Lympstone make fine start to the new season

PUBLISHED: 13:40 28 August 2018 | UPDATED: 13:40 28 August 2018


Lympstone made a superb start to the new Devon and Exeter League season with wins for both the first and second teams.

The first team were involved in a Division Three home derby against Otterton.

Sam Schlaefli scored a hat-trick and the other goal was scored by Kyle Bassett.

Otterton got a late consolation with Simon Tulley scoring from the penalty spot.

Lympstone Reserves were in Division Eight action away at Devon Yeoman in Exeter where they secured a splendid 3-1 win with goals from Hayden Figures, Chris Porter and Connor Crowley.

On Saturday (September 1) the first team have another East Devon derby with a game at East Budleigh.

The Lympets second team, who are in action at home to Exmouth Town thirds tonight (Tuesday) are also at home on Saturday when they entertain Exeter-based Central.

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