Cricket Results

Cricket: Result 11/04/15

In the first cricket match of the season the 1stXI travelled to Foyle and Londonderry College on Saturday 11th April. Scores were as follows:

RBAI 189 for 5 off 25 overs (Matthew Lightbody 112 Not Out, Patrick Dologhan 48)

Foyle 183 for 4 (Chris Robinson 2 for 15)

RBAI won by 6 runs

Many congratulations to the team on a first victory of the season and in particular Matthew Lightbody on scoring a century in his first match for the 1st XI.

Cricket Results: 1st XI Through to Schools Cup Final!

Many congratulations to the school 1st XI who are through to the final of the Ulster Bank Schools Cup final and will play either Limavady Grammar School or Foyle College for the trophy.

They clinched the final place with a 54 run win over Down High School on Friday evening. RBAI posted 151 and restricted Down to 97 for 9 in their 30 overs.


RBAI 151 (R Lyttle 32, B McGavock 27)

Down HS 97-9 (L McNamara 4-14).

RBAI won by 54 runs.

1st XI after their semi-final win against Down High School

1st XI after their semi-final win against Down High School


Cricket Results: RBAI Win the McCullough Cup!


In the final of the McCullough Cup the school faced Foyle and L' Derry College at all age groups. The U13's, U14's, U15's and 2nd XI all had comfortable wins, with the 1st XI and U12 XI loosing. The school therefore won this final overall 16 points to 8.

Many congratulations to all the school cricketers on this fantastic achievement!

Results are as follows:




Type of Fixture

1st XI

Foyle and L’Derry   College

Foyle 135 for 5

RBAI 116 for 2

RBAI Lost by 19 runs

McCullough Cup final

2nd XI

Foyle and L’Derry   College

Foyle 115 for 6

RBAI 116 for 4 (B. Smith   50 Not Out)

RBAI Won by 6 wickets

McCullough Cup   final

U15 XI

Foyle and L’Derry   College

RBAI 118 for 4 for   0 (C. Reid 41not out)

Foyle 58 All Out   (C. Robinson 3 for 10)

RBAI Won by 60 runs

McCullough Cup final

U14 XI

Foyle and L’Derry   College

RBAI 141 for 4 (B.   Rose 47, J. Metcalfe 46)

Foyle 98 All-Out   (B. Rose 3 for 10)

RBAI won by 43 runs

McCullough Cup final

U13 XI

Foyle and L’Derry   College

RBAI 110 for 4 (B. McNamara 30, A.Adair 30 not out)

Foyle 34 All-Out

RBAI Won by 76 runs

McCullough Cup final

U12 XI

Foyle and L’Derry   College

RBAI 111 for 7

(R. Adair 36 not out, C. Johnston 26)

Foyle and Londonderry College 113 for 0

RBAI Lost   by 10 wickets


McCullough Cup final

1st XI through to Cricket Schools Cup semi-final!

Many congratulations to the school 1st XI on reaching the semi-final of the Ulster Schools’ Cup after an excellent win away to Strabane Academy. Batting first the Inst top 3 all made significant contributions, including 43 from Ben McGavock and 31 from James McCabe. Lewis McNamara also scored 40, despite coming in with only 6 overs left in the innings! His performance included a remarkable 28 off 1 over, which included four sixies and one four!

James Magee produced an outstanding opening spell of bowling, gaining key wickets and ending up with outstanding figures off 4 for 23 in a 6 over spell.

1st XI after their quarter-final win against Strabane Academy


R.B.A.I 187 All Out (B. McGavock 43, L. McNamara 40, J. McCabe 31)

Strabane Academy 126 All Out (J. Magee 4 for 23)

RBAI Won by 61 runs

The team now face Down High School at home in the semi-final. The date for this match is still to be confirmed.

Cricket: RBAI through to McCullough Cup final

Having won their group in the McCullough Cup, the RBAI cricket teams played Bangor Grammar in the semi-final winning 4 out of the 5 games, therefore qualifying for the final of this competition:

Results are as follows:

Team Opponents Result Type of Fixture
1st XI Bangor Grammar

Bangor 110 for 7


RBAI Lost by 24 runs

McCullough Cup semi-final
U15 XI Bangor Grammar

 Bangor 90 for 5 (A. Knape 4 for 15)

RBAI 91 for 0 (R. O’Donnell 42 not out, A. Knape 43 not out)

RBAI Won by 10 wickets

McCullough Cup semi-final
U14 XI Bangor Grammar

Bangor 78 for 9 (N. Armstrong 3 for 4)

RBAI 79 for 3 (B. Rose 29 not out)

RBAI won by 7 wickets

McCullough Cup semi-final
U13 XI Bangor Grammar

RBAI 200 for 3 (B. McNamara 101 not out)

Bangor 48 all out

RBAI Won by 152 runs

McCullough Cup semi-final
U12 XI Bangor Grammar

RBAI 122 for 3  (O. Metcalfe 50)

Bangor 27 (J. Postlethwaite 3 for 6)

RBAI Won by 95 runs

McCullough Cup semi-final