GOLF: Tiverton hold summer knockout tournaments

This is The West Country:

3:02pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

BRADLEY Scott, Tony Allsopp, John Treasure, Cameron Bundy and Gary Taylor were victorious in the men’s summer knock-out tournaments at Tiverton.

BOXING: Bradley Riggs wins western counties championship

This is The West Country:

3:01pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

TIVERTON'S season began on a high when Bradley Riggs won the southern division of the western counties senior welterweight title at Barnstable Rugby Club on Friday.

FOOTBALL: FA Cup joy for Willand Rovers

This is The West Country:

2:58pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

WILLAND Rovers beat Blackfield and Langley 1-0 in the second qualifying round of the FA Cup last night.

GOLF: Palmer edges home at Padbrook Park

This is The West Country:

2:56pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

SAM Palmer won the Autumn Meeting at Padbrook Park with an excellent score of 41 Stableford points.

NETBALL: Jupiter topple Poole on opening away day

This is The West Country: Netball: Sydenham round-up

2:00pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

JUPITER'S first away fixture resulted in a 42-25 victory at Poole.

HOCKEY: Bridgwater triumph in seven-goal thriller

This is The West Country:

2:00pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

BRIDGWATER overcame a resilient North Devon 4-3

Derby day in Burnham as United take on Middlezoy

This is The West Country:

2:00pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

BURNHAM United welcome local rivals Middlezoy Rovers to Cassis Close this Saturday (3pm KO) as they search for their fourth win of the season.

ANGLING: Wessex report

This is The West Country:

12:00pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

HAWKRIDGE is still fishing well, with plenty of fish showing on the surface all over the lake, and anglers averaging 2.4 fish per rod.

Supercross series title "is different to anything else I have achieved," says world champion Liam

This is The West Country:

9:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

BURNHAM BMX rider Liam Phillips says “it feels great” to have become the first British man to win the UCI BMX Supercross series world title, after the 25-year-old rode to glory at the fifth and final round in California on Sunday.

Taunton and District Football League round-up - Pope prods Gallery into second round

This is The West Country:

8:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

THE Gallery booked their place in the second round of the Rowbarton Cup with a 4-2 victory over Milverton thanks to a match-winning performance from veteran striker Mark Pope, who scored all four of the Bridgwater side's goals.

FOOTBALL: Peacocks ease to cup victory

This is The West Country:

4:17pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

TAUNTON Town won 5-1 at Wincanton in the Somerset Premier Cup last night, writes James Wright.

FOOTBALL: Robins can bounce back in tonight's cup test

This is The West Country:

4:10pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

CHARD will be looking to erase the memory of Saturday’s 4-0 league defeat when they entertain Wells City in the Somerset Premier Cup tonight (7.30pm).

Pitt frustrated as Highbridge lack cutting edge

This is The West Country:

2:00pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

HIGHBRIDGE Town manager Matt Pitt described Saturday’s 1-1 draw at Nailsea United Reserves as “a frustrating afternoon” and says his side lacked the cutting edge required to force a win.

Weston and District Football League Round-up - Eley and Yates kick-start Berrow Reserves

This is The West Country:

2:00pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

STEVEN Eley and Tom Yates were both on the score sheet for Berrow Reserves as they got their season going with a 2-1 victory over Nailsea United A on Saturday.

Uxella League round-up - Goals galore in six-all draw

This is The West Country:

2:00pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

IT was goals galore in this weekend’s Uxella League fixtures - none more so than in Division Three, where Huntspill Crowns and Rhode Lane Wanderers shared 12 goals in a thrilling 6-6 draw.

Seventh straight defeat for Berrow

This is The West Country:

8:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

BERROW’S early season struggles continue after they were beaten 3-0 by Watchet on Saturday.

Wembdon Saints suffer heavy defeat

This is The West Country:

8:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

WEMBDON Saints were beaten 8-0 by Staplegrove

Late double strike gives Middlezoy the points

This is The West Country:

8:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

Dan Luce and Craig Wright netted in the dying minutes for 'Zoy, after Aaron Whaites opener had been cancelled out by a St George equaliser of 85 minutes.

Out of the FA Cup

This is The West Country:

1:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

BRIDGWATER Town manager Richard Fey said he was “proud of his players” after their FA Cup campaign was ended by Conference South side Basingstoke at Fairfax Park on Saturday.

Haygrove national champs

This is The West Country: Cricket - cxz

6:18pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

HAYGROVE School’s Under-15 Boys cricket team were full of smiles and high-fives when they were crowned Under-16 National Champions.

BOWLS: Double delight at North Petherton

This is The West Country:

4:39pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

NORTH Petherton Bowling Club were winners of the Trevor Cup earlier this month, beating Victoria Park Bowling Club.

SKITTLES: Hazelnuts in cracking form

This is The West Country:

4:36pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

BIGGEST win in the Bridgwater Town & District Skittles League was Hazelnuts in Division 4, who won by 124 at The Globe, Cannington.

Vital play-off week for Rebels

This is The West Country:

2:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

THE Somerset Rebels embark on what could well be a season-defining week as they face two Play-Off matches in as many days, starting with the visit of the Scunthorpe Scorpions to the Oaktree Arena on Wednesday (Oct 1) night.

Luff makes England Women's Academy winter training squad

This is The West Country: ophie Luff shakes hands with the Sussex captain in the Under 19 Women's ARCH Trophy

10:43am Tuesday 30th September 2014

LYMPSHAM cricketer Sophie Luff has been selected as part of the England Women's Academy winter training squad.

Disjointed Burnham beaten at home

This is The West Country: Rugby: Somerset Cup semi-final to be held at Bridgwater & Albion

9:20am Tuesday 30th September 2014

BURNHAM’S season suffered another setback against recently promoted Chew Valley, as a lack of cohesion, organisation and commitment for lengthy periods of the game proved to be their downfall.

Fey proud of troops after FA Cup exit

This is The West Country:

8:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

BRIDGWATER Town manager Richard Fey said he was “proud of his players” after their FA Cup campaign was ended by Conference South side Basingstoke at Fairfax Park on Saturday.

May left to rue contentious decisions as Rebels are stung by Scorpions

This is The West Country: Rebels team manager Garry May says his riders are more than capable of challenging for honours this season.

2:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

THE Somerset Rebels slipped to a two-point defeat in their opening play-off fixture in North Lincolnshire and a date with the Scunthorpe Scorpions with which to open their Premier League Play-Off campaign.

FOOTBALL: Butcher strikes twice on return for reserves

This is The West Country:

6:38pm Monday 29th September 2014

CHARD reserves had too much pace for a big Seaton side on Sunday winning 1-0 away in the premier division of the Fresha Devon and Exeter league.

FOOTBALL: Perry Street league round-up

This is The West Country:

6:34pm Monday 29th September 2014

WHEN Danny Rendell put South Petherton ahead within two minutes of the start of their Premier Division match at home to struggling Beaminster, they must have thought they were on the way to a big score.

GOLF: Storming finish by Mosser and co at Windwhistle

This is The West Country:

6:29pm Monday 29th September 2014

THIRTY members of the Senior Section entered the Bowmaker competition last Monday.

FOOTBALL: Chard Under-18s handed league points

This is The West Country:

6:26pm Monday 29th September 2014

CHARD Town Under-18s’ Somerset Floodlight Youth League encounter at home to Bridgwater last Tuesday was postponed very late, with all the Chard players and some of the Bridgwater squad already at the ground.

FOOTBALL: Tatworth and Chard victorious at Holyrood Academy

This is The West Country:

6:25pm Monday 29th September 2014

TATWORTH and Chard emerged victorious when Holyrood Academy hosted a primary schools football competition.

Sporting day has the WOW factor

This is The West Country:

1:25pm Monday 29th September 2014

STUDENTS from primary schools across Bridgwater were able to experience sporting life at Bridgwater College Academy as part of a WOW day of curriculum enrichment.

Williams receives England call-up

This is The West Country:

1:21pm Monday 29th September 2014

BRIDGWATER College Sports Scholarship student, Jack Williams, has been selected to play in the England Basketball Under-17s Regional Development Tournament, at Nottingham’s Wildcat Arena.

Porter carries off September medal

1:15pm Monday 29th September 2014

A SUPERB gross level par 70 by Dave Porter on Saturday brought him the top spot in the September Medal at Brean.

Western Counties honour for Abraham

This is The West Country:

1:12pm Monday 29th September 2014

A KING ALFRED’S boxer will be going head to head with some tough opposition in October after being selected for the Western Counties Boxing Team.

Megan's making excellent progress

This is The West Country:

1:08pm Monday 29th September 2014

A YOUNG footballer from Burnham is going from strength to strength after being selected by the South West Centre of Excellence – one step closer to a place in the England Ladies set-up.

Bridgwater Town's FA Cup run ended by clinical Basingstoke

This is The West Country:

9:00am Monday 29th September 2014

FIRST-half goals from Liam Enver-Marum and Simon Dunn ensured there would be no upset at Fairfax Park as Basingstoke beat Bridgwater Town 2-0.

Bridgwater & Albion edge entertaining ten-try contest

This is The West Country:

8:00am Monday 29th September 2014

Matt Hastie (2), James Brakes, Bryan Webb, Ollie Dunn and James Martin all crossed for Albion as the sizable crowd at College Way were treated some fine entertainment.

GOLF: Secretaries past and present combine to Captain's Charity Open

This is The West Country:

8:00am Monday 29th September 2014

BREAN Golf Club Members Secretary Mike Carter and his predecessor Graham Exton teamed up to win the Captain's Charity Open on Saturday.

FENCING: Nat Lewis picked for elite coaching

This is The West Country:

5:00pm Saturday 27th September 2014

TAUNTON Blades coach Nat Lewis has been selected by British Fencing to attend an International Sabre Coaches course in Budapest, Hungary in September.

MOTOR SPORT: Smeatharpe prepares feast of high octane action

This is The West Country:

7:10am Saturday 27th September 2014

A DAY of fun and action awaits racegoers at Smeatharpe Stadium between Taunton and Honiton tomorrow (1pm).

FOOTBALL: Exeter City entertain league leaders today

This is The West Country:

7:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

EXETER City face a stern test of their recent progress today when they entertain League 2 leaders Bury at 3pm.

FOOTBALL: Holland set for Chard debut at Zembard Lane today

This is The West Country:

6:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

CHARD Town’s squad has been boosted by the signing of experienced utility man Scott Holland.

BADMINTON: Spectators welcome as Crewkerne hosts county championships

This is The West Country:

1:54pm Friday 26th September 2014

SOMERSET'S top badminton players are heading for Crewkerne Sports Centre this weekend to take part in the county championships.

CYCLING: Facey climbs to victory at Porlock Toll

This is The West Country:

1:17pm Friday 26th September 2014

REX Facey’s hilly training schedule paid dividends as he climbed to victory in the veteran men’s event at the massively popular Porlock Toll Road Hill Climb.

RUNNING: Genge heads Chard contingent in half marathon

This is The West Country:

1:11pm Friday 26th September 2014

FIVE female members of Chard Road Runners joined a field of 10,000 taking part in the Bristol Half Marathon.

BOXING: Tiverton's Bradley Riggs in championship action tonight

This is The West Country:

12:49pm Friday 26th September 2014

TIVERTON welterweight Bradley Riggs boxes for the southern division of the Western Counties title at the Budehaven Leisure Centre in Cornwall tonight (Friday).

GOLF: Padbrook seniors in Emerton Court final

This is The West Country:

12:47pm Friday 26th September 2014

PADBROOK Park’s Seniors reached the final of the Emerton Court Trophy for the first time in their history.

SKITTLES: Latest results from Sampford Peverell and district league

This is The West Country:

12:45pm Friday 26th September 2014

DIVISION A, results: Globe Appley B 383, Elmore Club 408; Bradninch C Club 509, Castaways 438; The Hounds 372, Brass Monkeys 338; Settler Boys 409, Barmy Army 396; Redwoods 396, Globetrotters 398; Queens Head, bye; Lumberjacks 356, Globe Appley 402; Bellies 393, Calverleigh 374.







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