Cockles sign Owen Nesbitt

PUBLISHED: 09:52 20 September 2017 | UPDATED: 09:52 20 September 2017

Owen Nesbitt is welcomed to Exmouth RFC by his player sponsor Phil Mingo of Pinnacle Photo Agency.

Owen Nesbitt is welcomed to Exmouth RFC by his player sponsor Phil Mingo of Pinnacle Photo Agency.

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Twenty-four year old Nesbitt was recommended to the Cockles by former prop Will Norton, now of Plymouth Albion and has been training with the Cockles for the past two weeks.

Studying his teacher qualification, Nesbitt is new to the area having studied and played at U.W.I.C (Cardiff).

Having moved to Exeter he is a welcome addition to Exmouth and has already settled in well with his team-mates.

Cockles attack-coach Tom Whelan says: “We are pleased to welcome Owen to the club and feel he can add to what we already have here.

“He is a lively nine with a very good skill set and has shown up well in training. He is sure to push for selection in the coming games and will bring out the best in those around him.

“We are indebted to the help of Phil Mingo from Pinnacle for their kind player sponsorship.”

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