ILFRACOMBE came out on top in their top-of-the-table local derby clash with Bideford in Division 1 of the Westward Developments Devon Women’s Football league

Bideford went into the game defending a 100% record, but home side Ilfracombe pipped them by the odd goal of three to leapfrog to the top of the table.

A goal from Keeley Coates and an own goal secured the points for Ilfracombe, with Tracey Cross on target for Bideford.

LFC Sparta have scored five goals in each of their first two games. In the first they conceded six, but at home to Barnstaple they only let in only one, scored by Molly Jones. Goal scorers for Sparta were Sian Brayshaw (2), Katie Campbell, Gabriella Corby and Dani Goodwin