SLIGO 2ND XV suffered their first loss of the season on sunday when they travelled to Galway to take on Monivea.
Before the tie sligo were neck and neck joint 2nd in the league with the galway side with both sides on 9 points.Sligo started well scoring the first try of the game. Great work from the powerful sligo pack which led to jamie bowes powering through the tough Monivea defence. This unfortunatly was sligos last score of the game and conditions did not favour the traveling side as much as it did the Strong experienced Galway side.
Sligo take another trip to Galway next week to take on UCG, steve alleys men will be looking to turn this weeks loss around quick and get a positive result from the high flying students.
SLIGO 3RD XV 29 - WESTPORT 2ND XV 0
SLIGO 3RDS started their league campaign with an impressive away win over westport. The Sligo men kept their hosts scoreless and rallied up a score of 29 points with tries from dermot oconner, adam cullen and brandon diego.