American Football Association of Ireland Irish Senior League 1997

League Table

**Carrickfergus Knights330047291.000
*Dublin Bulls853013171.625
*Dublin Lightning514040129.200
Portadown Panthers41304231.250

Compiled from results in [2]

** Qualify for Shamrock Bowl / * Qualify for Playoff

Playoff Results

DateHome Team Away Team 
07.09.1997Dublin Bulls14Dublin Lightning0
 Shamrock Bowl XII   
21.09.1997Carrickfergus Knights21Dublin Bulls0

Regular Season Results

DateHome TeamAway Team
24.05.1997Dublin Bulls14Carrickfergus Knights17
03.06.1997Dublin Lightning12Dublin Bulls18
10.06.1997Carrickfergus Knights8Portadown Panthers7
17.06.1997Dublin Bulls34Dublin Lightning7
21.06.1997Portadown Panthers35Dublin Lightning8
31.06.1997Carrickfergus Knights22Dublin Bulls8
20.07.1997Dublin Bulls36Dublin Lightning6
03.08.1997Portadown Panthers0Dubin Bulls14
31.08.1997Dublin Lightning7Dublin Bulls6






[2] Dublin Tornadoes (1997) Irish League and Shamrock Bowl [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 5 July 2017]


Thanks to Cillian Smith, Michael Smith, Michael Brophy and Ralph Schmeer of the Irish American Football Association and Irish American Football Officials Association.

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Last Updated: 25 February 2019

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