BARNSTAPLE U16s won their Devon Cup first round match 39-10 at Teignmouth. Barum scored five tries in the first half. Lloyd Chugg scored the first and third tries with James Reeves scoring the second.Linford Brock completed the scoring in the first half w

BARNSTAPLE U16s won their Devon Cup first round match 39-10 at Teignmouth.

Barum scored five tries in the first half. Lloyd Chugg scored the first and third tries with James Reeves scoring the second.Linford Brock completed the scoring in the first half with a brace of tries.

With Pat Sanders landing two conversions, Barum enjoyed a 29-10 half-time lead.

Barum had to endure more pressure in the second half, but excellent counter-attacking brought further tries for Brock and Chris James. Teignmouth scored a late well-deserved consolation try.

Injury hit Barnstaple U15s went down 19-5 to Minehead.

They trailed 7-0 at the break, but pulled a try back through scrum-half Calum Sumners assisted by No.8 Scott Warren.

With injuries during the game to key personnel Josh Beech, Jed Avery and Charlie Bishop, Barum's comeback faded.

There were good defensive performances from Danny Giblett, George Houlford, Jed Avery and Sumners.