As the Lacemen’s Colts licked their wounds from their recent defeat by a strong Barum outfit, they travelled to Okehampton for a must-win game and produced the goods in a 25-15 result, writes Paz Parratt
North Devon Raiders Rugby League Club will again be training and playing at Barnstaple RFC’s Pottington Road ground this summer, with the first session set for Wednesday, April 1, from 6.45pm and then every week until the end of the season in mid-August.
Tomorrow (Saturday) Sidmouth Rugby Club will be marking the climax of this season’s exciting Six Nations Championship with a series of events leading up to England match against France, which will decide the outcome of the competition.
Withycombe Under-12s were in superb form as they put hosts Brixham to the sword, beating the South Devon side 56-5 with Scott Acheson scoring hat-trick of tries and Will Cooper converting all eight of the tries the Withy youngsters scored.
‘To be or not to be, that is the question, to be winners or losers, victors or vanquished, champions or merely the supporting cast’. All will be revealed when the 2015 Six Nations Rugby Tournament reaches its climax this coming weekend
The Chiefs have made a speciality of late comebacks this season, but on this occasion they left it too late to catch workman-like Okehampton after a very lacklustre first 50 minutes, writes Terry O’Brien.
Sidmouth Under-16s were edged out 14-10 in a game at Plymouth Argaum that was contested in heavy fog in conditions so heavy that, not too long into the contest, players were unrecognisable owing to the conditions!