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2018/19 Devon Colts Merit Table structure announced

21 May 2018 13:11 | Sara Raine

THE Devon Colts’ Merit Table have announced their proposed structure for the 2018/19 season.

Next season there will be two groups for the Ashburton Motor Works sponsored competition.

Group One will consist of 10 teams playing home and away. After which the teams placed one to four will play semi-finals and a final for the Devon Colts’ Cup.

Teams who are placed five to eight will play a semi-final and final for the Devon Colts’ Shield.

Group two will consist of 16 teams. In the first five weeks of the season organisers will looking to spit these teams into groups of three or four geographically based. A team will play home or away and teams at the top will compete for the Devon Colts’ Plate.

The teams that are placed lower in each group will play for the Ashburton Motor Works foundation Devon Bowl.

Both the plate and bowl sides will go on to play home and away in the groups, with semi-finals and final.

If a team forfeit a fixture they will not be able to make a final in which ever group the side play in.
The criteria used to form the groups were:-

Colts results last season

Fisherman’s Cup results for 2016/17 and 2017/18.

if anybody wish to discuss a colts team placing then should email devonrfucolts@gmail.com
Fixtures will be sent out in early June.

GROUP 1

BARNSTAPLE

CULLOMPTON

DEVONPORT SERVICES

EXETER ATHLETIC

IVYBRIDGE

KINGSBRIDGE

OKEHAMPTON

SALTASH

TEIGNMOUTH

TOPSHAM

GROUP 2

BIDEFORD

BRIXHAM

CREDITON

DHSOB

EXETER SARACENS

EXMOUTH

HONITON

NEWTON ABBOT

PAIGNTON

PLYMSTOCK ALBION OAKS

SOUTH MOLTON

SIDMOUTH

TAVISTOCK

TIVERTON

TORQUAY ATHLETIC

WITHYCOMBE