JUNIOR FOOTBALL: Champion pairing toast successful seasons

Silver lining: Holbeach United U/11s (above) and Spalding Athletic U/10s (below) both had title-winning seasons.
Silver lining: Holbeach United U/11s (above) and Spalding Athletic U/10s (below) both had title-winning seasons.
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TWO of South Holland’s top youth sides are celebrating after trophy-laden seasons.

Holbeach United U/11s got their hands on two titles, having done the league and cup double in the Fenland and District League.

Having started out as an U/8 team, this is the team’s first league title and maiden league cup win since the side was formed.

Tigers boss Danny Mason said: “It’s nice to see all their effort over the years has finally paid off.”

Also enjoying a cracking campaign were Spalding Athletic U/10s.

They delivered a league title to round off a sensational campaign.

• SPALDING Athletic Football Club are looking for football players in school years one and two.

Kids will learn the basics of football and will have the opportunity to play in matches every Saturday in an FA affiliated league.

Training takes place on Wednesday nights (6-7.30pm) at Leaveslake Drove, West Pinchbeck, PE11 3QJ at a cost of £2 per session.

Players will be coached by a FA Level Two coaches who are CRB checked and first aided. All interested players are invited to turn up without registration.

You can send an email to email@spaldingathleticfc.com or call Stewart on 07507891197.

• PARENTS still have time to book their children a place with Arsenal Soccer Schools this half term.

The Gunners are bringing their popular courses back to South Holland next week, with places still available.

There will be two successive days of coaching at Spalding High School on Monday and Tuesday, while a session will be held on June 3 at Holbeach Primary School.

Another course on June 3 is being held at Deeping Leisure Centre.

All courses run from 10am-3pm, with children of any ability between the ages of five and 13 all welcome. Certificates will be awarded for everybody in attendance.

Visit www.playthearsenalway.com or call 07919 206347 to book or to find out more information.