Plymstock Albion Oaks and Tamar Saracens happy after run-out at the Parkway
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Plymstock Albion Oaks and Tamar Saracens happy after run-out at the Parkway

PLYMSTOCK Albion Oaks and Tamar Saracens both felt they got plenty out of Saturday’s pre-season match at the Parkway. Cornwall/Devon League outfit Oaks, who fielded a mix-and-match team, won the game 19-7, but they were made to work hard for the win by Devon One side Sarries. The hosts enjoyed plenty of possession and their … Continue reading

Elliott takes positives out of Ivybridge’s opening pre-season match
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Elliott takes positives out of Ivybridge’s opening pre-season match

IVYBRIDGE coach Gareth Elliott was happy with his side’s first pre-season run-out, despite losing 22-7 to a strong Exeter University outfit in torrential rain at Cross-in-Hand on Friday evening. The match was level at 7-7 at the break, but the students, battling for BUCS places, pulled away in the second period with three tries from … Continue reading

RUGBY ROUND-UP: Tavistock happy with their performance at Okehampton
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RUGBY ROUND-UP: Tavistock happy with their performance at Okehampton

TAVISTOCK were more than satisfied with their performance against a strong Okehampton II side at Showfield on Thursday evening. Although Tavistock lost 19-0 to last season’s Devon Merit Table winners, they did hold the hosts for 39 minutes and it was only really tries in the last minute of each half that decided the game. … Continue reading

Tavistock set to give most of their squad a run out against Okehampton II
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Tavistock set to give most of their squad a run out against Okehampton II

TAVISTOCK will begin their pre-season campaign on Thursday night when they make the 15-mile trip across Dartmoor to play Okehampton II (7pm). The Sandy Park club are expecting the Cornwall/Devon League to be highly competitive this coming season, with North Tawton, Exeter Athletic and Veor coming up and Truro and Paignton coming down. And they … Continue reading

Devonport Services show their squad strength in pre-season win over higher league Brixham
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Devonport Services show their squad strength in pre-season win over higher league Brixham

KIER MURPHY and Kyle Browne scored tries against their former club as Devonport Services upset higher league Brixham at the Rectory on Friday night in an entertaining pre-season match. Services triumphed 26-21 with scrum-half Murphy bagging two tries to go with one from Browne and one from youngster Toby Moss. Brixham had arrived with virtually … Continue reading