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Back on form against Penryn

Back on form against Penryn
Western Counties West
Okehampton 1st XV 26
Penryn 1st XV 0
THE maroon and ambers bounced back in style after last week’s disappointing defeat, producing a fine all round performance to ‘see off’ the visitors.

Colts beat rivals

Okehampton Colts 29
Crediton Colts 15
ANOTHER good win for the young Okehampton side against local rivals Crediton.

Tawton outplay opponents

Tawton outplay opponents
North Tawton 40
Salcombe 7
NORTH Tawton welcomed Salcombe who sit in third place of Devon 2 to Taw Meadow, only to thoroughly entertain the large following who had enjoyed a pre-match meal for the sponsors’ lunch.

‘Shoot off’ for cup

‘Shoot off’ for cup
AFTER the last handicap shoot resulted in a shoot off between Hatherleigh Shooting Club’s two youngest members, this month saw two senior members, Colin Taylor and Ken Woods, in a shoot off for the DeLaFontaine Cup.

Welcome win for Lamerton

Duchy Premier
St Columb Major 0
Lamerton 1
AFTER a cagey first ten minutes, Lamerton began to find their rhythm, moving the ball well around the pitch, with wingers Blair Vanstone and Jamie Montgomery both looking dangerous in possession.

Victory for Argyle

Okehampton Argyle 3
Sidmouth Town 0
ARGYLE played their best football of the season to date with this comfortable victory at home to Sidmouth Town.

Another setback for Lambs

Another setback for Lambs
Tavistock AFC 2
Crediton 2
THE Lambs suffered another setback to their challenge to regain promotion to the Premier League against a plucky Crediton outfit.

Vets teach the seconds how it’s done!

Vets teach the seconds how it’s done!
Tavistock Seconds 0
Tavistock Vets 20
SATURDAY?saw a friendly match between the Tavistock Vets and the Tavistock Seconds — with the former educating the latter that age is a mere number and experience is what counts.

The joys of off-road running. . .

TAVY Runners took advantage of the clear skies and almost full moon earlier this month by running high up on the moor.

Con A stretch lead by three

CON A stretched their lead at the top of the table to three points with a testing encounter against West Devon D.

Large cheque benefits Otters

Large cheque benefits Otters
THINGS are going swimmingly for the Okehampton Otters, thanks to a cheque from Okehampton United Charity.

Achievements celebrated

THE achievements of 2014 were celebrated by Tavistock Swimming Club members, parents, friends and coaches at their annual presentation evening, which was held at Lamerton Sports Hall.

Success for junior hockey

Success for junior hockey
THE Okehampton boys’ U12 (pictured) played against Plymouth Marjons, Dart and Teign in the Devon tournament on Sunday.

Another three points in the bag for Honey’s Reds

Another three points in the bag for Honey’s Reds
Tavistock Men’s Firsts 5
Bude 0
TAVISTOCK maintained their impressive start to the season with another three points following this home victory against a Bude side who started the day in fourth place.

6-0 win for Oke seconds

Okehampton A 6
Ashmoor C 0
OKEHAMPTON men’s second team faced a tricky test to Ashmore in the afternoon kick off, but made a blistering start when Caleb Bourne got on the end of a cross to score the first goal within minutes.

Firsts worked tirelessly and battled throughout match

South division
Okehampton Ladies’ Firsts 3
Plymouth Marjons 2 3
ON a rare sunny afternoon, Okehampton were hoping for their first win of the season but it was not to be.

Ladies win in game of two halves

Ladies win in game of two halves
Tavistock 3
Kingsbridge and Salcombe 2
TAVISTOCK maintained third place in the league with this home victory over a well organised Kingsbridge and Salcombe side.

Triathlete with MS says ‘nothing is impossible’

TRISH Deykin, the triathlete from Milton Combe, received the cheers and applause of fellow graduates when she was awarded the University of Plymouth’s Sporting Colour.

Exceptional year for club

Exceptional year for club
AT Tavistock Golf Club’s presentation evening captain John Harding told the packed club house that 2014 had been an exceptional year.

A fast paced and lively match between the neighbours

A fast paced and lively match between the neighbours
Okehampton Argyle 1
Tavistock AFC 1
OKEHAMPTON came from behind for the second home game running to take a share of the spoils in the Dartmoor Derby against title favourites Tavistock at Simmons Park.

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