YDL Upper – Match 4

Sunday, 26th July 2015
Stanney Oaks, Ellesmere Port

When push came to shove, Bolton’s U20 and U17 juniors proved their mettle by winning the fourth and final YDLU fixture of the Northern West 2 division today. A slender 9.5 points separated the Blue Vests from Border Harriers in Ellesmere Port, whilst the challenge from Stockport, who were just two points adrift and in second in the table at the start of the day, did not materialise – they finished bottom of matchday standings.

It means the Club’s Upper Age juniors can celebrate achieving promotion, just as their U15 and U13 counterparts did last week. Their 23 points total was a gargantuan 7 more than Stockport, who remained second. This double success just goes to show the club is on the right trajectory, and the Seniors will hope to qualify for the play-off in a fortnight and make it three promotions out of three in a single season.

Congratulations to all the athletes, coaches and particularly the Team Managers Phil Chadbond and Bill Miller.

Meeting result:
1 Bolton United Harriers 391
2 Border Harriers 381.5
3 Crewe & Nantwich AC 362.5
4 Lancaster Morcambe AC 321
5 West Cheshire AC 291
6 Stockport Harriers & AC 229 

Awaiting report/photos.


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