KINGSBRIDGE 44 points SIDMOUTH 3

KINGSBRIDGE welcomed old foes Sidmouth to High House for their first home match of the new Western Counties (West) league campaign on Saturday and treated their loyal band of supporters to a thrilling seven try performance that lifts them up to second in the league table.

Sidmouth arrived at High House apparently expecting victory but were […]

September 13th, 2017|1st XV, Seniors|0 Comments

BURNHAM-ON-SEA 15 KINGSBRIDGE 20

Kingsbridge made hard work of securing victory in the opening game of their return to Western Counties West, beating Burnham by 15-20.

A game of two halves for certain, Kings started in great style, line breaks a plenty, a scrum dominant and a bonus point win looked on the cards. Newman, Glover in the backs and […]

September 4th, 2017|1st XV, Seniors|0 Comments

1st XV outplayed

DRYBROOK 35 points                   KINGSBRIDGE 7

Kingsbridge travelled to Drybrook in good heart after their last couple of results but were soon brought down to earth with a bump as they were outplayed by a powerful home side.

The game was overshadowed by an injury to hooker James Westlake who popped his knee within the first 10 minutes […]

October 12th, 2016|1st XV, Seniors|0 Comments

Kings pick up valuable points

KINGSBRIDGE 16 points               CLEVEDON 16

KINGSBRIDGE welcomed another new team to High House on Saturday, in the form of Clevedon, for Round 5 of this seasons South West One (West) league programme. Having picked up their first win of the season at Chard the previous week, Kingsbridge still knew that mid-table Clevedon would pose a serious […]

October 4th, 2016|1st XV, Seniors|0 Comments

Maiden win for 1st XV

CHARD 15 points                KINGSBRIDGE 25

Travelling away for the second week in a row Kingsbridge produced a gutsy performance in gaining their first victory in South West One. A 25 – 15-point win, which included a try bonus point, over a Chard side who were also looking for their first points of the season, is fair […]

September 27th, 2016|1st XV, Seniors|0 Comments

Kings Beaten But Unbowed

Kingsbridge travelled to table topping Weston Super Mare and if they needed any reminding how hard this division is going to be they came away in no doubt. But they also came away with their spirit and courage very much intact. In a game that saw them beaten 53-14 they showed all the pluck that […]

September 21st, 2016|1st XV, Seniors|0 Comments

1st XV miss out against Bideford

KINGSBRIDGE 19 Points              BIDEFORD 31

KINGSBRIDGE welcomed Bideford to High House for their first home league match of the new season, in the South West One league on Saturday.

Kingsbridge were without a number of first choice players through injury and unavailability, which gave several younger players the chance to stake their claim for a regular starting […]

September 13th, 2016|1st XV, Seniors|0 Comments

Defeat but No Disgrace

Newly promoted Kingsbridge started life in South West One defeated but by no means disgraced after they fell 19-10 to last season’s promotion chasing Thornbury.

Kings had little time to get themselves ready as they were stuck in horrendous traffic on the journey up to Thornbury. Arriving just 10 mins before scheduled kick off and being […]

September 5th, 2016|1st XV, Seniors|0 Comments

Devon Intermediate Cup Winners

CREDITON Nil                     KINGSBRIDGE 20

 

KINGSBRIDGE travelled to Crediton on Wednesday evening for the final of this seasons Devon Intermediate Cup. This was Kingsbridge’s second successive visit to the final following their narrow loss to Teignmouth in the same competition last season and they were desperate not to finish as the nearly-boys again this season.

Strangely this was […]

April 22nd, 2016|1st XV, Seniors|0 Comments

Winning Run Comes to End

KINGSBRIDGE’S 10-match unbeaten run came to an abrupt end in their penultimate league game of the season at Truro on Saturday as they fell to only their fourth defeat of the season by the narrowest of margins.

Victory in Cornwall would have all but guaranteed the Blue and Whites the league title with only the visit […]

April 18th, 2016|1st XV, Seniors|0 Comments