UNDER 8’s Match Reports


Brixham v Exeter u8s match report Match 1 Final Score: Brixham 5 Exeter 9 Team: Louis Ollie r Ollie l Freddie Alfie Tries: Louis x 3 Freddie x 2 Ollie L x 4 Alfie Half time Exeter up by 5 to 4. Good tagging by Exeter to get 6 tags and force the turnover giving Exeter the one try advantage in a close first half. Ollie L with a diving try in the corner to end a good team move at the start of the second half. Great Exeter ... Read More

MATCH REPORTS – U8s v Exeter Saracens

Today we had a short trip to Exeter Saracens, without Dave Barr as he was recovering from his 40th Birthday celebrations. The team was Amarni, Jasmine, Micheal, Harry, Dylan, Jensen, Louie, Freddie and Ollie. Match one 11 - 7 Exeter youth win This started as a fairly close game, Ollie was 1st over the line for Youth closely followed by 2 tries from Louie. Saracens were able to come back with their very tall player Albi who was able to side step through our fairly sleepy defence. Having said that we did ... Read More

MATCH REPORTS – U8’s played Newton Abbot

U8's played Newton Abbot, we were able to field 2 teams who both played 2 games and were predominantly the stronger team. Team 1 - Amarni Brooklyn Kiera Micheal Ollie R Jasmine Team 2 - Dylan Alfie Freddie Harry Ollie L Jensen Game 1 NA 4 Exeter 8 The boys started strong with some outstanding tackling from Dylan Alfie and Ollie. This saw Exeter get the ball and Dylan started our scoring with the 1st try of the morning. All game the boys defended well, and kept being able to turnover NA attacks. We continued to attack well which saw 2 tries from Harry and ... Read More

U8’s Match report vs Withycombe

Welcome to our first match report of the 2017/18 season. This was the guys first game on a much larger pitch which was hoped would help the running game. We played a friendly Withycombe side who bought enough children for two even sides. Game one saw some great rugby from the team and Exeter ran out 7-3 winners. The big change was the six tag turn over which really helped the team regain the ball and launch there own attacks. Scorers Olie L-2 Louie -2 Dylan-1 Harry B-3 The second game was a little disjointed after the away team ... Read More