Estover’s youth teams celebrate a successful season

Estover Park Youth FC girls
Estover Park Youth FC girls

ESTOVER Park Youth FC held their annual presentation at March United Services Club on Friday to celebrate another successful season, opened by the chairman, Alex Neal.

The Under 11 Girls, in their first season, finished mid-table in the S Tech League and also won the Wisbech St Mary five-a-side tournament. Best trainer award, Annalise Mitchell; Most improved player, Jordan Jones; Top scorer, Naomi McGarvie; Parents’ player, Hana Howsam; Players’ player, Lauren Hire; Manager’s player, Holly Patrick.

The Under 11 Boys had a good season in the Mid Norfolk League and also finished runners-up in the Outwell Swifts five-a-side tournament. Best trainer award, Zac Muholland; Most improved player, Ben Butterworth; Top scorer, Kieran Kirby; Parents’ player, Kyle Nosworthy; Players’ player, Brandon Pearce; Manager’s player, Patrick Allington.

The Under 14 Girls had their best season, finishing fourth in the S Tech League. Star player award, Dani Green; Most improved player, Molly Smethurst; Top scorer, Any Newell; Parents’ player, Maddi Garner; Players’ player, Erin Powell; Manager’s player, Brooke Anderson.

The Under 15 Girls finished fourth in the Fenland District League and also won the League Cup. Best trainer award, Millie Feist; Most improved player, Jade Anderson; Top scorer, Fern Paterson; Joint parents’ player, Emma Searle and Sydney Davis; Players’ player, Dani Westgate; Manager’s player, Bethan Evans.

Mr Neal said: “It was a great night and I thank the committee for all their support through the season. The club has really grown over the last four years and boasts the biggest and most successful girl’s section in March. The boy’s team is also extremely strong.

“I also thank The Citizen for promoting youth football in its paper.

“For next season we have set up a girls Under 11s team and already have a manager and players in place.”

Any players interested in joining the new U11 Girls team (Years 3 & 4) and any experienced players for the U12 Boys team should contact Teilo Pearce on 07979506983.

For the U16 girls next season (Years 10 & 11), the team are hoping to go 11-a-side and players interested should contact manager Gary Davis on 07824337771. The club is also happy to extend invitations to existing teams and any team interested should contact Alex Neal on 07506869257.