Exmouth Town get sixy with Teignmouth

20:31 19 January 2013

The gates were closed at Exmouth Town football club at the weekend. Photo by Terry Ife ref exsp 6038-52-12TI

The gates were closed at Exmouth Town football club at the weekend. Photo by Terry Ife ref exsp 6038-52-12TI

Archant

Exmouth Town brushed aside what was considered to be one of their more difficult away games in the season as they hit hosts Teignmouth Town for six!

The victory, an 11th in 13 Eastern Division games opens up a three point lead at the top of the table.

Town have now banked 35 out of a possible 39 points this season and are currently averaging three goals scored per game whilst they have shipped just a dozen goals in their 13 games to date.

The result also extends the Town unbeaten league run to 13 games this season.

With two games to play (they entertain bottom of the table Crediton United next Saturday before travelling to Sidmouth Town on February 2), to complete half their league programme all is in order at Southern Road for Town to go on and claim a promotion place into the Premier Division next season.

Table after the January 19 games:

P W D L F A Pts

Exmouth 13 11 2 0 40 12 35

Newton Spurs 16 10 2 4 43 30 32

Budleigh 17 9 3 5 39 34 30

Axminster 15 8 3 4 34 27 27

Stoke Gabriel 12 8 1 3 45 25 25

Exeter Civil Service 17 7 4 6 34 36 25

Galmpton 14 8 0 6 27 25 24

Teignmouth 17 7 1 9 41 44 22

University 14 5 5 4 27 34 20

Okehampton 12 5 3 4 27 25 18

Appledore 13 5 2 6 27 24 17

Alphington 14 5 1 8 21 31 16

Totnes & Dartington 14 4 3 7 38 39 15

Plymstock 15 3 2 10 21 31 11

Crediton 14 3 1 10 17 42 10

Sidmouth 15 0 3 12 12 34 3

Results for January 19: Alphington 4, Crediton United 2; Budleigh Salterton versus Axminster Town abandoned after 38 mins with Budleigh leading 3-0; Okehampton Argyle 2, Appledore 2; Teignmouth Town 1, Exmouth Town 6; Totnes & Dartington 2, Exeter Civil Service 2; University of Exeter v Newton Abbot Spurs – postponed

Make sure of your copy of the Exmouth Journal – out next on Thursday January 24, for a match report and post match comment from Town boss Richard Pears.

0 comments

Other Sport Stories

10:42

Budleigh Salterton’s big-hitting Zimbabwean Cephas Zhuwao will make his belated debut against Barton this Saturday.

Read more
09:41
Golf generic picture

In glorious May weather the DMVGA team headed into Cornwall to play the first leg of the annual match against the Cornish Seniors Golfing Association, writes Stuart MacKerrell

Read more
Wed, 22:45
Cyle Sport Dynamos Cam Pelly in action at Hatherleigh

Cam Pelly of Exmouth’s cycle club Cycle Sport Dynamo pulled off a stunning win in the regional junior road race championship at Hatherleigh on Sunday, writes Andy Waite.

Read more
Wed, 22:44
Sidmouth player Andy Mathieson bowls against Bovey Tracey at the Fortfield.. Ref shsp 5797-20-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

DEVON were left to ponder on where it all went wrong after sliding out of the Unicorns Trophy following a 46-run defeat by Wiltshire, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Read more
Wed, 22:44
Phear Park bowler Sarah Westcott

Park won by nine shots with Liz Nelson, Lawrie Harries and John Anderson (skip) finishing 10 shots ahead.

Read more
Wed, 22:44

Topsham St James Under-15s went out of the cup, beaten at home by eight wickets by near neighbours Cyst St George.

Read more
Wed, 22:44

Topsham St James U15s won their first match of the season in a 10-a-side game with Alphington.

Read more
Wed, 22:43
Madeira bowler Brenda Marks bowls in the County Over 55's at the club on Saturday. Ref exsp 6946-21-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May, but unsettled weather is not enough to keep the ladies of Madeira away from the greens, writes Mary Ann Dowrick.

Read more
Wed, 22:41

Dean ‘The Cobra’ Tratt kept up his season-long unbeaten record when he defeated the much vaunted George Scutt of Sydenham ABC at the Yeovil ABC tournament held at Westlands Social Club, writes Neil Parsons.

Read more
Wed, 22:40
WithycombeRFC ladies action

The season might be over but the rugby doesn’t stop at Withycombe RFC

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 16°C

min temp: 13°C

Most Read Sport

Great British Life


Great British Life
Advertise in the Paper
Submit a Story
Subscriptions Order
Competitions
Photo Orders
Family notices
iwitness24
Google Plus
Facebook
Twitter
Family Notices 24

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Exmouth Journal e-edition today E-edition



Exmouth's trusted business finder