Sligo win Connacht U18 Plate

Sligo’s under-18.5 girls rugby team lifted the Connacht Plate for 2024 on Thursday night with an impressive 15-5 win over Balinasloe under the lights of Creggs RFC.

Sligo, who were Division 1 league finalists this season, were given a walkover by Buccaneers in their semi-final last month.

In Thursday night’s final, the girls produced a fine performance to emerge deserved 10-point winners.