Holt and Souter share POTY award

Evo Stik Division One North Ossett Albion’s player of the year award was won jointly by goalkeeper Brett Souter and Stefan Holt. The pair received their trophies from Albion’s record appearance holder Peter Eaton at their recent presentation night. Souter has had a great season after winning his place back, while captain Holt has enjoyed  read more→

Maltby close in on new manager

Toolstation NCEL Premier Division  Maltby Main hope to name their new manager this week after receiving a deluge of interest in the role. Interviews are currently underway in the race to succeed Spencer Fearn, who has taken up the position of manager at Frickley Athletic. He will be a hard act to follow as he turned  read more→

Hepworth is back in the dugout

Former AFC Emley manager Darren Hepworth is back in football after taking charge of ambitious West Yorkshire League new-boys Huddersfield YMCA. The role will suit Hepworth as YMCA play few midweek games, a key reason behind his departure from AFC Emley as mounting work commitments meant his availability during the week would be limited. YMCA  read more→

Stirrup is latest player to sign for Steels

Evo Stik Division One North Influential midfielder Richard Stirrup has become the latest player to sign a contract with Stocksbridge Park Steels. Stirrup has been a revelation since his return from travelling in Australia. His performances from February onwards were a major reason why Stocksbridge surprised many by going on an incredible winning run to  read more→

Two commit futures to Tadcaster

Evo Stik Division One North An emotional week at Tadcaster Albion has ended with Andy Milne and Tom Corner agreeing to stay for next season. The pair are the first to pledge their futures following the change of personnel in the Tadcaster dugout. Title-winning boss Billy Miller resigned, along with Matt Heath, because of mounting work  read more→

Richards wants strength in depth

Toolstation NCEL Division One Ian Richards wants to give his promotion-winning Penistone Church squad a chance in the Premier Division next season. However, he wants to add some new recruits to ensure there is strength in depth. “We are going to Newcastle this weekend for our end of season do and that shows the togetherness  read more→

Steels re-sign star striker Lumsden

Evo Stik Division One South  Stocksbridge Park Steels have managed to keep hold of their star striker Joe Lumsden. Former Armthorpe Welfare forward Lumsden has penned a new deal to remain at Bracken Moor next season. He has been an integral figure part of Chris Hilton’s side in the past 18 months an it is a massive  read more→

Sensational Church stun Brid to win Cup

Toolstation NCEL League Cup Bridlington Town 1-4 Penistone Church Penistone Church rounded off the greatest season in their history by lifting the League Cup following the shock victory over higher league Bridlington Town at Sheffield United’s Bramall Lane. The trophy was remarkably won by the last third of the game as Church stormed ahead decisively  read more→

Frickley legend Hood keeps post

Evo Stik Premier Division Frickley Athletic legend Jon Hood is staying on as part of new boss Spencer Fearn’s coaching staff. Hood, who is a former Frickley goalkeeper, is remaining as goalkeeping coach, a position he has held for many years under various managers. Physio Molly Tyerman is also staying put. Joining Fearn and his  read more→

Scarborough re-sign four players

Evo Stik Division One North Scarborough Athletic have announced their first set of retained players as they prepare to return to their hometown. Agreeing terms for their first season back home so far are captain Dave Merris and fellow defender Matty Turnbull plus midfielders James Cadman and Jamie Price. Experienced defender Dominic Roma has left  read more→