Rugby

Sidmouth went down to a 44-12 defeat on their visit to St Ives, writes Terry O’Brien.

Sidmouth Under-13 girls travelled to Weston-super-Mare for a festival where they played three matches.

Withycombe ladies sit proudly top of the South West South Two table after a terrific 21-0 success at St Austell.

Withycombe Under-16s were big winners when they travelled to Honiton for an East Devon derby.

Honiton Hawks Under-9s entered a new phase of their rugby development on Sunday when they journeyed to Exmouth to take on teams from Withycombe.

Exmouth colts have been kitted out in a superb new playing strip and have also received training shirts and polo shirts.

Exmouth RFC and Withycombe RFC have combined efforts to form a single girls’ rugby group in Exmouth.

Sidmouth Chiefs find themselves at the bottom of the Western Counties West League after a fourth successive league defeat, this time a 27-17 reversal at the hands of hosts Torquay Athletic, writes Terry O’Brien.

Sidmouth Quins were 31-20 winners when they hosted Torquay 2nds.

Withycombe ladies marked their first-ever home league outing with a 22-5 victory over Plymouth Albion Oaks ladies.

Withycombe Under-16s emerged as 37-34 winners after a classic encounter at Teignmouth.

Sidmouth Under-8s had their first outing of the season when they took on close rivals Withycombe.

Sidmouth girls’ Under-15s win well

Friday, October 13, 2017

Sidmouth Under-15s played their part in an entertaining day’s ‘festival of girls’ rugby’ hosted by Sidmouth RFC at Sidbury.

Sidmouth Under-7s played their first matches of the season when they entertained Withycombe at Sidford.

Sidmouth Under-11s met teams from Withycombe for a morning that saw the players each involved in two matches.

Withycombe were 48-10 winners when they entertained Tavistock in a Tribute Cornwall and Devon meeting.

Sidmouth girls’ Under-18s took part in the Sidmouth RFC ‘girls’ rugby festival’ held at Sidbury.

An Exmouth XV took on the Royal Navy (West) Divisional XV at the Imperial Ground and defeated the services side 52-13.

Sidmouth RFC girls’ section had a wonderful turnout for their festival of girls’ rugby they hosted last weekend.

Withycombe Under-14s were 48-5 winners when they entertained Barnstaple at Raleigh Park in what was the first-ever meeting between the two sides.

Withycombe Under-15s went down 39-10 when they travelled to face a powerful Paignton side.

The away day ‘blues’ continue to haunt Exmouth as they ventured back from a visit to Newton Abbott with just two points to show for a terrific effort in a narrow 48-42 defeat to their Devon rivals.

Cockles coach Jon Hill had plenty to say after his side’s narrow 48-42 defeat in the Devon derby at Newton Abbot.

Honiton saw their five match-winning start to the Tribute Cornwall and Devon campaign ended as they slipped to a 20-13 defeat at Allhallows to visiting Lanner, writes Keith Jenkins.

Youngsters from Sidmouth RFC played a part in creating history as they participated in this weekend’s Land Rover Premiership Rugby Cup, hosted by Exeter Chiefs.

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