Lichfield YFC came out in the top spot at this year’s Annual Hockey Tournament, held at Abbotsholme School, Rocester on Sunday 1st October. After a great competition with 8 teams taking part, the final results were:
1st – Lichfield YFC
2nd – Eccleshall YFC
3rd – Uttoxeter JNFU A
Held in conjunction with Stone District Agricultural Society, and by kind permission of Mr R Hopley, 7 teams from Staffordshire YFC took part in the Fence Erecting Competition with Stone YFC proving victorious on the day! The results were as follows:
1st – Stone YFC (Nat Roe, Becky Roe and Ed Johnson)
2nd – Uttoxeter JNFU (Rob Mollatt, Johnny Wilson and Mark Whitehurst)
3rd – Waterhouses YFC (James Ball, James Belfield and Peter Harvey)
Club Display Competition – 1st Waterhouses YFC, 2nd Stone YFC, 3rd Uttoxeter JNFU
Leslie T Chester Competition – 1st Phillippa Bourne (Stone YFC), 2nd Harriet Wilson (Eccleshall YFC), 3rd Andrew Gray (Lichfield YFC)
YFC’s Got Talent – 1st Uttoxeter JNFU, 2nd Waterhouses YFC, = 3rd Ashley YFC & Chase YFC
Male Tug of War Competition – 1st Waterhouses YFC, 2nd Stone YFC, 3rd Eccleshall YFC
Female Tug of War Competition – 1st Stone YFC, 2nd Eccleshall YFC, 3rd Uttoxeter JNFU
Show Float Competition – 1st Eccleshall YFC, 2nd Stone YFC, 3rd Ashley YFC
Best Name Board Competition – 1st Uttoxeter JNFU, 2nd Waterhouses YFC
Overall Rally Cup – 1st Uttoxeter; 2nd Eccleshall; 3rd Waterhouses.
Most Improved Club Shield – 1st Stone; 2nd Chase; 3rd Eccleshall/Ridware.
Rose Bowl – 1st Waterhouses; 2nd Lichfield; 3rd Uttoxeter.
Junior Cup – 1st Lichfield; 2nd Eccleshall; 3rd Uttoxeter.
Intermediate Cup – 1st Stone/Uttoxeter; 2nd Chase; 3rd Waterhouses.
Senior Cup – 1st Uttoxeter; 2nd Eccleshall/Lichfield; 3rd Ashley/Stone/Waterhouses.
Associate Cup – 1st Uttoxeter; 2nd Stone; 3rd Eccleshall.
Eccleshall Shield – 1st Uttoxeter; 2nd Lichfield; 3rd Chase/Eccleshall.
Sports Cup – 1st Waterhouses; 2nd Abbotsholme; 3rd Ashley/Eccleshall/Uttoxeter.
Tractor Handling Cup – 1st Stone; 2nd Eccleshall; 3rd Lichfield.
T.W.W. Jones Trophy – 1st Eccleshall; 2nd Uttoxeter; 3rd Waterhouses.
Tug-Of-War Tray – 1st Stone; 2nd Waterhouses; 3rd Uttoxeter.
Sheep Shearing Trophy – 1st Eccleshall; 2nd Stone; 3rd Waterhouses.
SENIOR OVERALL STOCKMAN OF THE YEAR 26 & Under
1st Jake Manning (Lichfield), 2nd Peter James (Leek), 3rd John Wilson (Uttoxeter)
INTERMEDIATE OVERALL STOCKMAN OF THE YEAR 21 & Under
1st Hannah Britland (Uttoxeter), 2nd Rob Mollatt (Uttoxeter), 3rd Sally Leese (Eccleshall)
JUNIOR OVERALL STOCKMAN OF THE YEAR 16 & Under
1st Dan Weaver (Stone), 2nd Meg Barnes (Leek), 3rd Rob Gray (Lichfield)
Junior Overall Young Stockjudge Team (16 & Under)
1st Lichfield YFC, 2nd Leek YFC, 3rd Eccleshall YFC
Overall Stockman of the Year Team (21 & Under / 26 & Under)
1st Eccleshall YFC, 2nd Leek YFC, 3rd Uttoxeter JNFU
Overall Team (16 & under, 21 & under, 26 & under)
1st Leek YFC, 2nd Lichfield YFC, 3rd Eccleshall YFC
Teams – 1st Eccleshall B; 2nd Eccleshall A; 3rd Leek C & Ashley B.
Individuals – 1st Harry James (Eccleshall); 2nd Frazer Bloor (Eccleshall); 3rd Will Sammons (Eccleshall).
1st – Uttoxeter JNFU
2nd – Waterhouses YFC
3rd – Ridware YFC
1st – Uttoxeter JNFU A
2nd – Ashley A
3rd – Uttoxeter JNFU B
1st – Ashley YFC
= 2nd – Leek YFC & Eccleshall YFC
Individuals – 1st Ryan Baker (Ashley), 2nd Emma Platt (Uttoxeter), 3rd Jonathan Wheawall (Uttoxeter)
Doubles – 1st Bruce Beswick & Amanda Burton (Leek), 2nd Sally Tyler & Dan Moseley (Eccleshall), 3rd Karl Hockenhull & Kate Mage (Ashley)
Male – 1st Sam Down, Uttoxeter; 2nd Ben Sales, Leek; 3rd Tom Harrison, Ridware.
Female – 1st Becky Cotton, Waterhouses; 2nd Annabel Lane, Abbotsholme; 3rd Katie James, Leek.