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BUCCS pipped by WEGIANS in J1 League

published:Sep  24

GALWEGIANS 27 BUCCANEERS 26

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BUCCANEERS 41 BALLINROBE 38

published:Sep  20

BUCCANEERS U-15’s played at home against Ballinrobe in the Connacht Development League on Sunday. The game was played at a cracking pace with tackling as an afterthought. A final score of 41-38 showed that both teams attack outshone their defence. Buccs stole the game with late tries by Harry Stuart-Trainor and Sean McGrath, both converted by Paid O’Laichlin deep into injury time.
A good start to the league but defence will have to be addressed if the team is going to be successful.

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BUCCANEERS 24 MULLINGAR 31

published:Sep  20

BUCCANEERS U-14 squad played Mullingar in a friendly game on Saturday in Dubarry  Park Buccaneers played the first half with a mixed  team with new combinations and new players playing in new positions. At half time the whole team was changed and all the lads got to play in an open game kindly refereed by Larry Fallon.
A strong Mullingar finished 31-24 ahead but this match was more about game time for everyone. Congratulations to Andrew Trainor, Michael Kilclyne, Stephen Joyce and Billy Wray who all played their first game of rugby and showed a lot of promise. Games against loughrea and Sligo are scheduled at home 
next Sunday.

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BUCCANEERS 22 SLIGO 18 (J1A league)

published:Sep  20

BUCCANEERS made a winning start to the Connacht Junior 1A League when they defeated Sligo 22-18 in a well-contested opener at Dubarry Park, Athlone, on Saturday.

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CORINTHIANS 25 BUCCANEERS 28

published:Sep  16

SUTTON SWOOPS FOR WINNING SCORE

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CONNACHT EAGLES PLAY OSPREYS IN ATHLONE ON FRIDAY NIGHT

published:Sep  16

CONNACHT EAGLES take on their OSPREYS counterparts in Round 3 of the Celtic Cup under the Dubarry Park floodlights on Friday night. Kick off for this game at the Athlone stadium, the first home fixture for the Eagles in this new Cup, is 7 p.m.

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JUNIOR CERT DISCO --- “Thank You”

published:Sep  13

The Junior Cert celebratory Disco organised by Buccaneers RFC and held at The Bounty proved a very successful well attended occasion. The club wishes to thank everyone who assisted led by Athlone Mayor Frankie Keena, notably the Athlone Drugs Awareness Group, our volunteer stewards and Athlone Gardai. The support of the local second level schools for this supervised non-alcohol event is also greatly appreciated.

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Membership Registration on Saturday from 10 a.m.

published:Sep  13

Buccaneers Rugby Football Club Membership Registration and Coffee Morning takes place in the Lower Deck at Dubarry Park on Saturday morning next. ‘Early birds’ are welcome to come along from 10 a.m. and Registration will continue until 1 p.m. Anyone who brings along some home baking, scones or cakes, will be especially welcome! So pop in and enjoy a cuppa!. Membership can also be paid online at www.buccaneers.ie

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BUCCS U-14’s teams show promise

published:Sep  10

Buccaneers U-14’s played their first league match against Corinthians in perfect conditions at Dubarry Park on Saturday. This Buccs ‘blacks’ squad were well prepared for the encounter with approximately 30 lads training and a friendly game played against Newbridge the previous week.

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BUCCS U-14’s show promise

published:Sep  10

Buccaneers U-14’s played their first league match against Corinthians in perfect conditions at Dubarry Park on Saturday. This Buccs ‘blacks’ squad were well prepared for the encounter with approximately 30 lads training and a friendly game played against Newbridge the previous week.

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