Freestone set to miss Albion’s next two matches after England Student call-up
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Freestone set to miss Albion’s next two matches after England Student call-up

HOOKER Rupert Freestone is set to miss Plymouth Albion’s next two matches after his call-up to the England Students squad. Freestone, who is studying for a degree in Bristol, is in the England 30-man party for their games against France in Lyon on April 2 and against Ireland in Dublin on April 9. Those are … Continue reading

Plymouth College and Mount Kelly represented on Lambs tour to Argentina
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Plymouth College and Mount Kelly represented on Lambs tour to Argentina

PLYMOUTH College’s Isaac Rayworth and Mount Kelly’s Alec Hampden-Smith have flown out to Argentina to tour with the England Lambs rugby squad. The Lambs, a representative side made up from pupils at independent schools, will play four matches in the South American country. They will open their tour with a match against Uruguay on March … Continue reading

Young fly-half Searle believes he has really developed at Albion
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Young fly-half Searle believes he has really developed at Albion

PLYMOUTH Albion’s Billy Searle is proof that young players can flourish outside the RFU academy system. Searle only turned 20 years-old on Friday but already has an impressive rugby CV behind him. He has played 45 National League games and won the County Championship with Cornwall at Twickenham, kicking a vital penalty in that final. … Continue reading

Erme Valley Harriers pair enjoy success at Fast Friday 10k
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Erme Valley Harriers pair enjoy success at Fast Friday 10k

ERME Valley Harriers’ Will Battershill and Alison McEwing enjoyed success at the Fast Friday 10k in Exeter. Great Britain youth international Battershill clocked an impressive 32.17 minutes to finish third overall and first under-20. The 18-year-old actually finished with the same time as Luke Evans, but the Bristol & West man was given second. Battershill’s … Continue reading

Albion boss Dawe hopes his players can concentrate on keeping their winning run going
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Albion boss Dawe hopes his players can concentrate on keeping their winning run going

GRAHAM DAWE hopes Plymouth Albion’s players can put the club’s off-the-field problems behind them and concentrate on trying to win their remaining league games. Albion are third in the National One table after winning 13 of their last 14 matches, including their last eight. Although they are 14 points leaders Richmond, Plymouth’s players have refused … Continue reading

RUGBY PREVIEWS: Title-chasing Tamar Saracens look for ‘massive’ win over Wessex
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RUGBY PREVIEWS: Title-chasing Tamar Saracens look for ‘massive’ win over Wessex

THE big rugby match this weekend is at Parkway where Tamar Saracens take on Devon One title rivals Wessex (2.30pm). Wessex currently lead the table, with Saracens five points behind in third. However, Saracens do have one game in hand on Wessex and two on second-placed Topsham. If Sarries win this weekend they will be … Continue reading