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Black Rock Rovers crowned champions in first season back


By Will Clark


Black Rock Rovers were crowned IDAFA Division Two champions after a 1-1 draw with title rivals Charlestelona at Culloden.

The result meant Rocks could not be caught at the top of the table with Charlestelona guaranteed the runners-up berth.

Black Rock Rovers were crowned champions after getting the point they needed against Charlestelona.
Black Rock Rovers were crowned champions after getting the point they needed against Charlestelona.

Both goals were scored in the opening quarter of the match.

Danny MacKenzie gave Charlestelona the lead in the 10th minute with a superbly struck shot from distance which flew into the top corner of the net.

Rocks levelled after 22 minutes when Ryan Patterson found the bottom corner with a powerful free kick.

Rocks’ manager Robert MacCormack said: “Overall I think we’ve been the best team in the league.

"The boys have been excellent all summer. I’m absolutely delighted for every single player.”

Read more in today's North Star.



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