Swetnam added to squad
LEEK Town manager Lee Casswell swooped last week to strengthen his squad by signing Market Drayton Town midfielder Rhys Swetnam, Swetnam, aged 21, who can also play at the back is a versatile player who has previously been on the books at Stourbridge and Stafford Rangers.
It’s Evesham in the Trophy
Leek Town travel to Calor League Division One South and West outfit Evesham United in the First Qualifying Round of the FA Trophy.
The game will be staged at the Jubilee Stadium on Saturday, October 19 (3pm) Blues played Evesham last season in the Preliminary Round of the FA Cup at Harrison Park and won the game 2-1.
Fans wishing to travel to Goole on the team coach this Saturday should ring 01538 386356 for further details.
The coach leaves the ground at 10.30am picking up at Catchems Corner at 11am .
Cost £8.00 each (all classes).
Supporters coach to Sutton Coldfield
Leek Town supporters club has organised a fans coach for the trip to Sutton Coldfield on Saturday, October 26 and seats are filling up fast.
Anyone wishing to travel on the coach should ring Mark Brough on 07969 515 244 for further details.
Supporters club officials are also organising a ‘Curry Nite’ to be held at the Red Lion on the Market Square on Sunday, November 17, price £10 per head. Again ring Mark for further details.
Leek Town Sportsman’s Evening
Leek Town’s latest Sportsman’s Evening will be held in the Blues Bar on Thursday, October 17. The main speaker will be former Welsh International footballer Dean Saunders supported by Liverpool comedian Jed Stone.
Tickets are priced at £20 and will include a pie and peas supper. For further details ring Andy Wain on 07974 710 181 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alternatively ring Matt Beeby on 07712 584 356 Supporter of the year The hunt is on to find the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League’s number one supporter.
Evo-Stik have teamed up with the NPL to sponsor a new Bostik Supporter of the Year Award.
The new accolade is also playing a key role in the league’s backing for the Football Association sponsored Fan Based Experience project.
Entry forms and voting rules for nominating the inaugural 2014 Supporter of the Year Award are on their way to Harrison Park. Exceptional volunteers who work for the benefit of their clubs or someone who has overcome a personal challenge or disability to regularly support their team are eligible for the award.
Leading scorers Jordan Johnson 10; Andy Kinsey 4; Mitch Husbands 3; John Johnston 3; Dan Shelley 2; Dan Smith 2; Anthony Danylyk 2; Sam Hall 1; Ryan Dicker 1; Matt Bell 1; Niall MaGuire 1.
Coming up October Sat 12: Goole - a, 3pm.
Tue 15: Chasetown - h, 7.45pm. Staffs Senior Cup.
Sat 19: Evesham United - a, 3pm. FA Trophy.
Tue 22: Halesowen Town - h, 7.45pm Sat 26: Sutton Coldfield Town - a, 3pm Tue 29: Belper Town - a, 7.45pm