The annual Cub Scout 5 a side football competition was held on Saturday 9th February at Droylsden Academy. The teams were made from all 8 Cub Packs from Droylsden and Ashton area.
The competition was organised in an initial round-robin event with the top two teams going forward to the final knock out stage.
The four teams in the final knockout stage were 6th Ashton (Ford), 2/1st Hurst, 3rd Ashton and 250th Manchester. The winners were 6th Ashton (Ford) Pack. The team members Sam, Josh, Eddie, Nathan, Marshall, Micah, Xander and Ryan were elated at winning.
Assistant District Commissioner (Cubs), Gill Cummins thanked Paul Dean, who referred all the matches for his hard work. Paul said it was a pleasure to do and thoroughly enjoyed the matches and the enthusiasm of the Cubs taking part.
District Commissioner, Andy Morton, said it was great that each Pack was represented and took part in very sportsmanlike behaviour. Each game was hotly contested with each team member giving their very best to win.
If you would like to help young people fulfil their ambitions in Scouting contact: Alan Fish at alan.fish@ntscouts or 07931 765120