Laurence is sponsored by the Mermaid Inn St Marys
Initially joining us on dual registration with Exeter Chiefs in 2014/15, Laurence signed a full contract in March 2015.
He enjoyed a very successful first season with the Pirates making 21 appearances and scoring59 points,
He has previously turned out for the Exeter Chiefs Academy's under 18 and under 19 teams and played senior rugby for Newton Abbot in National Three South, where he was awarded the Coaches Cup for the player showing most skill
His game really developed in the 2015/16 season.
In taking command of the 10 shirt, he took his games tally to 46 and was the club’s leading points scorer, on 175.
|Year of Birth:||1994|
|Weight:||13st 12lbs (88kg)|
|Position:||Fly Half/Full Back|
|Previous Clubs:||Newton Abbot|
|Honours:||Devon U15s-20s, South West U16s|
|Games (To April 2016)||46|
Prior to joining the Pirates Laurence had been concentrating on an HND in Sports Performance at Bicton College that followed his senior education at King's College Taunton.
He started his rugby with South Molton RFC at the age of seven before moving to Barnstaple RFC when he was 10.
As is the case for many players, he is appreciative of those who have given him support, not only his parents but also the 1st XV coach at King's College Nick Gresswell, and to Bicton College's head coach Rob Gibson