Untouchables victorious in tournament first

Garstang Rugby Club's touch rugby tournament winners Saturday June 7 2014 The Untouchables left to right Graeme Slater, Tom Smeaton, Sarah Helme, Jess Ford, John O'Brien, Greg Billington, Stuart Dawson, Simon Whittingham, Gavin Barton, Sarah German
Garstang Rugby Club's touch rugby tournament winners Saturday June 7 2014 The Untouchables left to right Graeme Slater, Tom Smeaton, Sarah Helme, Jess Ford, John O'Brien, Greg Billington, Stuart Dawson, Simon Whittingham, Gavin Barton, Sarah German

Garstang Rugby Club enjoyed a great turnout for their their first ever touch rugby tournament.

The club welcomed some 70 players to Hudson Park on Saturday for the round-robin competition, aimed at getting more from Garstang involved with the sport.

Seven mixed teams enrolled in the tournament - each playing four games. The two top teams went forward into the final with Stuart Dawson’s The Untouchables having the cutting edge to run out victorious over Owd Nell’s Unusual Suspects by five tries to two.

Bob Johnston said: “A great big thanks to all people who made yesterday a very successful event.

The winning team (pictured) included Graeme Slater, Tom Smeaton, Sarah Helme, Jess Ford, John O’Brien, Greg Billington, Stuart Dawson, Simon Whittingham, Gavin Barton, Sarah German