Friday, June 29, 2018
'GOLDEN OLDIE' TO PRESENT TROPHIES AT BARNETBY FOOTBALL CLUB AWARDS NIGHT
FROM LEE FIELDEN, BARNETBY UNITED FC
The Club is pleased to announce that Fred Brumpton will be presenting the Junior and Senior trophies at this weekend's presentation evening (tomorrow - Saturday, June 30).
Fred played for the club's Junior side winning the inaugural West Wold Intermediate League title in 1947-48 and went on to play for for the 1st team with great success.
He played in the side that twice reached the Junior Cup Quarter-finals in 49-50 and 52-53 and was a member of the side that lifted the Senior War Memorial Cup in 1953.
This golden period for the Village side was capped off in April 1954 when the side, containing men such as Jesse Dawson, Reg Vessey, Cut Short and Fred clinched the Grimsby League 1st Division title on goal difference from Park United.
Fred scored one of Barnetby’s 4 goals in a 4-3 victory at Laceby on the last day of the season. Barnetby’s other goals being scored by Lofthouse (2) and Harvey.
The presentations will again be at the Whistle and Flute with the Junior trophies being presented at 19-00. Senior trophies will follow.
We hope to see you there.
PICTURED: Barnetby United (black and white strip) in action.