Cornwall League 2

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Tribute Cornwall League 2
Current season or competition:
2013–14 Tribute Cornwall League 2
Sport Rugby union
Instituted 1987; 27 years ago (1987)
Number of teams 7
Country England
Holders Illogan Park RFC (2013–14)
Most titles Helston RFC (4 titles)

Tribute Cornwall 2 is an English level ten rugby union league for clubs based in Cornwall. The champions (and in some seasons the runners-up) are usually promoted to Tribute Cornwall 1; there is no relegation. The league has run continuously since 1987–88, except for a two season break, when Cornwall 2 was combined with Cornwall League 1 for seasons 2009–10 and 2010–11. The competition recommenced in 2011–12 when it was decided to form two leagues of seven teams each.[1]

Illogan Park are the current champions and are promoted to the Tribute Cornwall League 1 for season 2014–15. Helston are the most successful team having won the league on four occasions and currently play in Tribute Cornwall League 1.

Current season[edit]

The 2014–15 Tribute Cornwall League 2 originally consisted of seven teams; each team playing the others twice, home and away. St Day withdrew before the season started reducing the league to six teams. Lanner are in their first season of league rugby. The seasons starts on 4 October 2014 and is due to finish on 24 January 2015 with the champions being promoted to Tribute Cornwall 1.[2][3]

Participating clubs and locations[edit]

Team Ground Town/Village Previous season
Camelford RFC Parc Tremain, Tintagel Camelford 3rd
St Agnes Enys Parc St Agnes relegated from Tribute Cornwall 1
St Just Tregeseal St Just 2nd
Lankelly-Fowey RFC Lankelly Farm Fowey 5th
Lanner Lanner first season
Redruth Albany Trewirgie Road Redruth 6th

2013–14[edit]

The 2013–14 Tribute Cornwall 2 kicked off on 28 September 2013 and was due to finish on 18 January 2014 with each team playing each of the other teams three times. Owing to fixture cancellations the competition finished on 8 February 2014. The champions, Illogan Park are promoted to Tribute Cornwall 1, there is no relegation.

Participating clubs and locations[edit]

Team Ground Town/Village Previous season
Camelford RFC Parc Tremain, Tintagel Camelford
Illogan Park RFC Paynters Lane Playing Field Illogan
St Just Tregeseal St Just relegated from Tribute Cornwall 1
Lankelly-Fowey RFC Lankelly Farm Fowey
Redruth Albany Trewirgie Road Redruth
St Day RFC Playing Field, Telegraph Hill St Day

League table[edit]

2013–14 Tribute Cornwall League 2 Table[4]
Pos Team P W D L F A Diff Try Bonus Loss Bonus Pts Notes
1 Illogan Park 15 15 0 0 763 135 628 13 0 73
2 St Just 14 9 0 5 255 189 66 6 3 47
3 Camelford 15 7 0 8 239 335 –96 5 0 34
4 St Day 14 6 0 8 215 346 –131 5 2 21 10 pts deducted
5 Lankelly-Fowey 15 4 0 11 255 414 –159 6 2 19 5 pts deducted
6 Redruth Albany 15 3 0 12 179 487 –308 4 3 15 5 pts deducted

Points are awarded as follows:

  • 4 points for a win
  • 2 points for a draw
  • 0 points for a loss
  • 1 point for scoring four tries
  • 1 point for losing by seven points or less

If teams are level at any stage, tiebreakers are applied in the following order:

  1. Number of matches won
  2. Difference between points for and against
  3. Total number of points for
  4. Aggregate number of points scored in matches between tied teams
  5. Number of matches won excluding the first match, then the second and so on until the tie is settled

Green background are promotion places. Pink background are relegation places.
Updated: 27 August 2014

2012–13[edit]

Participating clubs and locations[edit]

Team Ground Town/Village
Bodmin RFC Clifden Park Bodmin
Camborne School of Mines RFC Memorial Park, Kernick Road Penryn
Camelford RFC Parc Tremain, Tintagel Camelford
Illogan Park RFC Paynters Lane Playing Field Illogan
Lankelly-Fowey RFC Lankelly Farm Fowey
Redruth Albany Trewirgie Road Redruth
St Day RFC Playing Field, Telegraph Hill St Day

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Past winners[edit]

[6][7][8][9][10]

Year Winner Runners-up Last No. of Teams Notes
2013–14 Illogan Park St Just Redruth Albany 6 Illogan Park became champions on 7 December when they beat St Day 81–0[11]
2012–13 Bodmin Camborne School of Mines Lankelly–Fowey 7
2011–12 St Agnes Perranporth Camelford RFC 7
2010–11 No competition
2009–10 No competition Cornwall 1 and Cornwall 2 combined for two seasons
2008–09 Veor St Day St Agnes 6 Illogan Park and Callington withdrew from the league at the beginning of 2008–09
2007–08 Illogan Park Redruth Albany Callington 8 No promotion
2006–07 Roseland St Just Veor 8
2005–06 Helston Camborne School of Mines Veor 8
2004–05 St Day Stithians Lankelly–Fowey 8
2003–04 Helston Stithians Lankelly–Fowey 8
2002–03 Redruth Albany Illogan Park Lankelly–Fowey 8
2001–02 St Day Redruth Albany Lankelly–Fowey 8
2000–01 Mount's Bay Callington Lankelly–Fowey 8
1999–00 Liskeard-Looe Redruth Albany Lankelly–Fowey 8
1998–99
1997–98 Redruth Albany Veor Camborne School of Mines 7
1996–97 Bodmin Wadebridge Camels Lankelly–Fowey 6
1995–96 Illogan Park St Just Lankelly–Fowey 6
1994–95 Redruth Albany St Day Lankelly–Fowey 6
1993–94 St Agnes Perranporth Lankelly–Fowey 6
1992–93 Helston Wadebridge Camels Roseland 6
1991–92 St Just Camborne School of Mines Lankelly–Fowey 6
1990–91 Helston Redruth Albany Lankelly–Fowey 7 Redruth GSOB final season in the league
1989–90 St Agnes Roseland Redruth GSOB 6
1988–89 Stithians St Just RNAS Culdrose 6
1987–88 Veor Lankelly–Fowey RAF St Mawgan 5 RAF St Mawgan's final season in the league

Geography[edit]

The following clubs have participated in the Cornwall League 2.

Team Ground Town/Village
Bodmin Clifden Park Bodmin
Callington Duchy College Playing Fields Stoke Climsland
Camborne School of Mines Memorial Park, Kernick Road Penryn
Camelford Parc Tremain, Tintagel Camelford
RNAS Culdrose Sport Field RNAS Culdrose
Helston King George V Playing Field Helston
Illogan Park Paynters Lane Playing Field Illogan
Lankelly-Fowey Lankelly Farm Fowey
Lanner Lanner
Liskeard Looe Lux Park Liskeard
Mounts Bay The Mennaye Field Penzance
Ormdale Treleigh Redruth
Perranporth Ponsmere Valley Perranporth
Pirate Amateurs The Mennaye Field Penzance
Redruth Albany Trewirgie Redruth
Redruth Grammar School Old Boys Clijah Croft Redruth
Roseland Philleigh
St Agnes Enys Parc St Agnes
St Day Playing Field, Telegraph Hill St Day
St Just Tregeseal St Just
RAF St Mawgan RAF St Mawgan
Stithians Playing Field Stithians
Veor Wheal Gerry Camborne
Wadebridge Camels Molesworth Field Wadebridge

Sponsorship[edit]

The competition is known as Tribute Cornwall 2 and has been sponsored by St Austell Brewery from season 2011–12 through to 2014–15; Tribute is the name of a beer.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nigel Walrond. Duchy Diary In Independent, 5th June, 2011.
  2. ^ "Tribute Cornwall 2". Rugby First. RFU. Retrieved 27 August 2014. 
  3. ^ Weston, Matt (5 October 2014). "St Day". Independent (Plymouth). p. 67. 
  4. ^ "Tribute Cornwall 2". RFU. Retrieved 15 February 2014. 
  5. ^ "Cornwall RFU Handbook 2012-13". Cornwall RFU. Retrieved 21 April 2013. 
  6. ^ http://www.trelawnysarmy.org.uk/ta/tascf.html
  7. ^ Cornwall Rugby Football Union Handbook, 1992-3,1996-7
  8. ^ Williams, T. and Mitchell, B. (1990) Courage Clubs Championship Official Rugby Union Club Directory 1990-91. Windsor: Burlington Publishing Co. Ltd.
  9. ^ Williams, T. and Mitchell, B. (1991) Courage Clubs Championship Official Rugby Union Club Directory 1991-92. Taunton: Tony Williams.
  10. ^ "results, tables and fixtures". Independent. 25 March 2012. p. 57. 
  11. ^ Walrond, Nigel (29 December 2013). "Walk In Park For Illogan". Independent (Plymouth). 

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