TORRINGTON bounced back from their 50-point drubbing by Teignmouth with a 16-9 win over Tamar Saracens. Three George Simmonds penalties put Sarries in control early on. Torrie winger Chris Beer pulled back a try with Andy Manning's goal closing it to 9-7
TORRINGTON bounced back from their 50-point drubbing by Teignmouth with a 16-9 win over Tamar Saracens.Three George Simmonds penalties put Sarries in control early on. Torrie winger Chris Beer pulled back a try with Andy Manning's goal closing it to 9-7 at the break.Torrington ground out a win, getting fly-half Andy Manning into position to slot three second-half penalties.l SOUTH Molton grabbed two more points towards their Devon One promotion push when they defeated Totnes 22-6.Totnes had the slope in their favour before half time, but were only 3-0 up which wasn't enough.Molton scrum-half Kev Bateman put the home side in front soon after the break. Tots' fly half Mark Hooper slotting a penalty for a brief 6-5 lead. It stayed 6-5 until the last 10 minutes when Adam Crispin kicked a penalty for South Molton.With time ticking down, South Molton ran in two breakaway tries from Mark Drayton and Will Friend to finish off Totnes.l THE cards flew thick and fast at Brimlands where Ilfracombe scraped home 14-13 against Devonport HSOBS.Referee Tommy Clarke issued two red cards and four yellows, as well as awarding two penalty tries, both of them to Ilfracombe.Ilfracombe's Paul Prentice added both conversions.Alex Buckley had earlier put the visitors in front with a pair of penalties.Buckley slotted a third penalty after the break to edge the Old Boys back in front.DHS fell behind to a second penalty try as the Ilfracombe scrum drove for the Devonport line.Second row Alec Elford crossed to put the Old Boys within one point with 10 minutes to go.