A big Boxing Day crowd was present to watch the annual encounter between the Sidmouth 1xt XV and a President’s XV, a contest played out in perfect conditions and won 41-26 by the President’s XV, writes Terry O’Brien.
Sidmouth RFC Under-9s entertained Newton Abbot at the club’s Sidford pitches and, despite sickness amongst the young players, the hosts were still able to field a squad of 20 enabling them to field two teams, both to play a pair of games.
Sidmouth Chiefs produced one of their most complete performances of the season to defeat old rivals Tiverton 20-0 and reach the mid-point of the league campaign just above halfway in seventh position, writes Terry O’Brien.
The Sidmouth Under-13 girls’ team showed just how much they continue to improve as they came up against a powerful and experienced Kingsbridge side who beat them, but were made to work hard for the success.
Sidmouth Chiefs produced one of their best all-round performances of the season in an entertaining game to overturn a 13 point deficit and record an emphatic 45-18 victory at Wellington, a result that lifts them above midway in the league, writes Terry O’Brien.