Selected to represent the Hetton Junior League in 1962/1963 while playing for Dawdon
Scoring 50 goals for Dawdon CW Juniors in the 1962/1963 season
the first 10 seconds of a game in unusual circumstances
Selected to represent and
captain the Seaham & District League in 1968/1969 and 1969/1970 seasons while playing
for Ryhope YC.
Scoring 85 goals in th 1972/1973 season
Winning the double with Silksworth RAOB (Buffs) in the 1975/1976 season
Ronnie Jobson with the 'Buffs' and in the same season playing alongside Charlie Grose
for Silksorth CW. Two players that I greatly admired.
Managing and coaching Dawdon
CW and winning the Wearside League Cup, in my first season, beating Eppleton CW in
the final after defeating the mighty Blue Star in the semi-final.
Achieving my FA
Prliminary Coaching Badge despite being told at registration that I wouldn't pass
because I would miss 4 of the 12 sessions because of holidays. In fact I was advised
to leave it for another year.