Ballynahinch’s free-scoring winger Ross Adair has been announced as the Ulster Bank League Division 1A Rising Star of the Month for February. He received his award from Ellvena Graham, Head of Ulster Bank Northern Ireland, alongside Ballynahinch RFC President David Napier.
Ross Adair, who recently scored a try on his senior debut for Ulster against the Newport Gwent Dragons, has been a regular scorer for Ballynahinch in the top flight of the Ulster Bank League this season.
He will now be shortlisted for the overall Rising Star of the Year award which will be presented at the Ulster Bank League Awards on Thursday, May 14.
This is the fourth Ulster Bank League Rising Star of the Month award for the 2014/15 season with Dolphin’s Rory Scannell, Cian Kelleher of Lansdowne and Cork Constitution’s Tomás Quinlan collecting the previous monthly honours.
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