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All the weekend scores cup and league

Bampton star in South Devon, Spreyton star in Plymouth

Bampton and Spreyton stole the show in the County cups and way down in Division Eight Sandford make it a day to remember for the club.

Although the weather did its best to ruin another Saturday, matches were played in every division, but the focus and glory came in the County cups. Bampton are through to the semi finals of the Firewatch Devon Senior cup their 120th minute goal at Paignton Saints winning the day. In the Intermediate cup Spreyton are into the semis following their 5-2 win at Morley Rangers in Plymouth.

Cronies hopes of getting through to the Devon Premier cup semis have been held over for a week. Their Topsham pitch failed a pitch inspection and although Exwick Villa kindly offered their ground with a 5pm kick off, Mount Gould declined and will now stage next weeks attempt.

Premier leaders Villa meanwhile avenged their 2-1 defeat at Colyton some time ago with a 4-0 win in Exeter and soar six points clear.

Other highlights saw Witheridge win at Beer, and the Alphas and Heavies share the points in the only Div 1 match played.

Struggling Halwill came good at Tipton in their Division 2 duel, but Cranbrook suffered a title setback in Division Five where they went under 2-1 to Central.

Elmore’s third string tasted defeat for the first time beaten 2-0 at Sandford, while in the Bill Slee cup Halwill became the last team to get their name in the hat for the quarter finals thumping Priory 7-2.

Altogether 19 league and cup matches completed, treble last weeks progress.

SATURDAY 9TH FEBRUARY

PREMIER
Beer Albion 2 Witheridge 4
Exwick Villa 4 Colyton 0

DIVISION 1
Alphington 2 Heavitree United 2

DIVISION 2
Dawlish United 5 Royal Oak 2
Honiton Town 1 Bow AAC 4
Tipton St John 1 Halwill 4
University 3 Newtown 1

DIVISION 3
Lympstone 2 Sandford 4
Newton St Cyres 7 Budleigh Salterton 3

DIVISION 4
Feniton 1 Pinhoe 3
University 5 St Martins 2

DIVISION 5
Cranbrook 1 Central 2

DIVISION 6
Colyton 1 Lapford 3

DIVISION 7
HT Dons 2 Thorverton 6

DIVISION 8
Millwey Rise 1 Dawlish United 6
Sandford 2 Elmore 0

FIREWATCH DEVON SENIOR CUP ROUND 5
Paignton Saints 0 Bampton 1 aet

A & S PAVING DEVON INTERMEDITE CUP ROUND 5
Bridgerule 4 Buckfastleigh 4 aet (Bucks won 6-5 pens)
Morley Rangers 2 Spreyton 5

BILL SLEE CUP
Halwill 7 Priory 2

Saturday 9th February 2019