News 108 | Buccaneers Rugby Football Club Athlone

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Sligo 38 Buccaneers 29

published:Mar  12

With no less than eight Buccaneers players required by Connacht A and also missing their three Ireland U20 heroes, the midlanders were severely weakened for their Connacht Senior Cup semi-final trip to Hamilton Park, Strandhill, on Saturday where Sligo triumphed on a 38-29 margin.

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Buccs denied League Title on final day

published:Mar  12

BUCCANEERS DEVELOPMENT SQUAD scored a fully merited 24-13 Connacht Junior 1B League victory over Ballinasloe in a well-contested final league fixture of the season at Moher Road on Sunday.

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IRELAND U-20s PLAY SCOTLAND ON FRIDAY

published:Mar  06

IRELAND complete their 'ELECTRIC IRELAND' home series of fixtures in this season's U-20 Six Nations Championship when they tackle Scotland at Dubarry Park, Athlone, on this Friday night, March 9th. Kick off 7 p.m.

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OLBC 18 BUCCANEERS 0

published:Mar  06

BUCCANEERS THIRDS were comprehensively beaten by Our Lady's Boys Club Seconds 18-0 in their Connacht Junior J2 League game played on the back pitch at Galway Sportsground on Sunday.

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Awards Night Date Set

published:Mar  06

This season's Buccaneers Awards Night is set to take place in The Bounty on the bank holiday Friday, May 4th. Last year's function, in its revamped formula, proved hugely enjoyable and very worthwhile. A bumper crowd attended and, hopefully, the forthcoming event will prove just as successful. All team mentors are urged to make a note of the date and to discuss their nominations for the Player of the Year awards at all relevant levels.

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BUCCANEERS U-12s overcome Colston School, Bristol

published:Feb  28

Buccaneers U-12’s hosted International opposition on Sunday against Colston School from Bristol. The English lads were visiting Ireland and playing Dublin clubs Old Belvedere and Malahide, with their Midlands visit sandwiched in between the two. Buccs triumphed by 5 tries to 3.

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Buccs Win Keeps Them Top of League

published:Feb  28

BUCCANEERS DEVELOPMENT SQUAD maintained their position at the top of the Connacht Junior 1B League when they put in a fine all round team performance to overcome Corrib 50-9 in the penultimate round at Headford on Sunday.

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N.U.I.G. 25 BUCCANEERS 50

published:Feb  28

BUCCANEERS ensured their Section A status for next season when they accounted for N.U.I.G. by double scores 50-25 in their South-West Conference of the U-21 National League at Dangan, Galway, on Saturday.

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Buccs Go Top of League

published:Feb  20

BUCCANEERS DEVELOPMENT SQUAD moved to the top of the Connacht J1B League when they defeated N.U.I.G. 41-0 at Dubarry Park, Athlone, on Sunday. In the end this was the bonus point victory that the Pirates strove for…

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Oughterard 5 Buccaneers 18

published:Feb  20

BUCCANEERS laid the platform for their 18-5 Connacht J2 League success at Oughterard in the first half when their more fluid play helped them build up a 15-0 lead by half-time on Sunday.

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