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Erris Rams (Mayo) American Football Ireland Team 2009-2010

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IAFL Senior Team 2009-2010

Home Ground: Galway-Mayo IT Castlebar, Co. Mayo and Drum, Bellmullet, Co. Mayo

Colours: Green Jerseys / White Pants / Purple & White Helmet

Honours: None

All-Time Record: (W-L-T) 3-8-0 (Pct.) .272

History: The Erris Rams were formed in Mayo in 2009, and played two seasons in the DV8 Development League, an 8-Man League introduced to help new teams entering the IAFL.

The went 2-6 in their first season, winning both their games against Midlands Soldiers, and played a half-season in 2010, winning one match by forfeit over IT Carlow Chargers. They folded after the 2010 season.

They are notable for being the first team in Connacht ever to play kitted American Football.

Year-by-Year Record

YearLeagueRS W-L-TPts / PosPS W-L-TChampOther W-L-TChamp
2009DV8 DL2-6-09 / 5th0-0-0None0-0-0None
2010DV8 DL1-2-01 / 6th0-0-0None0-0-0None
[References: 1-4]

Results 2009 DV8 Development League

WeekDateH/AOppositionW/LScore
826.04.09ACraigavon CowboysL0-47
903.05.09HMidlands SoldiersW47-0
1230.05.09ATrinity College DublinL0-30
1414.06.09HUCD SentinelsL0-48
1520.06.09HTrinity College DublinL0-51
1628.06.09HCraigavon CowboysL0-30
1705.07.09ADublin DragonsL0-34
1819.07.09AMidlands SoldiersW2-0
References: [1-2]

Results 2010 DV8 Development League

WeekDateH/AOppositionW/LScore
124.04.10ADublin Rebels 2ndsL0-46
202.05.10HIT Carlow ChargersW30-0 #
309.05.10ATullamore PhoenixL0-30 #
[Reference: 4]

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References

Websites

[1] Irish American Football Association (2009) 2009 IAFL Fixtures [Internet] Available from: http://www.americanfootball.ie/2009iaflfixtures.htm [Accessed 17 October 2009]

[2] Irish American Football Association – Wayback Machine Internet Archive (2009) Home [Internet] Available from: http://web.archive.org/web/20090505075956/http://www.americanfootball.ie [Accessed 24 March 2018]

[3] Irish American Football Association (2010) 2010 IAFL Schedule Published [Internet] Available from: http://www.americanfootball.ie/2010-iafl-schedule-published/ [Accessed 24 March 2013]

Images

[4]Erris Rams Twitter Account (2010) Erris Rams Logo Twitter Profile Image https://pbs.twimg.com/profile_images/567881658/rsz_rsz_ramlogo_1_400x400.jpg [Accessed 1 December 2018]

Acknowledgements

Thanks to Fiona Corrigan

About this document

Researched, compiled and written by Enda Mulcahy for the

Eirball | Irish American Football Archive

Last Updated: 8 June 2019

(c) Copyright Enda Mulcahy and 8 June 2019

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