Tennis Success 2017

RBAI has had an extremely successful tennis season.  The senior squad of Jakob Robb, Will Millar, Michael Darling, Tom Glover and Brett Eastwood defeated Down High, Rainey and St Michaels to reach the final of the Senior Boys Cup against defending champions Sullivan Upper.  All boys battled hard in difficult weather conditions to come through as winners in the match with a 4-1 score line.

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The intermediate squad of William Hurst, Joel Carson, Josh Patterson, Cameron Johnston and Angus Adair made their way to the final of the Intermediate Boys Plate competition defeating Grosvenor 5-0 and Wallace 5-1.  They played BRA in the final edging through with a 4-2 victory.

The Year 8 squad of Will Kernohan, Dan Kernohan, Matthew Cheung, Dan Smith and Adma Draper began their competition defeating Ballymena, Carrick and Ballyclare in the group stages of the competition.  They went on to meet Bangor Grammar in the semi-finals were the match was very tight but they managed to pull through to make it into the final.  This tight match with Bangor certainly aided their preparations for the final against Killicomaine which was even closer but they fought hard till the end and emerged victorious winning 4-2.

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