Under 8s + 13s Panthers 2004 / 2005 ~ penned "Big Nige"
Rovers U8's Panthers vs Accrington Stanley Jnrs, at home, Sun 24th April 11.00
Great Harwood came up against a very strong Accy Stanley team, with Harwood getting few attacks in each half. Thanks to some excellent defending from Jordan Edmondson and MOTM Brandon Blackmore, Accy only managed to score either side of the break This was to be the U8's Panthers last game of what has been an excellent season, finishing 5th out of 16 teams is outstanding. Final score Great Harwood 0 Accy Stanley 2. Motm Brandon Blackmore.
GT HARWOOD ROVERS
U8'S PANTHERS - Sun 17th April vs BLUE STAR AWAY K.O. 10.30.
With players still missing through illness, Gt Harwood came up against a good Blue Star team , they threatend early on , but Gt Harwood,s defence stood firm, then Gt Harwood took full control of the game, 2 goals coming from KARL SUTTON (1 a pen). Second half Gt Harwood crushed Blue Star into submission getting 3 more goals , JACK HARGEAVES 2,and MOTM ARRON PHILLIPSON, Blue Star were lucky it stayed at 5, an exellent team performce.
FINAL SCORE BLUE STAR 0 GT HARWOOD 5
MOTM ARRON PHILLIPSON
HARWOOD ROVERS U8'S PANTHERS - at 16th April vs LAMMOCK JNRS
AWAY 10.00 am K.O.
Due to the Blackburn Rovers Semi-Final and illness Gt Harwood had only 6 players on the field, However a spirited performance so them go 1-0 up with a goal from KARL SUTTON,with which they took to half time. The second half Lammock used the extra man with good effect and proved to strong, the game finished 3-1 to Lammock. A gritty performance from the Gt Harwood boys, Well Done!
FINAL SCORE LAMMOCK JNRS 3 GT HARWOOD 1
MOTM JOSHUA MORRIS
Great Harwood u8's Panthers vs Ossy Rangers Sat 2nd April,
Memorial Park, 11.00 am
Great Harwood started the first half very slowly but managed to get to half time 1-0 up thanks to an own goal. The second half was a different story, Great Harwood were well on top. A superb solo effort on the left wing from Arron Phillipson finishing in the top corner of the net 2-0, and great work on the right wing from motm Karl Sutton to make it 3-0. The cross bar saved Ossy Rangers three times but the score remained the same. Final score Great Harwood 3 Ossy Rangers 0. Motm Karl Sutton
Great Harwood u8's Panthers vs Langho Jnrs. Sunday 3rd April, Memorial Park, 11.00 am
Once again Great Harwood were slow starters, a couple of scares from Langho but the half time score remained at 0-0. The second half Great Harwood came out of the blocks a lot faster. The first goal came from a cracking free kick by right back, Ryan Mitchell. The second was scored by motm Arron Phillipson with his tireless work down the left hand side. The third and final goal came from a great cross on the left hand side and Bradley Allen hit it first time, great goal. Final score Great Harwood 3 Langho Jnrs 0. Motm Arron Phillipson
GHR Panthers under 8's v Mellor blue. Memorial park 11.15.