Leander swimmer Atkinson wins two golds on first day of Island Games
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Leander swimmer Atkinson wins two golds on first day of Island Games

PLYMOUTH Leander’s Charlotte Atkinson claimed two gold medals on the opening day of swimming at the Island Games in Jersey. The Plymouth College pupil, who competed at last year’s Commonwealth Games and Youth Olympic Games, claimed victory in the 100m butterfly before then helping the Isle of Man to success in the 4x50m freestyle relay. … Continue reading

Argyle boss Adams brings in Jervis from Ross County
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Argyle boss Adams brings in Jervis from Ross County

NEW manger Derek Adams has returned to his former club Ross County to make his second Plymouth Argyle signing. Adams has brought in 23-year-old forward Jake Jervis to boost his striking options for the forthcoming League Two campaign. Jervis joins the Pilgrims on a one-year deal after a season in the Scottish Premiership with Ross … Continue reading

Plymouth Albion set to announce third pre-season match
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Plymouth Albion set to announce third pre-season match

PLYMOUTH Albion hope to confirm a third pre-season match this week. So far Graham Dawe’s side have arranged warm-up games against Championship clubs Jersey and Bedford. They will travel to Jersey on August 8 before entertaining Bedford on August 22. Albion, who reported back for pre-season training today, are looking for a match the weekend … Continue reading

Region’s young athletes continue their impressive form
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Region’s young athletes continue their impressive form

WILL BATTERSHILL, Poppy Tank and Victoria Weir all played crucial roles as the region’s junior athletics team continued to dominate their division in the UK Youth Development League. Team DC, made up of athletes from Devon and Cornwall, sit top of the Midland’s Premier South West Division in the under-20 and under-17 age group after … Continue reading

You need versatile players in National One, says Albion boss Dawe
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You need versatile players in National One, says Albion boss Dawe

PLYMOUTH Albion’s director of rugby Graham Dawe believes having players who are versatile is vital in National One due to the replacement rules at that level. Teams are only permitted to have five players on their bench in National One, compared to seven in the Championship. But, like in the Championship, clubs still have to … Continue reading