Exmouth Town go marching on with another Newton Abbot Spurs victory

17:53 15 December 2012

Exmouth Town Vs Axminster. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref exsp 7017-46-12AW. To order your copy of this photograph, go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on myphotos24

Exmouth Town Vs Axminster. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref exsp 7017-46-12AW. To order your copy of this photograph, go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on myphotos24


Mixed fortunes for Exmouth Town and Budleigh on the third Saturday of December in the South West Peninsula League Eastern Divison.

Exmouth Town continued their magnificent season with a 3-2 success at Newton Abbot Spurs.

It was the third time this season that the Southern Road side have faced Spurs and it’s a hat-trick of triumphs after another close encounter.

Not such good news fro the Budleigh Salterton camp as the Robins were thumped 5-1 at home by Appledore and as a result lose top spot in the Eastern Division table to new leaders Axminster Town.

Exmouth Town are now well placed to carry their dominance through to the end of the season.

The trip to Newton Abbot Spurs brought up the completion of the first third of a thirty game run that will hopefully end with the title being raised at Southern Road next April.

Make sure of your copy of the Exmouth Journal – out next On Thursday December 20, for match reports on both the Town and Budleigh games.

Dec 15 results; Alphington 0, Axminster Town 1; Budleigh 1, Appledore 5; Exeter CS 1, Galmpton 2; Newton Spurs 2, Exmouth Town 3; Plymstock 5, Crediton United; Sidmouth Town 1, University 1.

P W D L F A Pts

Axminster 14 8 3 3 32 21 27

Budleigh 16 8 3 5 34 33 27

Exmouth 10 8 2 0 25 10 26

StokeG 11 8 1 2 44 20 25

NewtonSpurs 13 8 1 4 34 24 25

ExeterCS 15 7 3 5 31 32 24

University 13 5 5 3 27 30 20

Teignmouth 14 6 1 7 33 33 19

Galmpton 12 6 0 6 18 24 18

Okehampton 11 5 2 4 25 23 17

Tots&Darts 11 4 1 6 32 29 13

Appledore 11 4 1 6 23 22 13

Alphington 12 4 1 7 16 24 13

Plymstock 14 3 2 9 21 29 11

Crediton 12 3 1 8 14 33 10

Sidmouth 15 0 3 12 12 34 3


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