Hat-trick Heroes All Competitions


Adam Lecky (3 goals) vs HW Welders on Nov 20th, 2019 (County Antrim Shield)
Adam Lecky netted a hat-trick as Ballymena United set up a Toals Co. Antrim Shield Final showdown against Cliftonville with a 4-0 win over Harland & Wolff Welders at the Showgrounds.United made two changes to the starting line up that took on...
Andrew McGrory (3 goals) vs Coleraine on Mar 9th, 2019 (League)
ANDREW McGrory helped himself to a hat-trick in the derby as Ballymena United swept 10-man Coleraine aside with a 4-0 win at Coleraine Showgrounds.United made the trip to the Ballycastle Road with 4 changes to the starting XI from last week's...
Cathair Friel (3 goals) vs Ards on Nov 5th, 2016 (League)
A CATHAIR Friel hat-trick helped Ballymena United to back to back league wins with a 4-2 victory over Ards at the Bangor Fuels Arena. On a cold and extremely blustery day in Bangor, both teams found it hard to create chances in the conditions...
Allan Jenkins (3 goals) vs Warrenpoint Town on Dec 12th, 2015 (League)
BALLYMENA United defeated Warrenpoint Town at the Showgrounds today, Allan Jenkins grabbing a hat-trick.The opening stages of the game were fairly mundane, Warrenpoint with the first chance as Sean Donnelly just failed to get on the end of a ...
Matthew Tipton (3 goals) vs Cliftonville on Sep 12th, 2015 (League)
UNITED were in rampant form today, goals coming from Matthew Tipton (3), David Cushley, Michael Ruddy and Jim Ervin.Moments after the game kicked off Matthew Shevlin broke free and the ball fell to David Cushley who shot low, but the ball wen...
Matthew Tipton (3 goals) vs Ballyclare Com. on Oct 7th, 2014 (League Cup)
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David Cushley (3 goals) vs Donegal Celtic on Sep 23rd, 2014 (County Antrim Shield)
BALLYMENA United had Mark Surgenor sent off and went a goal behind, before David Cushley scored a hat-trick to secure a place in the Quarter-Final stage of the Toals Co Antrim Shield.The first-half was a fairly drab affair, with the home side...
David Cushley (3 goals) vs Crusaders on Dec 17th, 2013 (League Cup)
AN EXTRA TIME header from Jordan Owens broke United's hearts and sent Crusaders through to a second successive North Belfast Derby League Cup final on a night of high drama at Seaview.All connected with Ballymena United will have woken up on ...
David Cushley (3 goals) vs Portadown on Apr 2nd, 2013 (League)
BALLYMENA United bounced back in style at the Showgrounds on Easter Tuesday defeating Portadown by six goals to one, recording their biggest Premiership victory since an 8-0 demolition of Newry Town in 1994. Given that United had been on a dr...
James Costello (3 goals) vs Carrick Rangers on Apr 14th, 2012 (League)
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Gary McCutcheon (3 goals) vs Dergview on Nov 16th, 2011 (League Cup)
BALLYMENA United overcame an early scare to progress to the semi-finals of the Irn-Bru League Cup following victory over Dergview at Darragh Park. It was the first competitive meeting between the two sides but turned into a nightmare for Unit...
Gary McCutcheon (3 goals) vs Glentoran on Sep 24th, 2011 (League)
A PULSATING second half performance from Ballymena United produced a stunning victory over Glentoran at the Oval on Saturday.Still hurting from their five goal mauling from rivals Coleraine last week, Roy Walker's Ballymena United side were s...
Kevin Kelbie (3 goals) vs Ballinamallard Utd on Feb 13th, 2010 (Irish Cup)
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Davitt Walsh (3 goals) vs Orangefield OB on Aug 28th, 2007 (County Antrim Shield)
BALLYMENA United completely demolished Orangefield Old Boys to qualify for the quarter finals of the County Antrim Shield on Tuesday.Loan signing from Bohemians, Davitt Walsh, made a blistering start to his Ballymena United career scoring a h...
Kevin Kelbie (3 goals) vs Larne on Apr 7th, 2007 (League)
KEVIN KELBIE grabbed a hat-trick as Ballymena United defeated relegation threatened Larne 3-0 at Ballymena Showgrounds. Scottish striker, Kelbie, claimed his 15th goal of the campaign to complete his first hat-trick of the season and was over...
Kevin Kelbie (3 goals) vs Larne on Jan 25th, 2006 (County Antrim Shield)
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Shea Campbell (3 goals) vs Omagh Town on Mar 27th, 2004 (League)
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Shea Campbell (3 goals) vs Carrick Rangers on Feb 8th, 2003 (League)
No match report available.
Peter Withnell (3 goals) vs Carrick Rangers on Nov 23rd, 2002 (League)
No match report available.
Shea Campbell (3 goals) vs Limavady United on Oct 8th, 2002 (League Cup)
No match report available.
Shea Campbell (3 goals) vs Bangor on Sep 7th, 2002 (Ulster Cup)
No match report available.
Shea Campbell (3 goals) vs Ballyclare Com. on Aug 17th, 2002 (Ulster Cup)
No match report available.
Glenn Hunter (3 goals) vs Distillery on Oct 16th, 1999 (League)
No match report available.
Peter Murray (3 goals) vs Omagh Town on Nov 15th, 1997 (League)
No match report available.
Phillip Knell (3 goals) vs Ards on Oct 11th, 1997 (League)
No match report available.
Barry Patton (3 goals) vs Dundela on Aug 9th, 1997 (League Cup)
No match report available.
Ciaran Feehan (4 goals) vs Omagh Town on Feb 15th, 1997 (League)
No match report available.
Jonathan Speak (3 goals) vs Ballyclare Com. on Sep 24th, 1994 (League)
No match report available.
David McCabe (3 goals) vs Carrick Rangers on Sep 18th, 1993 (League)
No match report available.
Neil Candlish (3 goals) vs Glenavon on Jan 23rd, 1993 (Irish Cup)
No match report available.
Shane McQuillan (3 goals) vs Carrick Rangers on Jan 2nd, 1993 (League)
No match report available.
Jonathan Speak (3 goals) vs Crusaders on Nov 24th, 1992 (Floodlit Cup)
No match report available.
Neil Candlish (3 goals) vs Crusaders on Sep 21st, 1991 (Floodlit Cup)
No match report available.
William Pyper (3 goals) vs Ards on Aug 24th, 1991 (Ulster Cup)
No match report available.
David Dougherty (3 goals) vs Armagh City on Mar 14th, 1987 (League Cup)
No match report available.
David Dugan (3 goals) vs Glenavon on Apr 19th, 1986 (League)
No match report available.
David McAlinden (3 goals) vs Institute on Feb 1st, 1986 (Irish Cup)
No match report available.
Jonathan Speak (3 goals) vs Carrick Rangers on Dec 21st, 1985 (League)
No match report available.
Paul Malone (3 goals) vs Cliftonville on Oct 23rd, 1982 (Ulster Cup)
No match report available.
Peter McCusker (3 goals) vs Coleraine on Dec 26th, 1981 (League)
No match report available.
Paul Malone (3 goals) vs Cliftonville on Feb 21st, 1981 (Irish Cup)
No match report available.
Paul Malone (4 goals) vs Bangor on Jan 17th, 1981 (League)
No match report available.
John Sloan (3 goals) vs Distillery on Aug 23rd, 1980 (Ulster Cup)
No match report available.
Paul Malone (3 goals) vs Coleraine on Jan 5th, 1980 (League)
No match report available.
Paul Malone (3 goals) vs Linfield on Dec 29th, 1979 (League)
No match report available.
John Sloan (3 goals) vs Distillery on Dec 8th, 1979 (League)
No match report available.
Paul Malone (3 goals) vs Distillery on Dec 8th, 1979 (League)
No match report available.
John Barr (3 goals) vs Glentoran on Feb 13th, 1932 (League)
No match report available.
John Barr (3 goals) vs Belfast Celtic on Jan 30th, 1932 (League)
No match report available.
John Barr (3 goals) vs Bangor on Jan 23rd, 1932 (League)
No match report available.
J.P. Surgenor (3 goals) vs Newry on Jan 2nd, 1932 (League)
No match report available.
John Barr (3 goals) vs Distillery on Nov 7th, 1931 (League)
No match report available.
John Barr (4 goals) vs Bangor on Oct 24th, 1931 (League)
No match report available.
John Barr (3 goals) vs Linfield on Oct 21st, 1931 (Gold Cup)
No match report available.
John Murphy (4 goals) vs Bangor on May 2nd, 1931 (City Cup)
No match report available.
James Gilmour (3 goals) vs Cliftonville on Feb 11th, 1931 (City Cup)
No match report available.
James Gilmour (3 goals) vs Glenavon on Jan 21st, 1931 (League)
No match report available.
Sidney Howard (3 goals) vs Newry on Dec 27th, 1930 (League)
No match report available.
James Gilmour (4 goals) vs Ards on Dec 25th, 1930 (League)
No match report available.
John Murphy (3 goals) vs Belfast Celtic on Nov 8th, 1930 (League)
No match report available.
John Murphy (3 goals) vs Derry City on Oct 11th, 1930 (League)
No match report available.
John Murphy (3 goals) vs Ards on Sep 20th, 1930 (League)
No match report available.
George Turkington (3 goals) vs Ards on Sep 20th, 1930 (League)
No match report available.
Jamie Shiels (3 goals) vs Newry on Sep 3rd, 1930 (Gold Cup)
No match report available.
John Murphy (3 goals) vs Newry on Sep 3rd, 1930 (Gold Cup)
No match report available.
Jamie Shiels (3 goals) vs Distillery on Jan 25th, 1930 (League)
No match report available.
James McCambridge (3 goals) vs Cliftonville on Dec 28th, 1929 (League)
Cliftonville met Ballymena at the Showgrounds on Saturday last in wretched weather, heavy rain falling throughout the match. Parts of the pitch were water-logged and muddy, and spoiled some of Ballymena's best movements, in the second half especially...
John Murphy (3 goals) vs Cliftonville on Dec 28th, 1929 (League)
Cliftonville met Ballymena at the Showgrounds on Saturday last in wretched weather, heavy rain falling throughout the match. Parts of the pitch were water-logged and muddy, and spoiled some of Ballymena's best movements, in the second half especially...
Joseph Cassidy (3 goals) vs Linfield on Dec 26th, 1929 (League)
Before a crowd of international proportions at Windsor Park, Belfast, on Boxing Day, Ballymena inflicted on Linfield the severest defeat they have sustained for many a long day.The great crowd watched Ballymena's football with undisguised del...
James McCambridge (3 goals) vs Linfield on Dec 26th, 1929 (League)
Before a crowd of international proportions at Windsor Park, Belfast, on Boxing Day, Ballymena inflicted on Linfield the severest defeat they have sustained for many a long day.The great crowd watched Ballymena's football with undisguised del...
James Mitchell (4 goals) vs Newry on Apr 20th, 1929 (City Cup)
Up to last Saturday Ballymena had not had the satisfaction of defeating Newry, who in the League matches forced a draw in one game and won the other, but this ommission has been made good at last, and in no uncertain manner either, Ballymena netting ...
Jamie Shiels (3 goals) vs Larne on Apr 1st, 1929 (City Cup)
A big crowd attended the Showgrounds on Monday to see Larne and Ballymena contest for points in the City Cup competition. Unfortunately the glorious weather had prevailed for weeks previous had given place to squalls and showers, and was none too ple...
Jamie Shiels (3 goals) vs Ards on Mar 16th, 1929 (City Cup)
Saturday's match at the Showgrounds between Ballymena and Ards was favoured with beautiful weather, although it was appreciably colder than the previous days. Both teams fielded their full cup elevens, but despite this the game hardly reached the sta...
Jamie Shiels (5 goals) vs Queens Island on Feb 2nd, 1929 (League)
Ballymena have returned to form again. Following the bad patch which they struck for a period of five or six weeks, during which time illness and injuries took their toll and disorganised the team completely, they came back with a single bound to old...
Jamie Shiels (5 goals) vs Queens Island on Nov 10th, 1928 (League)
Queen's Island went down heavily before Ballymena on Saturday at the Show Grounds, the locals winning easily by the greatest goal margin in their short career - 7-3. The pitch was not at its best, being slippery owing to recent rains, but while overh...
Jamie Shiels (3 goals) vs Distillery on Oct 6th, 1928 (League)
Ballymena's spectators were flushed with pleasure on Saturday at the defeat of Distillery by their favourites. The Whites came down with a strong eleven determined to refute the critics who prophesied a win for Ballymena, but their hopes were dashed ...