Summer Tournament 2011
Gorleston Rangers FC 23rd Annual Youth Football Tournament
In association with Specsavers, Great Yarmouth
Media partners – Great Yarmouth Mercury
The tournament was held over the weekend of 18th and 19th June 2011 at Ormiston Venture Academy, Gorleston. Two hundred and thirteen teams entered from all around East Anglia and beyond, representing 107 different clubs. The tournament was once again a great success with 15 pitches used on both Saturday and Sunday, nearly 1,500 boys and girls participated in over 700 matches.
The club is grateful to its individual team managers, committee members, friends, associates, referees, Specsavers, Great Yarmouth, St. John's Ambulance, Ormiston Venture Academy, trophy sponsors and advertisers for their support in making this tournament possible and the success it was. A special thank you for the continued support from the clubs that enter the tournament each year, with many travelling over 100 miles to play.
Thanks to our main sponsor Specsavers, Great Yarmouth, media partners The Great Yarmouth Mercury and also special thanks to our trophy sponsors:-
Great Yarmouth Lions Club, Saks Hair and Beauty, Brewers Chip Saloon, Seajacks UK Limited, Dimascio Ice Cream, Moughton Engineering Limited, Sheila and Jamie Read.
Under 7 & 8
There was a total of 32 teams entered in these two age groups over the two days, with no scores recorded in line with National FA regulations, all participants received a Gorleston Rangers FC commemorative medal as a reminder of the day. Thanks to the Great Yarmouth Lions Club for sponsoring the medals.
AFC Sudbury 1 Woodbridge Town 0
Gorleston Rangers 'A' 0 (3 pens) Waveney Youths 0 (0 pens)
Dereham Town 2 West Winch 0
Waveney Youths 'A' 3 Gorleston Rangers 'A' 0
Gorleston Rangers 1 (5 pens) Fleet Spurs 1 (4 pens)
Great Yarmouth Town 5 Great Yarmouth Town 1
Gorleston Rangers 'A' 1 Coventry Sphinx 0
Gorleston Rangers 2 Whitton United 0
Under 11 Girls
Witnesham Wasps 'A' 2 Witnesham Wasps 'B' 1
Under 14 Girls
The under 14 girls section was played on a league basis and was won by Dereham Wanderers, with Gorleston Rangers runners up.