Fishermen net Peninsula victory
APPLEDORE got back to winning ways in the South West Peninsula League on Saturday.
The Fishermen beat Plymouth-based Division One East rivals Stoke Gabriel 1-0 thanks to a second half Richard Hevingham goal.
The fifth-placed hosts put up a good fight and made most of the running in a match they should have won.
But a great defensive display under waves of Stoke pressure at the Churchward Memorial Ground saw Appledore hold onto the win and put an end to a frustrating run of two straight league defeats.
Appledore are at home to fourth-placed Teingmouth on Saturday.
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