Fyfe nets as Exe IV beaten by Sidmouth and Ottery

16:43 24 October 2012

Action between Sidmouth and Ottery Ladies

Action between Sidmouth and Ottery Ladies' 4th team (in white tops) against Honiton at Ottery on Saturday. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref shsp 5155-37-12SH To order your copy of this photograph visit www.sidmouthherald.co.uk and click on myphotos24

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Sidmouth & Ottery III 4, Exe IV 2

Exe faced the current leaders of the division with a mixture of confidence and determination, writes Lizzie Jane.

The first ten minutes of the game were evenly matched, but infringements inside the Exe circle allowed Sidmouth to lead by two goals at half time.

Exe fought back in what became a feisty encounter with some splendid counter-attacking led by mid fielder, Helen Fyfe. It was Fyfe who scored next to make it 2-1.

The home side were quickly back on the front foot and Exe keeper Sally Turner had to be at her best to keep out many goal bound efforts.

However, she was eventually beaten following another infringement in the circle. Undeterred, the young Exe side continued to play with real tenacity. A penalty corner was won and Sarah Bennett slammed the ball home to make it 3-2. There was one more and that led to the home side completing the scoring.

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