It was “Silent Sunday” at Oil Mill Lane, a peaceful day featuring parents and coaches desperately trying to keep quiet. Exeter started well, Captain Levi Richards making a long run into opposition territory. With their first attack it seemed Brixham must score but Craig Marriott made a vital tackle and Harrison Greenslade kicked the ball away to safety. Levi made another good run and offloaded to Hazam Badram, when he was stopped Noah Williams got the ball away quickly but the move ended in a knock on.
Exeter caught and drove from a line out and when the ... Read More
After an improved performance last week, despite the result, Exeter took on Crediton at Oil Mill Lane. Both teams were missing several players due to injury which meant Craig Marriott playing at full back, Cameron Forrest on the wing, Levi Richards at outside centre, Charlie Mason at blind side flanker and Will Cartlidge in the second row.
Exeter started well when Captain Jody Devine side-stepped his way over the line after a good handling move from the backs, Harrison Greenslade converted. After another run from Jody, Ryan Lacey was stopped close to the line but a couple of phases later he picked ... Read More
It was the preliminary round of the Devon cup and the Exeter lads had high hopes of progressing to the next round. Bideford started quickly and some poor tackling let them in for an early try. Despite Noah Williams interception the visitors were soon awarded a penalty five meters out. Exeter repelled the attack and turned the ball over allowing Cameron Forrest to clear. Despite a great Charlie Mason tackle Bideford broke away and scored. Hazam Badram ripped the ball at a maul and made a strong run and Ryan Lacey had a good run too. Bideford attacked and ... Read More
It was a difficult start to the season for the Exeter boys, lots of rule changes, line-outs, flankers, conversions, a full scrum and a strong Taunton side all to deal with on the opening day. Taunton scored a couple of early tries, missed tackles costing the home team dearly. A penalty was kicked into the corner, the catch and drive was well executed and nearly led to an Exeter try. Jody Devine won a turnover which led to a strong run from Levi Richards who offloaded to Charlie Mason but Taunton defended well. Taunton scored three more tries, spreading the ball wide at the right time to score out wide. New ... Read More