey heads for the line against Coleraine Grammar.

However, as both sides swapped out their players it was Coleraine who dominated  with  No 2 Shaw Fleck and No 12 Tom Curry both scoring, after impressive runs, to wrap up the game. 

Tom Curry hits the try line for Coleraine Grammar.

Caskey completed an impressive game from the tee by converting both scores to give a final score of Coleraine  31 Wallace 7

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