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2019-20 Banbridge Academy Belfast High School Schools Schools Bowl

Schools Bowl. Belfast High 20 Banbridge Academy 27

[pullquote]Report and picture credit – Davie Hayes Photography[/pullquote] Wednesday 26th February 2020 saw Banbridge Academy travel to Jordanstown to take on Belfast High School in the semi final of the Ulster Schools Bowl, the winner advancing to take on Dromore in the final next week. A beautiful day but with some strong winds saw a large […]

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2019-20 Belfast High School Grosvenor Grammar School Schools Schools Friendly

Ulster Schools Rugby. Belfast High 9 Grosvenor Grammar 12

[pullquote]Picture credit – Davie Hayes Photography[/pullquote] Belfast High School welcomed Grosvenor Grammar to the Shore Road on a damp Saturday morning. Grosvenor Grammar look to clear their lines against Belfast High on Saturday morning. The Grammar school recorded at 9 – 12 win in a tight game. Grosvenor’s points came from tries by Rhys Worthington and […]

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2019-20 Belfast High School Belfast Royal Academy Schools Schools Cup

Schools Cup: Belfast High School 7 Belfast Royal Academy 38 (Group E)

Belfast Royal Academy got their schools cup campaign off to winning start with a 7- 38 win at Belfast High School in Group E. The game started in challenging conditions, but the heavy rain didn’t seem to dampen the enthusiasm of the large crowd. The conditions led to a fairly error strewn first quarter but […]

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2019-20 Bangor Grammar Belfast High School Schools Schools Friendly

Schools: Bangor Grammar come out on top at Belfast High

We caught up with ‘the post Sexton’ Bangor Grammar at Belfast High School on Saturday morning with the Grammar recording a 0 – 41 win. The last time we’d visited the Shore Road grounds the High School produced a convincing win against Belfast Met but they were out of sorts in this one with uncharacteristic […]

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2019-20 Belfast High School Belfast Metropolitan College Schools

Schools: Belfast High School 42 Belfast Metropolitan College 15

Belfast High School ran out convincing 42 – 15 winners against Belfast Metropolitan College on Saturday morning at the school’s Coast Road grounds in an early season hit out. James Wilson crosses for Belfast Met early in the game. The Met back line looked sharp when they ran through their pre-match routines but when it […]

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2018-19 Belfast High School Belfast Royal Academy Schools Schools Cup

Schools Cup: Belfast Royal Academy 17 Belfast High School 3

Saturday’s 3rd Round Schools Cup Tie between Belfast Royal Academy and near neighbours, Belfast High School, was dominated by the wind and rain that only Roughfort can provide. BRA kicked off into the driving rain and within 2 minutes had taken the lead when Rory Linden scored, following a sweeping move by forwards and backs. […]

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2018-19 Belfast High School Portadown College Schools

Schools: Belfast High 24 Portadown College 43

Portadown College came out on top 24 – 43 in a highly entertaining game against Belfast High on Saturday morning at the High Schools plush new playing fields. It was nip and tuck in the first half with both teams scoring three tries each, the High School taking a 19 – 17 lead into the […]

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2017-18 Belfast High School Rainey Endowed School Schools Schools Cup

Schools Cup: Rainey Endowed 38 Belfast High 15

Our final Schools Cup match of Round 2 featured a convincing 38 – 15 win for Rainey Endowed against Belfast High in perhaps the most entertaining game of the round. The win for the Magherafelt side sets up an eagerly anticipated home tie in Round 3 against, equally high scoring, Portadown College who beat Limavady […]

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2017-18 Belfast High School Schools Schools Cup Wellington College

Schools Cup: Wellington College 12 Belfast High School 22

Wellington College and Belfast High School finally got the 2017-18 Danske Bank Ulster Schools Cup up and running on Wednesday afternoon with Wellington College hosting Belfast High School at Carolan Road. The other First Round match between Carrick Grammar and Strabane Academy was postponed again with a date and time still to be agreed at […]

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2016-17 Belfast High School Larne Grammar School Schools Cup

Schools Cup: Larne Grammar v Dalriada Match Gallery

Dalriada progressed to the Round 2 of the Danske Bank Ulster Schools Cup with a convincing 3 – 48 win against Larne Grammar on Saturday morning.  Dalriada now travel to Limavady Grammar on 21st January and Larne drop to the Trophy competition where they will travel to Belfast High School.  Pictures below by John McMurtry.

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Belfast High School Foyle and Londonderry College Schools Cup

Schools Cup: Belfast High 7 Foyle College 21

Belfast High and Foyle College kicked off the Danske Bank Schools Cup in atrocious conditions at the Shore Road Belfast on Saturday morning. The trip was certainly worthwhile for the visitors who returned to the North West with a place in the second round after a 7 – 21 win thanks to tries from Conal […]

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Belfast High School Reworked Posts Schools Sullivan Upper School

Schools Cup: Belfast High 16 Sullivan Upper 27.

Belfast High’s cup run came to an end at the hands of a powerful Sullivan Upper with the Holywood side scoring four tries in their 16 -27 win on Saturday morning. The home side enjoyed a bright start to this fourth round fixture putting Sullivan under pressure for large periods of the opening quarter. Two […]

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Belfast High School Larne Grammar School Reworked Posts Schools Cup

Schools Cup: Larne Grammar 7 Belfast High 19

Belfast High School kept their run in the Schools Cup going with a 7 – 19 win against Larne Grammar on Saturday morning. A first half try from Matt Huntley and second half tries from Ryan McGonigle and Aaron Blair were enough to see them home against a second half try from Larne’s Aaron McBride. […]

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Antrim Grammar School Belfast High School Schools

Friendly: Antrim Grammar 5 Belfast HS 34

Antrim Grammar failed to capitalize on a period of first half dominance and eventually shipped 6 tries to lose this schools friendly 5 – 34. Despite the score line Antrim can take many positives from this game as both sides tried to play attacking rugby throughout. Antrim had the bulk of possession in the first […]