Shiners kick off with a cricket match!


South Normanton Athletic will start their preparation for the 2014/15 football season with a cricket match.

Manager Mark Wilson will lead a side in a 20 -ver match against the village’s other premier sporting team, South Normanton Cricket Club tomorrow (Sunday 1pm) at the Jim Sims Memorial Ground off Storth Lane.

A BBQ, bowl off and penalty shoot-out will give all a chance to be involved in what promises to be a great day. All are welcome to come along to support both sides.

Training starts in earnest for the Shiners squad on Tuesday, 8th July, with the first friendly on 12th July when the Shiners travel to Hilton Harriers (3pm).

Other friendlies: Thu, 17th July, Chesterfield H, Sat, 19th July, Uttoxeter Town H, Mon, 21st July, Mickleover Sports H, Sat, 26th July, Holbrook St Michaels A, Mon, 28th July, Long Eaton United H.