Football

Feniton Under-16s are currently enjoying a fine season.

West Hill Wasps Under-10s made a flying start to their Exeter and District Youth League campaign.

Tomorrow (Saturday), Ottery St Mary will attempt to achieve a feat the club last managed back in the 2014/15 season – to win an eighth successive Macron Devon and Exeter League fixture.

Ottery St Mary Under-13s continued their impressive run of success as they took apart table-topping Moors Youth, beating the Tiverton-based side 5-0 before another excellent Washbrook Meadows turnout.

Upottery Reserves went out of the Devon Intermediate Cup, beaten 3-0 at Glebe Park by visiting Buckfastleigh Rangers.

Axminster Town moved up to second place in the South West Peninsula League Eastern Division after a 4-2 win at Budleigh Salterton.

There was late drama at the Furzebrake on Saturday, when referee Mike Cairns abandoned Beer Albion’s Devon and Exeter Premier Division match with Exmouth Town Reserves writes Richard Honnor.

Sometimes the football gods smile on you and sometimes they don’t and, for their home game with St Martins Reserves, Millwey Rise found those ‘higher powers’ most certainly not in their camp, writes Dick Sturch.

The second Saturday of the month saw Axminster Town bank the points in their derby game at Budleigh while Upottery register the Macron League ‘Result of the Day’. In rugby, Honiton RFC march on in their succesful season as they chalked up another home win

Ottery St Mary will be seeking to do something tomorrow that they have not managed in each of the past three seasons – defeat visiting Otterton at Washbrook Meadow.

Ottery St Mary goalkeeper Jamie Evans is a major doubt for the Otters’ home game with Otterton tomorrow (Saturday).

Axminster Town moved into joint second spot in the South West Peninsula League Eastern Division after a tremendous 3-2 Tiger Way success over Brixham.

Jeremy Bunt was the star of the show for Offwell Rangers as they came back from two goals down to net a richly deserved share of the spoils at Bradninch.

Honiton Town went down 5-1 when they travelled to South Devon to meet table-topping Stoke Gabriel.

Beer Albion 1st’s were without a game last Saturday so the focus was on the Macron League Division Three local derby between Beer Reserves and Axmouth United, and the spoils were shared at 2-2 in was, at times, a feisty affair, writes Richard Honnor.

Ottery St Mary Under-13s booked their place in the semi-finals of the Exeter Youth League Cup with a 5-2 win home win against South Molton.

Millwey Rise Reserves went down 3-1 when they entertained Lympstone Reserves in a Macron League Division Eight encounter played at Cloakham Lawns, writes Dick Sturch.

Ottery St Mary made it six successive Macron League Division Three wins with a 4-1 Washbrook Meadow success over Budleigh Salterton.

Axminster Town are in home South West Peninsula League action on Saturday (December 1) when they entertain Brixham (3pm).

Honiton Town suffered a 3-0 defeat when they travelled to face Waldon Athletic in their latest South West Peninsula League Eastern Division game.

Beer Albion secured three welcome points last Saturday defeating Okehampton Argyle 2-1 away at Simmonds Park in a Devon and Exeter Premier Division contest writes Richard Honnor.

The recent Millwey Rise revival came to a halt when they were beaten 3-1 at home by Halwill Reserves, writes Dick Sturch.

Following his team’s 10-0 Macron League Division Three win at North Tawton, Ottery St Mary boss Dave Fairweather was plotting a route to seeing his side take their winning run towards the double figure mark by the end of the year!

Tipton St John recorded the Macron League Division Two ‘result-of-the-day’ when they defeated Royal Oak 2-1.

Despite having a handful of key players missing, Axmouth United returned from their visit to third-placed Otterton with all three points thanks to a 2-0 success, writes Chris Salter.

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