Good day for Sligo rugby teams

Both the Sligo men’s and women’s senior rugby teams enjoyed victories on Saturday.

The women’s team (pictured) lifted the Connacht Invitational Shield for 2022 with a 40-14 win over Ballina.

The men ended their recent losing streak in Division 2B of the Energia All-Ireland League with a fine 29-19 win at home to Dungannon at Hamilton Park.

Sligo came from 14-0 down in this game to score a bonus-point victory thanks to tries from Euan Brown, Ryan Feehily, Cal Goddard and James O’Hehir.

Sligo are sixth in the Division 2B table after this latest win.

Women’s Connacht Invitational Shield Final
Ballina 14 Sligo 40

Men’s Energia AlL Division 2B
Sligo 29 Dungannon 19