FOOTBALL: Deeping and Thurlby are among winners at annual Crowland competition

Popular event: Holbeach United U/7s and Thurlby U/7s were among the teams in action at Crowland.
Popular event: Holbeach United U/7s and Thurlby U/7s were among the teams in action at Crowland.

Crowland Town welcomed more than 90 teams to their annual junior football tournament.

The third staging of the annual event proved to be a big success with the Snowden Field even managing to dodge the majority of the bad weather.

The tournament featured nine age groups from under-7 to under-15.

Deeping Rangers Under 11s and Thurlby Under 10swere among the winners, while Deeping’s Under 12s and Thurlby Black Under 13s made finals.

Spalding United, Holbeach United and Bourne Town were also represented, as were hosts Crowland Town.

• Final scores: Under 9 – Feeder Soccer 5 March SS 0. Under 10 – Werrington A 0 Thurlby 5. Under 11 – Deeping 3 Werrington 1. Under 12 – Deeping 1 Eye B 2. Under 13 – Thurlby Black 2 Wasps A 3. Under 14 – Whittlesey Blue 2 Wisbech A 1. Under 15 – PSL A 4 PSL B 2.

• The Under 7 and Under 8 events were considered non-competitive.