FOOTBALL: Woodhall Spa youth go head-to-head in memorial match

Woodhall Spa U11s EMN-141105-164148001
Woodhall Spa U11s EMN-141105-164148001

Woodhall Spa U10s and U11s went head to head in the Tim Barker Memorial match on Saturday, the U11s coming out on top 9-1.

Tim Barker passed away in March 2011, he had a great interest in sport especially football, which he encouraged in Woodhall Spa with local youth.

The referee was Matt Barker, Tim’s son and both of the managers, Gordon Hodson and Alan Caraher, had previously managed and coached the team for which Tim was linesman.

Janet Barker, Tim’s wife, presented the Trophy and Anne Simons, vice–president of Coningsby and Tattershall Lions, which sponsors the annual match, presented medals to both teams.