Training has progressed well and the squad equitted itself encouragingly against Pirates Amatuers at The Mennaye. The Ams earned promotion last season as champions of Tribute Cornwall and Devon, winning 24 of their 26 league games. They will begin this season in Counties 1 Tribute Western West, which is at level 7 in the new league structure.
Final score: Pirates Amateurs 33 : 12 St Ives (SW)
The Hakes have a curtain raiser friendly at The Recreation Ground this Saturday 27th August with a 3:00pm kick off. The club extends a warm invitation to all supporters old and new.