Tavistock finished second in the Plymouth & District Men’s Triples League for the 2018 season – the finalised table is shown below.
Three members of the Club have become Devon Champions in the unbadged triples competition. Mick Clark, Tony Smith and Tony Boxall played in the finals at Hemyock on Sunday 9th September.In the semi-finals they played Bideford Victoria Park in the morning session and, after an enthralling game, they won 23-14.In the afternoon session, in the final, they played Plympton Bowls Club.
After a good start, Tavistock were leading 8-2. Then opposition hit back and the score was 14-12 to Plympton. However, Tavistock recovered and, on the 17th end, Tavistock led 15-14. On the final end (18th), Tavistock managed to hold on and get the shot, winning overall by 16-14.This was a tremendous achievement for the players and the Club. Over a hundred clubs from 8 sections can take part in the competition.
The Trophy will officially be presented to Tavistock at the annual Bowls Devon Presentation, on Sunday 28th October, in Dawlish.