Winter felt like it was on its way this Sunday at Oil Mill Lane and the cold start clearly slowed us down. A dropped pass and Sidmouth were in for the first try. The first scrum is always so important for the forwards to impose themselves and yet again Exeter delivered. It's gutting the rules only allow them to shove them back a meter.
At this stage Julian got a little over enthusiastic running on to the pitch to intercept a pass but his execution wasn't quite up to his enthusiasm. The deliberate knock on and the ... Read More
Well what a contrast and that's not just the bacon baps. While on bacon baps I realise that I have become a custom to our high quality bacon baps that other clubs just fail to live up to.
As for the match well we won very convincingly! In fact a number of parents attention span waned and they got distracted by the under 16's match which was a lot closer affair. Now I know that lots of the boys scored fantastic try's but unfortunately personal ambition took over from team work. So rather than mentioning the try's ... Read More
Well, where do I begin. Let me start on safe ground, the bacon bap. Nice roll; now I like my bacon crispy but this was cremated! And very salty. I certainly couldn't have managed it without a beverage.
As for the game, well we started well enough and although Newton scored a break away try to Start there was a fantastic team try from Exeter. From a scrum against the head. Ball out to Ben who had a great game and finished off by James. I thought we looked fantastic at this point competing in all areas. And ... Read More
And so here we are again. It seems like it was only days ago it all ended but that's the end of your Sunday lie-ins. The first impression was big! In fact massive! The pitch of course. There was a great turn out with some new faces.
The second half started at quite a pace and a clever little kick through from Jack G and a real determined run from Sam lead to Exeter's second try. Taunton's response was pretty emphatic as one of their whippets cut lose and ... Read More