Exmouth announce two more signings as summer work goes on

11:51 29 May 2014

The new signings at Exmouth RFC together with the Cockles' captain. Pictured (left to right); utility back Oli Cave, 1st XV skipper Dave Bargent and prop Isaac Dalton.

The new signings at Exmouth RFC together with the Cockles' captain. Pictured (left to right); utility back Oli Cave, 1st XV skipper Dave Bargent and prop Isaac Dalton.

Archant

Exmouth RFC are continuing their summer recruitment work and the latest two players to clock into the Imperial Ground both come from Honiton.

Isaac Dalton and Oli Cave are both 21-years-old and have been signed after impressing at trainings sessions they attended with the Cockles towards the end of last season.

Exmouth director of rugby Chris Wright said: “We are delighted to have signed two promising young players who are both extremely motivated to force their way into National League Rugby. With dual registered pair Luke Chapman and Dan Pullinger moving on to other clubs we have been looking for someone else to step up to the 1st XV alongside England South West Under-18s prop Matt Harris, who moves up from the colts. In Isaac, we have someone who comes highly recommended, and he certainly fitted in very well with the guys at a training session towards the end of the season.”

Wright continued: “With the playing retirement of Jon Fabian and the loss of Alex Brown to National one newcomers Hartpury College, we are also delighted to welcome Oli Cave to the Imperial Ground. He is well known to many at the club already having played for coaches Jon Hill and Jon Fabian at Exeter College. He has also played with the likes of Nigel Berry, Dave Bargent, Jack Fahy, Ali Hill and George Meadows in the past. Oli offers us options at fullback and in the centre and seems very keen to push hard for a first team place.’

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Exmouth Journal visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Exmouth Journal staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Exmouth Journal account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Other Sport Stories

6 minutes ago

Cougars edged a thrilling Exmouth Netball League contest, beating Assent 41-35.

Read more
6 minutes ago

Brixington Blues Under-14s were beaten 4-2 in a close encounter by visiting Axminster Tigers, writes Alan Diprose.

Read more
Yesterday, 17:17

Brixington Blues under-12s shared four goals with table-topping Alphington.

Read more
Yesterday, 17:17

Exmouth Town extended their unbeaten run to fourteen games with a 3-1 success at Helston Athletic last Saturday, writes John Dibsdall.

Read more
Yesterday, 17:16

Brixington Blues Under-11s were in fine form as they returned from a visit to Exeter having comfortably despatched hosts Central Santos 5-2.

Read more
Yesterday, 17:16

The East Devon seniors played a ‘three clubs and a putter competition’ at East Devon on Saturday, writes Paul Willoughby.

Read more
Yesterday, 08:02

Point-to-Point horse racing enthusiast will be heading to Black Forest Lodge this coming weekend, where it’s the turn of the Silverton to host their meeting on Sunday (January 22), writes Donna Harris.

Read more
Yesterday, 07:58

Liz Connolly was the winner of the first ladies competition of 2017 at East Devon Golf Club last week, writes Helen Chivers.

Read more
Yesterday, 07:58

East Budleigh shared four goals with hosts Clyst Valley Reserves, writes Mark Auton.

Read more
Yesterday, 07:56

Comets were 57-38 victors when they met Exejets in an Exmouth Netball league match.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 6°C

min temp: -1°C

Most Read Sport

Useful Links

Advertise in the Paper
Submit a Story
Subscriptions Order
Competitions
Photo Orders
Family notices
iwitness24
Google Plus
Facebook
Twitter
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Exmouth Journal e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Local business directory

Exmouth's trusted business finder


Show Job Lists

Find planning applications