Rugby

Thursday, February 26, 2015

A much changed Sidmouth Quins team ended as worthy 21-15 winners when they entertained a large Cullompton squad atthe Blackmore for a keenly fought encounter that saw both sides in contention to bag the victory right up to the final whistle, writes Robert Baugh.

Sidmouth chiefs at home to Devonport services. Ref shsp 2587-07-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

Sidmouth Chiefs did matched high-flying Exeter Univeristy try for try, buyt ultimately went down 24-17, writes Terry O’Brien.

Sidmouth Under-15s versus Honiton rugby actiion

Sidmouth Under-16s were involved in a real battle against Kingsbridge before slipping to a narrow 15-10 defeat.

Sidmouth's Under-8 rugby festival players

Sidmouth Under-9s won both the matches when they entertained Honiton at Sidford.

Sidmouth's Under-8 rugby festival players

St Johns School played host to the inaugural Sidmouth Under-7 and Under-8 Tag Festival.

Sidmouth Under10s action from their meeting with hosts Bridport

Sidmouth Under-13s were too strong for a plucky and battling Bridport side.

Action from Exmouth's 21-12 win over Newton Abbot at the Imperial Ground on Saturday. Ref exsp 7974-09-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Exmouth coach Jon Hill was clearly not happy with the Cockles overall performance in the Devon derby.

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Action from Exmouth's 21-12 win over Newton Abbot at the Imperial Ground on Saturday. Ref exsp 7968-09-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Exmouth avenged their only loss to a Devon club in the league on Saturday with an ugly win at home to Newton Abbot, writes Chris Wright.

Exmouth Under13 action at South Molton

Exmouth Under-13s were ultra-impressive as they overpowered South Molton to the tune of a 55-0 victory.

Action from the Withycombe versus Taunton Under-12 meeting

Withycombe Under-12s came unstuck against a very well drilled and competitive Taunton who returned to Somerset with a 45-7 victory.

Withycombe Under-11s action versus Cullompton

Withycombe Under-11s were well beaten when they came up against a well-drilled and slick Taunton side.

Withycombe Under-13 action versus Torquay

Withycombe Under-13s exacted sweet revenge for a Raleigh Park defeat earlier in the season against the same opposition when they won 10-0 at Taunton.

Withyccombe Under-9s Jamie Thompson in action

Withycombe Under-9s showed continued improvement in their visit to a fast and skilled Taunton.

Matchett leads Withy to victory

Thursday, February 26, 2015
Withycombe 2nds V Topsham 2nds. Ref exsp 7185-07-14AW. Picture: Alex Walton

Withycombe continued their pursuit of the top two in Tribute Cornwall and Devon with a maximum point success over fourth placed Pirates Amateurs.

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A training course for new referees will be held at Cullompton RFC next month, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Bideford beat visiting Cullompton

Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Josh King was a scorer for Bideford. Pic: Kevin Crowl

Bideford travel to Drybrook in Gloucestershire on the back of a 33-12 win over visiting Cullompton in South West One.

Big win gets Barum all set for the derby

Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Luke Berry scored a hat-trick for Barnstaple. Pic: Bob Collins

Barnstaple are in good shape for the National Three Devon derby away to Newton Abbot this Saturday after beating Hornets 43-19 at Pottington.

Honiton beaten at Bude

Monday, February 23, 2015
Honiton 2nds at home to Kingsbridge. Ref mhsp 2991-08-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

As predicted Honiton latest league trip down in to deepest darkest Cornwall proved to be a difficult one as they went down 29-5 to Bude, writes Roger Dance.

Honiton 2nds at home to Kingsbridge. Ref mhsp 2995-08-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

Honiton Under-8 Tigers took a squad of 20 players to Sidmouth to contest a tournament.

Honiton Under-10 Titans took a large squad of players to face a rock solid Sidmouth side on their own turf in very unpleasant weather conditions.

Honiton Under-11s were involved in a round-robin festival at Sidmouth, writes Luke Owen.

Honiton colts edged out by Okehampton

Monday, February 23, 2015
Honiton 2nds at home to Kingsbridge. Ref mhsp 2983-08-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

The Honiton Colts played hosts to a strong Okehampton Colt side, and with a injury, illness and unavailability’s, it was always going to be a hard slog for the players, writes Paz Parratt.

Sidmouth out of County Cup at Teignmouth

Friday, February 20, 2015
Sidmouth chiefs at home to Devonport services. Ref shsp 2565-07-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

Sidmouth Chiefs travelled to Bitton Park with five changes from the previous game for a Devon Intermediate Cup quarter-final tie that saw them beaten 31-7 by Teignmouth, writes Terry O’Brien.

Sidmouth chiefs at home to Devonport services. Ref shsp 2587-07-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

Sidmouth Rugby Club are holding another curry and rugby event for the crucial Ireland versus England match on Sunday March 1, writes Terry O’Brien.

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