Keighley Minors are chasing glory again

Wharfedale Observer: Keighley Minors will face Wharfedale FA in the final on Saturday, March 29

10:00am Thursday 13th March 2014

Keighley Under-17s 3, Barkston Ash Under-17s 2

Horsforth are harried as Raptors show their bite

Wharfedale Observer: James Hebb (green shirt) applies the pressure for BPA Raptors under-11s

5:20pm Wednesday 12th March 2014

Thackley Thunder, with 16 wins out of 16 in Under-11 Division C, may be over the hills and far away but Bradford Park Avenue Raptors maintained their pursuit of second place in the Craven, Aire & Wharfe Junior League with two victories on the same day over Horsforth Chargers at Wellington School.

Woodhouse Grove create history

Wharfedale Observer: Woodhouse Grove School celebrate after defeating Kirkham Grammar School 38-7

2:40pm Thursday 19th December 2013

Woodhouse Grove School created a small piece of history by winning the inaugural Daily Mail National Trophy.

Keybury Youth League plan to expand

5:00pm Wednesday 4th December 2013

The Keybury Youth League want to get more teams involved next season as part of revamp across all age groups and hope to start five-a-side girls sections.

Guiseley Rangers host tag rugby festival

8:37pm Thursday 28th November 2013

Guiseley Rangers are hosting a World Cup-themed tag rugby festival for primary schools tomorrow afternoon in conjunction with Leeds Rugby Foundation.

Half-price entry at Guiseley should guarantee decent atmosphere

Wharfedale Observer: Phil Marsh, right, is one of four players to have left Guiseley

10:31pm Monday 4th November 2013

There are four interesting West Riding County Cup second-round ties tomorrow night, with four local clubs taking on sides they cannot face in league football this season.

Blistering start puts BPA Lizards in hot-seat

Wharfedale Observer: From left, Callum Ellis, Lewis Melvin (BPA) and Henry Bailey all have their eyes on the ball as Long Lee try and take possession in their under-12 match

5:30pm Wednesday 18th September 2013

BPA Lizards Under-12s, aiming for their fourth title in as many years, made the perfect start to their Keybury League season.

Prospect Juniors Under-16s want new players

4:40pm Wednesday 11th September 2013

Prospect Juniors Under-16s, who last season won a Craven, Aire & Wharfe League Cup and will be playing in Division C, are seeking four new players for the new season.

Turner's goal turns the final for Trojans

Wharfedale Observer: Burley Trojans’ under-12 Wharfe team.  From left, the players are Harrison Kipling, Harry Watson, Max Turner, Tom Archer, Cameron Shankland, Sam Barker and Joe Haigh.

1:40pm Thursday 30th May 2013

Following the disappointment of losing in the final of their own five-a-side tournament a week earlier, Chris Archer, Paul Kipling and Jamie Houlders took two strong Burley Trojans teams to the Harrogate Six-A-Side Tournament.

Coach Collyer is proud of Guiseley Yellows' double

Wharfedale Observer: Guiseley Yellows celebrate their Garforth League Challenge Cup final victory

12:30pm Thursday 30th May 2013

Already champions of Garforth Junior League Under-11 Division B, Guiseley Juniors faced by far their toughest test of the season when they met Division A champions Ossett Town Tornadoes in the Challenge Cup final.

Ton up for under-nine champions Dudley Hill Rangers

Wharfedale Observer: Guiseley's under-sevens' Jake Money, centre, for possession against Dudley Hill Rangers

4:00pm Wednesday 17th April 2013

Dudley Hill Rangers under-nines are champions of the Keybury Alarms Youth League Red Division after a flattering 4-0 victory over battling Thackley Storm.

Trojan effort rewarded with cup triumph

Wharfedale Observer: The victorious Burley trojans team

9:39am Thursday 24th May 2012

Burley Trojans..............2 Guiseley Whites 1 Burley Trojans won the Wharfedale & District Junior Cup for only the second time after securing a narrow win in a hard-fought encounter.

Otley Town want to expand

12:10am Thursday 8th July 2010

Otley Town are looking to expand the number of teams they have, with opportunities for next season at under-seven and under-eight level.

Patience pays off for Pool girls

Wharfedale Observer: Pool Girls, who defeated Wortley 1-0 in the West Riding Girls' Under-16 Shield

5:37pm Friday 28th May 2010

Pool had to be patient when they faced Wortley in the final of the West Riding Girls’ League Under-16 Shield at Hemsworth Miners’ Welfare.

County Minor Cup triumph for Wharfedale

5:45pm Wednesday 28th October 2009

The Wharfedale FA Under-17 squad won their second successive game in this season’s West Riding County FA Minor Cup.

Community Shield treat for Guiseley Girls

Wharfedale Observer: Guiseley AFC Juniors girls parade round at Wembley Stadium before the Community Shield game

10:30am Thursday 20th August 2009

IT is the dream of most young footballers, to walk out at Wembley, and that dream became a reality for a group of girls from the Guiseley AFC Juniors - and their male managers - when the Community Shield game was staged at the most prestigious football ground in the country.

Junior cup final

9:00am Thursday 23rd April 2009

The Wharfedale FA Junior Cup final between Guiseley U-16s Yellows and Burley Trojans will be at Guiseley tonight, Thursday, with a 7.30pm kick-off.

Beckwith hat-trick a winner for Wharfedale

Wharfedale Observer: Wharfedale's hat-trick hero Duncan Beckwith takes a grip of his opponent

1:59pm Thursday 16th October 2008

GUISELEY U-17s striker Duncan Beckwith netted a hat-trick to seal a 3-2 win for Wharfedale FA as they embarked on their 2008-9 West Riding County Minor Cup campaign.

It's a big night out for Ilkley Juniors at United game

1:35pm Thursday 7th August 2008

Ilkley Juniors U-9s were invited by the Guiseley FC Chairman Phil Rogerson to play against Guiseley U-9s at half-time during his club's game against Leeds United on Monday night.

Girls’ game is thriving in Burley-in-Wharfedale

Wharfedale Observer: Burley Trojans Girls' U-13 squad

9:02am Thursday 3rd July 2008

Girls football is thriving in Burley-in-Wharfedale, where Burley Trojans Juniors FC runs a highly active girls football section.

Trojans Tournament attracts 193 teams

12:25pm Thursday 29th May 2008

Burley Trojans Juniors annual five-a- side tournament attracted over 2,000 players, coaches and volunteers as 193 teams converged on The Recreation Ground over the two days.

Burley U-7s are proud winners

1:06pm Thursday 14th June 2007

Burley Trojans Under-7s won the Ilkley five-a-side Tournament on Sunday.

Town U-16s lift title

Wharfedale Observer: The Otley Town U-16 squad which won the Harrogate League title

11:45am Thursday 26th April 2007

Pannal Sports 2 Town U-16s 3 Otley Town U-16s travelled to last year's champions Pannal Sports, knowing a victory could clinch them the Harrogate League title. However, with four other sides, including Pannal all in with a chance of winning it, anything was still possible.

Club comes back from the brink

2:20pm Thursday 8th March 2007

A BACK from the brink club is now enjoying the good times havinbg achieved the FA's Charter Standard Award.

Trojans Girls remain unbeaten

11:34am Thursday 22nd February 2007

Burley Trojans U-12 Girls 1 Dewsbury Girls 0 After the recent dramatic changes in the weather it was good to get a game under way but with Chloe Smithringale ill the girls knew it would be a hard game against Dewsbury as there is never anything between the two teams.

Trojans too hot for their rivals

1:14pm Thursday 23rd November 2006

Burley Trojans U-14s Girls 6 Colton Girls 0 Burley secured a comfortable passage through second round of the cup.

Rovers turn the tables on their rivals

12:44pm Thursday 16th November 2006

Menston Rovers U-9s 2, Long Lee 1 Rovers started this fixture with only one point from their previous six matches, whereas Long Lee had 12 points playing one match more.

Rangers secure victory in a keen battle

1:07pm Thursday 9th November 2006

Albion Rovers U-9s 1 Menston Rangers U-9s 3 This was always going to be a tough fixture as Albion are a well-organised team with an exceptionally good midfield player.

Weston Lane U9s maintain good start

11:06am Thursday 5th October 2006

Guiseley Whites 2 Weston Lane U- 9s 4 This was a very good game with Weston Lane maintaining their winning start to the season. Guiseley took the lead but Weston Lane hit back with goals from Billy Drake and Ben Ginty but the home side levelled before half-time.

Ilkley continue to gather momentum

10:29am Thursday 28th September 2006

Ilkley U-13s 8 Horsforth St Margaret's 1 Ilkley U-13s brushed aside Horsforth on Sunday in an emphatic performance, as their season continues to gather momentum.

Tigers are tamed

1:48pm Friday 7th April 2006

Weston Lane U-9s 2 Wetherby Tigers 0: The early stages of this match were very competitive with Weston Lane having a slight advantage in possession but the visitors were solid in defence.

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