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 Hull Ionians (C) 30 27 0 3 976 407 569 25 1 134
2 Ampthill (P) 30 26 1 3 1113 440 673 23 2 131
3 Sedgley Park 30 18 1 11 881 666 215 16 4 89
4 Harrogate 30 17 3 10 720 652 68 11 4 89
5 Chester 30 16 1 13 706 595 111 12 6 84
6 Caldy 30 16 1 13 696 720 –24 11 7 84
7 Broadstreet 30 17 0 13 773 687 86 11 4 83
8 Otley 30 13 1 16 676 682 –6 13 8 75
9 Huddersfield 30 14 2 14 586 658 –72 7 4 71
10 Stourbridge 30 12 1 17 740 803 –63 12 7 69
11 Leicester Lions 30 13 0 17 612 804 –192 10 2 64
12 Preston Grasshoppers 30 11 0 19 621 664 –43 10 10 64
13 Luctonians 30 11 1 18 599 766 –167 10 5 61
14 Birmingham & Solihull (R) 30 9 2 18 724 809 –85 8 10 58
15 Hull (R) 30 10 1 19 543 836 –293 9 3 54
16 Stockport (R) 30 2 1 27 444 1221 –777 5 4 19
  • 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: 2 May 2015
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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