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Devon Schools' Under-16s confirm training dates

10 Jan 2019 12:15 | Sara Raine

DEVON Schools’ Under-16s have confirmed their training dates ahead of their next three matches.

Training will take place at Exmouth RFC (Imperial Ground EX8 1DG) between 6.30-8.30pm on:-

Friday, January 18, 2019

Friday, February 1, 2019

Friday, February 22, 2019

These sessions are all two days before matches and squads for the games will be confirmed after training. 

The training sessions are subject to pitch inspection on the morning so please check the website for details should the weather not be favourable. Refreshments, parking and changing rooms will be available.

Parents/guardians should email nick.burt27@gmail.com or 
devonschools.secretary@gmail.com if players are unavailable or injured.

Devon Under-16s A opened their season last Sunday with a 16-10 win over Somerset A, while Devon’s B team narrowly lost 19-17.

Devon’s next fixture will be against North Gloucestershire at Hartpury College (GL19 3BE) on their artificial pitch on Sunday, January 20. The A team game will kick-off at 11am so players will need to on site for 10am, with the B team match starting at 12.45pm, Food will be provided for players after the game. Parking for parents at Hartpury will be in the farm car park, with changing at the Sports Academy Centre. Food will be served in the Gloucester training facility.

Devon will then travel to Cornwall on February 3 before hosting Dorset & Wiltshire at Ivybridge RFC on Sunday, February 24. 

The Cornwall match will be played on the artificial 3G pitch at Callywith College in Bodmin, with the B game due to kick-off at 1.30pm and the A match at 3pm.