Lilywhites named team of the year

Pictured is Town club secretary Allan Gray (right) receiving the award, including two match balls, from committee man George Richardson.
Pictured is Town club secretary Allan Gray (right) receiving the award, including two match balls, from committee man George Richardson.

Newly-crowned Balcan Lighting Supplies Lincolnshire League champions Skegness Town were among the trophies again when the league held its annual general meeting in Lincoln.

The Lilywhites picked up the Sills and Betteridge Team of the Year Award after topping the table for the second time in three years.

The club is currently in the hunt for a new manager following the resignation of Nick Chapman and preparing for the season at their new home in Wainfleet Road, Skegness.

Facilities at the new ground will include two pitches, floodlights, a new clubhouse and a 3G pitch.

Town will be defending their title against 17 other teams this term following successful applications to join the league from six clubs – 
Nettleham, Grimsby Borough Reserves, Harrowby United Reserves, Louth Town, Sleaford Sports and Immingham Town.