U17′s Lisburn 27 v Newry 24
Last Minute Heart Ache!
After a great away win last week against Portadown, Newry where going into the Lisburn game full of confidence.
The game started off brighty for the Newry men as they were making ground with every carry from the forwards. After a few phases it all opened up for [...]
U15′s Banbridge 10 v Newry 26
Two Wins out of Two!
After a great performance last week against Portadown, Newry travelled to Banbridge with confidence, and this was rewarded with a fine performance from the team, playing a flowing style of rugby and four tries from their fast running backs.
Right from the kick off Newry secured possession, [...]
U13′s v Banbridge
Newry U13′s Continue to Improve!
The under 13 travelled to Banbridge for a friendly encounter. This proved to be one of the Under 13s most comprehensive defeats to date. The Banbridge Team were a well drilled and capable side. Their direct running and line breaks proved too strong for the smaller Newry men.
The Newry [...]
Following on from their success the following week in their own blitz Newry Ladies were in the Quays Newry on Sunday for a unique recruitment drive, they took to the stage at the main entrance and performed lines outs, scrums and many passing drills. With lots of interest from the [...]
Portadown 15 v Newry 31
This was the under 17s first match of the season and a difficult one to start going on previous years score lines. Portadown on the day were struggling with numbers so both teams started the match with fourteen men. Newry started like a team who lacked match practice, allowing the Portadown [...]
Portadown 0 – Newry 48
Newry travelled to Portadown for the first league game of the season, and right from the off showed their intention to play flowing rugby, despite Portadown attempts to out muscle them. The Newry pack held their own in the scrum and line outs, but in the loose play, showed real intensity [...]
It was a welcome return to Virginia, Co. Cavan for Newry Rugby, in what was a common fixture many seasons ago, when Newry competed in the fourth division of Ulster. On Saturday Newry fielded in their first outing in the Gordon West Cup against on paper their [...]
Rugby once again returned to Telford Park for the 2013/14 season, this year Newry compete in the Pre-Qualifying League 3 following a gigantic effort by the squad to remain in the league, on Saturday Lurgan were their opposition. This fixture over recent years has become a gigantic [...]
Many of you have been on the receiving end of a mangling from our current chairman Sean Farrell, but lets see when he is put under pressure live on TV. Great to get the club out there in the Newry and Mourne area. We are currently recruiting for new players from all ages through to [...]