Cricket Results

Cricket: 1st XI Schools’ Cup 1st Round Results

The 1st XI recorded an excellent win against a strong Coleraine A.I team in the 1st Round of the Ulster Schools’ Cup.

Coleraine decided to bowl first, with RBAI making an impressive 198 for 9 off 35 overs. Ben Mellor top scored with 40, with important contributions from James McCabe (34), Patrick Dologhan (33) and Lewis McNamara (28). In response the Coleraine team were 147 all-out, resulting in a 51 run win.


R.B.A.I 198 for 9 (Ben Mellor 40)

C.A.I 147 All Out 

RBAI won by 51 runs.


Also in the 1st round the RBAI 2nd XI played Campbell College 1st XI and scores where as follows:

Campbell College 175 for 8 off 35 overs (Stuart McCaughan 4 for 28)

RBAI 141 FOR 9 (Conor Ross 29)

RBAI lost by 35 runs.

However many congratulations to the 2nd XI on what was an outstanding overall performance against another schools’ 1st XI.

Cricket Results: 12/04/14

Results from Saturday 12th April

Team Opponents Result Type of Fixture
1st XI Wallace High

RBAI 102 for 6 Wallace High 104 for 5

Lost by 5 wickets

U14 XI Wallace High

RBAI 121 for 4 Wallace High 112 for 5

RBAI won by 9 runs

U13 XI Wallace High

Wallace High 43 All Out RBAI 44 for 1

RBAI won by 9 wickets

U12 XI Wallace High

Wallace High 45 for 8 (Ellerby 3 for 3) RBAI 46 for 3 (Metcalfe 21 not out)

RBAI won by 7 wickets


Under 13 XI Cricketers Win Moyallen Shield!

In cricket, in the final of the Under 13 Northern Ireland schools competition, the Moyallen Shield, the U13 XI faced Ballymena Academy. Chasing a total of 124, an excellent batting partnership from Ben Rose (who scored 40) and James Metcalfe (45 not out), meant that Inst needed 12 off the last over. A six from Ben Rose and 2 fours from James Welshman resulted in an 8 wicket victory.

This rounded off an outstanding year for the team who remained unbeaten all season!


Ballymena Academy 124 for 9 (20 Overs)

RBAI 127 for 2 (James Metcalfe 45 not out, Ben Rose 40)

RBAI Won by 8 wickets

Cricket Results: 22/06/13

Results from Saturday 22nd June




Type of Fixture

U15 XI

Ballyclare H.S

Won by 97 runs


U13 A

Ballyclare H.S

Won by 10 wickets


U12 B

Ballyclare H.S ‘A’

Won by 20 runs

Ballyclare H.S

Cricket: Under 14 XI though to Final of Derriaghy Cup

The Under 14XI are through to the final of the Derriaghy Cup after an excellent win away to Grosvenor.

Batting first, despite loosing the early wicket of Rees O’Donnell in the first over, the Inst team scored an impressive 140 off their allocated 25 overs. Grosvenor were then ruthlessly bowled out for 48.

Many congratulations to the team on reaching the final of this competition.


RBAI 140 for 8 (Matthew Lightbody 49)

Grosvenor 48 all out

RBAI won by 92 runs