Rugby’s greatest prize, the Webb Ellis Cup, will visit Exmouth on
Former Plymouth Albion scrum-half and captain Ruairi Cushion will be turning out in National League Three next season for Exmouth, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.
Honiton RFC have started their planning for next season and have re-appointed Callum Hill as their player coach for the 2015/16 campaign.
Exmouth RFC have announced dates for pre-season matches.
Club members speak of their delight the day New Zealand star came to town.
The former All Blacks star once made an appearance playing for Barnstaple RFC in 2007.
Exmouth RFC held their 2015 Awards Evening to honour the stars of the campaign on and off the Imperial ground turf, writes Jan McCarthy.
Sidmouth’s Derek Blackburn has been voted in as new president of the Devon Rugby Referees Society, writes Conrad Sutcliffe
The season might be over but the rugby doesn’t stop at Withycombe RFC
Withycombe Under-12s completed their season with a well supported presentation evening.
Dan Rugg was a winner twice over at Sidmouth’s end of-season awards evening.
Possibly the best number-eight England never had was Lawrence Connor.
Chard RFC held their players and awards dinner at the clubhouse last Friday evening .
Sidmouth RFC Under-14s capped a magnificent season with victory in the Devon Cup final.
Bicton College student, Poppy Leitch, 17, is preparing for two exciting opportunities ahead with the Ladies England Rugby under 20’s Team trials next month in Birmingham and a place secured at Exeter University starting this academic year.
Exmouth RFC have made their first signing of the 15-16 season with utility back and England Under 18’s trialist Dan Powell arriving from Sidmouth and Exeter College.
Topsham RFC ladies team, were 29-22 winners when they took to the pitch to face North Tawton ladies in what was their final outing of the season.
Exeter College Rugby achieved the ‘treble’ in AoC British Colleges Rugby terms by winning the AoC British Colleges Elite Cup against Llandrillo College at Stourbridge.
Honiton went down 20-0 in the Devon Colts Cup final, but won plenty of admirers for the way they played in what was an entertaining game.
Sidmouth Under-16s brought the curtain down on their season, and indeed their time in youth rugby, with a 22-10 home defeat at the hands of Kingsbridge.
Rugby was the big winner at Exmouth’s promotion play-off game on Saturday.
Withycombe Under-12s took part in what was a thoroughly enjoyable – and successful - Withy junior section tour to Cornwall.
Barnstaple’s warm welcome for rugby referees has been recognised for the second year running.
Barum All Stars defeated a Barnstaple President’s XV 26-10 in a testimonial game for prop Mark Berry.
Withycombe Under-11s brought the curtain down on their season by taking part in the club’s junior section tour to Cornwall.
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