Glenavon Academy is recruiting ahead of the new season and anyone interested in joining as a player, coach, manager or volunteer should make contact via the Academy's own website.
Our Academy Under 16s collected their second trophy of the season when they defeated Warrenpoint Town 3-1 in this morning's League Cup Final at Seaview. Some weeks ago, of course, the boys were crowned First Division champions in the NIBFA Subway National Youth League. Congratulations to the boys and their coaches on very successful season.
Congratulations to Academy Goalkeeper Connor Byrne who has just returned home from Germany after excelling for the Club NI 2003 team in a tournament in Berlin. Indeed, Connor's performance earned him a Man of the Match award in one of the games. Well done to Connor and his Academy coaches.
Amongst all the excitement of the Mid-Ulster derby on Saturday last, we mustn't fail to acknowledge the fine achievement of our Academy Under 16 side who won the NIBFA National Youth League title and were presented with their winners medals and the trophy before the kick-off. Gary Hamilton joined up with the boys to congratulate them on their [...]
It has been a busy weekend for some of our most promising young players. Jamie Rea, Mark Sykes and Andrew Drylie were part of the NI Schools Under-18 team that completed their inspiresport Centenary Shield campaign with an impressive away win over Wales. Mark Sykes scoring the second goal in a resounding 4-1 victory. Another of Youth Cup winning [...]