BUCCS AWAY TO BALLYMENA
Buccaneers fixtures this weekend:-Ulster Bank League Division 1B:- BUCCANEERS v BALLYNAHINCH at Dubarry Park, Athlone, on SATURDAY, kick off 2.30 p.m. Match is preceded by FAMILY DAY including Minis & Youths Registration from 12.30 pm. Blitz, obstacle course, bouncing castle, family BBQ all scheduled. Rugby shop open selling Buccs replica gear. Admission is FREE to the big match. Yes, FREE! So come along and support the Buccs.
The Connacht Senior League fixture between Buccaneers and Connemara has been rescheduled for Tuesday night next, August 28th. The Blacks have a number of players involved with Clifden in a Co.Galway GAA final so sought a postponement. Buccs acceded and the opening game of the season now goes ahead under the Dubarry Park floodlights with a 7.30 p.m.
Buccaneers first fixture of the season pits them against Connemara in the opening round of the Connacht Senior League at Dubarry Park on Saturday afternoon. Kick off 3 p.m.
An improved attendance at training is needed, otherwise the Blacks will come to Athlone with a real scent for a scalp!
Buccs Connacht Senior League fixtures are as follows:-
Aug 25th v Connemara (h)
Sep 8th v Corinthians (h)
Sep 15th v Galwegians (a)
Sep 22nd v Sligo (a)
Then its straight into the Ulster Bank All Ireland League with a home opener v Ballynahinch on Sep 29th.