Exmouth captain Richard Baggs surrounded by team-mates after lifing the Devon KO Cup. Sam Conway, Gary Chappell, Jamie Tapper, Trevor Anning, Toby Ingham Lawrence Greenway, Chris Metters, Mark Orchard. Front: Andy Buzza, David Lye, Richard Baggs, Seb Benton, Sandy Allen.
Thursday, September 5, 2013
Exmouth duly wrapped up the Francis Clark Devon League Premier Division title with a final day 45-run win over Cornwood.
Six days earlier the Maer men were celebrating lifting the Devon Senior Cup for the first time and now they can proudly lay claim to the title of double winners 2013!
Thirteen wins in sixteen completed matches with just three defeats tells its own story.
Richard Baggs’ side have won the title with superb all-round cricket.
During the season the 75 bowling points they banked comfortably beats the next best, third placed Bovey Tracey with 65 whilst their 72 batting points was bettered only by runners-up Sidmouth.
Continuing the double theme the Maer men’s 2nd XI completed their own season as divisional champions.
In their case winning the A Division which means they make an instant return to the top flight of 2nd XI Devon League cricket next season.