Mon 13 May 2019 08:33

Exciting times lie ahead for Exeter Athletic’s first XV, who secured league promotion when they won the play off fixture on Saturday, April 27th.

Playing at home against Newquay Hornets, Exeter won the game by 26 points with a final score of 29-3.


The Exeter Athletic team will move up into the higher league of Cornwall & Devon in the 2019/20 season, joining the likes of Penryn and Torquay Athletic. 


The team were also awarded Team of the Month for April 2019.


Best of luck to the squad for the 2019/20 season!

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