Hull Ionians

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Hull Ionians RUFC
Hull ionians logo.png
Full name Hull Ionians Rugby Football Club
Union RFU
Nickname(s) The I's
Founded 1989; 26 years ago (1989)
Ground(s) Brantingham Park (Capacity: 240 seated [1])
Chairman Pat Wilson [2]
President Trevor Stephenson
Coach(es) Alex Crockett
Captain(s) Joe Makin
League(s) National League 2 North
2013–14 16th (demoted to National League 2 North)
Team kit
Official website
www.pitchero.com/clubs/hullionians/

Hull Ionians are a rugby union club in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. They were formed in 1989 by the merger of Hull and East Riding with Ionians.[3] Their home ground is Brantingham Park which opened in September 1995 and is situated in the village of Brantingham, off the A63 road between Brough and South Cave.

In 2012–13 the club won National Division 2 North and are promoted to National League 1 for season 2013-14.[4]

Club honours[edit]

Current standings[edit]

2014–15 National League 2 North Table watch · edit · discuss
Club Played Won Drawn Lost Points For Points Against Points Difference Try Bonus Losing Bonus Points
1 Ampthill 19 16 1 2 694 254 440 14 1 81
1 Hull Ionians 18 16 0 2 603 242 361 15 1 80
3 Harrogate 19 13 3 3 464 357 107 6 1 65
4 Chester 19 12 0 7 464 354 110 8 3 59
5 Caldy 19 12 0 7 436 463 -27 6 3 57
6 Sedgley Park 19 10 1 8 567 421 146 8 3 53
7 Otley 19 10 0 9 443 392 51 9 4 53
8 Huddersfield 19 8 2 9 375 394 -19 4 3 43
9 Leicester Lions 19 9 0 10 378 487 -109 5 1 42
10 Broadstreet 19 8 0 11 448 460 -12 5 3 40
11 Stourbridge 19 7 1 11 428 494 -66 6 4 40
12 Preston Grasshoppers 19 6 0 13 396 459 -63 7 6 37
13 Birmingham & Solihull 19 6 2 11 441 475 -34 3 5 36
14 Luctonians 19 5 0 14 372 506 -134 7 5 32
15 Hull 19 6 1 12 303 524 -221 4 1 31
16 Stockport 18 1 1 16 231 761 -530 1 2 9
  • If teams are level at any stage, tiebreakers are applied in the following order:
  1. Number of matches won
  2. Difference between points for and against
  3. Total number of points for
  4. Aggregate number of points scored in matches between tied teams
  5. Number of matches won excluding the first match, then the second and so on until the tie is settled
Green background is the promotion place. Blue background is the play-off place. Pink background are relegation places.
Updated: 11 June 2014
Source: "National League 2 North". NCA Rugby. 


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Brantingham Park - Conferencing . Events Sport Functions". 
  2. ^ "Assem Allam investment deal with Hull Ionians called off". This is Hull and East Riding. Northcliffe Media Limited. 22 February 2012. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  3. ^ "History". Hull Rugby Union. Retrieved 25 January 2013. 
  4. ^ "Hull Ionians". Club Profile. Statbunker.com. Retrieved 23 February 2013. 

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