Tabard finish season in style with Woolford win

The Lake brothers were involved in a number of tries as Tabard finished the season in style. Picture

The Lake brothers were involved in a number of tries as Tabard finished the season in style. Picture: KEVIN LINES - Credit: Archant

Tabard finished the season on a high with a fabulous seven try haul and a comfortable 44-13 win against Woodford.

The five points helped them move up one place to ninth, leapfrogging Enfield Ignatians in the final London North West Two standings.

It had been a tight affair at the start of the season with the teams playing out a 17-17 draw and it looked like this game may follow suit.

Woodford opened the scoring with a penalty in three minutes before Tabard went over for the first try, Joe Calnan putting Tom King in close to the posts.

Jack Reilly added the conversion.

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Liam Glynn’s try-saving denied the hosts a certain score but the Radlett club were powerless shortly after as Woodford crossed for what would be their only try.

Their last points came on 26 minutes with another penalty putting them 13-7 ahead.

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Jermaine Ijeih powered over on 30 minutes to narrow the gap to one before Tabard took full control.

They opened the second half with their best try of the afternoon, the ball going through several phases before King crossed for his second.

Bill Lake finished off a move involving brother Wilf before Glynn benefitted from another Calnan pass.

Reilly converted both before adding a penalty.

A quick tap penalty by Toby Davies set up Bill Lake for his second before replacement Jonny Aguila rounded off the scoring with Tabard’s last try.

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