Melksham Town Girls teams had a great day at the Wiltshire Girls futsul competition which was held at the Futsul centre in Swindon on Saturday 25th April.
The u10's Final was a all Melksham affair after both teams won all their league games and won their Semi Finals. The Yellow team edged it with a goal 12 seconds from time and will represent Witlshire in Paigton next Sunday in the south West FInals. The u14's made it through to the Semi fianls where they were narrowly beaten 1-0 by Frome Town Ladies. In the afternoon session the U12 girls team shocked the opposition putting on some of the best football played and were beaten finalists by Bath City. The u16 girls remained unbeaten in the competiton and ran out 2-1 winners v Swindon Spitfires and will travel to Paignton at the end of May to Represent Wiltshire.
Open football training sessions have been arranged for all budding footballers, currently in Reception Class.
Starting Sunday 17 May 2015 and running for 6 weeks at Christie Miller Playing Field
This training will involve some basic skills training, to give your child a chance to see if they are interested in playing football and preparation for 2015-16 season for the U6 age group.
Please email your child’s interest to book a place. A reply will then be issued explaining everything you need to know. Places will be limited.
PLEASE DO NOT TURN UP WITHOUT REGISTERING, TO AVOID DISAPOINTMENT !
First Session Free
We will be looking for parents interested in helping on the day & assist the Manager running the age group for the forthcoming season, in particular we need administrators & coaches. Please let us know if you are keen to be involved ASAP.
Tom Crawford – 07809 827328
There were mixed fortunes for the Ladies and Girls sides from MTFC over the weekend of the 18th and 29th April in the Wiltshire Ladies and Girls league cup Semi finals.
On the Saturday the U14 girls ran out 5-0 winners over FC Chippenham to make the final for the 3rd time in four seasons.
The u16 girls made it 5 finals on the trot after a convincing 7-0 win against Sarum Youth.
On the Sunday the Ladies played in a hard fought game against Swindon Spitfires and after falling behind in the first half took a 2-1 lead in the second half but spits drew level later in the game through a disputed goal.
The sides could not be seperated in extra time and spits went on to win 4-3 in the the penalty shoot out.
The finals take place on Sunday 17th May.
Melksham Town FC had mixed fortunes in the Mid Wilts Cup semi finals which took place on Saturday 21st March at Leafy, lane Corsham.
The U15 Hurricanes ran out 1-0 winners against Westfield to proceed to the Cup final where they wil lplay Bath Arsenal.
The U16's lost out in a pulsating cup Semi foinal 5-4 to Holt FC and the U14 Hurricanes lost out to league rivals Bath Arsenal 4-0.
The u11 Tornadoes from divison 4 pushed Trowbridge Town from Division 1 close losing out 4-2 putting in a great performance.
Next weekend it is the girls semi finals with the ladies, u16 and u14 girls in Semi final action.