Wednesday, 21st December 2016
SCHOOLBOY soccer players proved to be on the ball at area trials
SCHOOLBOY soccer players proved to be on the ball when they caught the eye of coaches at area trials.
The trio of
Striker Adam Morland, 12, of Leyburn, winger Michael Dent, 13, of Jervaulx and right back Henry Wilshire, 12, of Leyburn, impressed coaches with their passion for the game and footballing skills.
Manchester United fan Michael, who scored a goal in the trials, said: “We do love the game and playing at this higher level brought the best out in us. We would all love to play as long as we can and for Premiership sides and
Head teacher of The Wensleydale School and Sixth Form Julia Polley said: “Being selected for area squads and higher is so important for the whole school as it raise aspirations across the board.
“The boys love their football and this dedication to their sport certainly shines through when they play.”