CLUB NEWS: Newport get off to winning start
Newport cycle speedway club got their new season off to a winning start, winning round 1 of the Junior League at the East Newport track, recording a rare win over the powerful Poole club and also headed Exeter, Horspath, Southampton and East Newport in a very impressive display.
The 27 Newport riders including 6 debutants all rode their hearts out to score a massive 232 points, 29 points ahead of Poole.
Indvidually the club had Kalem Martin, Esmae Lewis, Sophie Bees, Sam Marsh and Ben Truscott all reaching A finals.
Newport 232, Poole 203, Exeter 154, Horspath 85, Southampton 76, East Newport 36.
The next Junior League round is at Horspath on Saturday May 7th.