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  1. RUCST looking for fixtures against local teams

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    RUCST looking for fixtures against local teams

    RUCST’s Future Stars Development Squads are looking for games against local teams from U7s – U11s to further enhance the experience of their players.

     The Future Stars Development Programme is aimed at providing high quality football coaching for children of all abilities, and contains Development Squads at U7, U9 & U11, for children who show potential to progress to a higher level. To help these players achieve this, games against local teams and private soccer schools/academies prove very useful, and we are hoping to get a schedule of fixtures that takes us through to the end of the school year.

     If you are interested in arranging a fixture, please contact Adam Pilgrim at apilgrim@rotherhamunited.net


  2. MATCH REPORT – St Bedes Vs Maltby Lilly Hall

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    Match report – St Bedes 0 Vs 3 Maltby Lilly Hall

    The second quarter final of this seasons G4S trophy took place at half time during the Rotherham United Vs QPR match at the AESSEAL New York Stadium. Maltby Lilly Hall had made it to this stage with a comfortable 2-0 win over Dalton Foljambe whilst St Bedes had a tougher time in the first round where they narrowly beat local rivals Kimberworth Community School by 2 goals to nil.

    Once again this made it very difficult to choose a winner before the game, but from the 1st whistle it was clear to see that Lilly Hall wanted to stamp their authority on this match and they had the majority of the early possession and kept the ball up field and in the St Bedes half. St Bedes found it very difficult to get possession of the ball in these early exchanges and on the rare occasion that they did Lilly Hall were quick to close the ball down and deny any clear chances on goal. It was following a rare St Bedes foray into the Lilly Hall half that a long clearance from a Lilly Hall defender led to a sprint race between Lilly Hall’s Cass Walker-Smith and the last St Bedes defender who was outpaced before Walker-Smith calmly slotted the ball into the bottom corner to put his side 1-0 up.

    Maltby continued to apply pressure following this goal and managed to add a second goal minutes later when Ethan Hickling reacted the quickest to a goal mouth scramble and poked the ball home from close range. The game began to open up following this goal and St Bedes created some good chances to get back in the game but unfortunately couldn’t take these and as they pushed to create chances they left themselves vulnerable at the back and when Lilly Hall broke down the right the ball was pulled back to an unmarked Makenzie Ashton who slotted the ball home to round off a 3-0 win and send Lilly Hall into the semi-finals.

    We would like to say well done to both teams for the way they conducted themselves at the match and whilst on the pitch playing.

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  3. Level 3 BTEC Sport

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    Level 3 BTEC Sport

    Our partnership with Rotherham College has continued to grow over the last two years and we are now pleased to offer any young person aged 16 – 18 the opportunity to join our BTEC level 3 Sport Futsal Scholarship.

    As a student of the Education Academy you will;

    • Study a BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport (2yrs)
    • Represent Rotherham United in Regional and National Futsal leagues
    • Access to College facilities and student bursaries
    • Fully supported tutorials aimed at UCAS applications and career advice


    Click here to express your interest


    Visit our website for more information or fltfutsal.co.uk  or call our Education Manager Mark Wilkinson on 07506 722 899 or email mwilkinson@rotherhamunited.net

  4. CRB Doors Sponsors Rotherham United CST Volunteer’s Trip To Africa

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    CRB Doors Sponsors RUCST Volunteer’s Trip To Africa

    Chris Barnes presented Mitch Morton with sponsorship on behalf of CRB Door Repairs. CRB Door Repairs is a commercial partner of Rotherham United FC and has continuously supported the work of both the club and its work in the community.

    The sponsorship will provide Mitch the opportunity to travel to Africa this summer along with the other Rotherham United Community Sports Trust volunteers and Africa’s Gift.

    Africa’s Gift are working together with the Community Sports Trust to take a team of young volunteers to Africa to work on a school refurbishment and food growing project in a township just outside Cape Town.

    The volunteers will also lead sports workshops and sharing their skills with the underprivileged children. The visit will be hugely developmental for those involved and will provide an insight to life in a very tough part of the world.

    Jamie Noble, Head of Community Said “I would like to thank Chris for his amazing generosity to supporting our visit to Africa. The trip is an expansion to the work we do in Rotherham and will see 13 young people traveling to South Africa to work in a project supporting the building of a school, delivery of sports activities and the teaching of English.”

    CRB doors has an open day on Saturday the 27th June to celebrate moving to new premises. If you require a new garage door or are looking for an efficient experienced door and shutter repair team which has the ability to repair, service and maintain your doors and shutters regardless of the size, scale and location please visit CRB Door Repairs this Saturday at the grand opening of their new premise at Parkgate – call CRB Door Repairs on 01266 298 100 or email: info@crbdoorsystems.co.uk

  5. Rotherham United Ladies FC now recruiting

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    Rotherham United Ladies FC now recruiting

    RULFC are looking for new players to join them as they gear up for another season in the FA Women’s Premier League Midlands Division 1 2015/16 campaign.

    Players must have relevant playing experience to be able to compete at a good level in what will be a very demanding season. Players must also be prepared to show full commitment and be aware that travelling plays a big part, especially when it comes to away games.

    Jamie Noble, Head of Community commented: “Rotherham United Ladies FC has made a name for themselves both in the national and regional arena. Currently there are six teams playing under the Rotherham United Ladies umbrella and we are now looking for more players to join us in the upcoming season at all age groups. We have recently held trials for our girls section that we run in partnership with Brinsworth Whitehill and our Development squad and now we are looking for females 18+ to join our ladies team to complement the fantastic squad we already have.”

    Simon Walker, Ladies Manager went on to say “last season was quite tough as we had a small but very good squad, however because of injuries and illnesses we sometimes struggled for a full bench. We need half a dozen ladies to come in and compete for a starting place to keep the squad fresh and improve what we already have.”

    If you are interested in joining RULFC and want to discuss further then please contact the Manager Simon Walker on 07886404172 or simonwalker2@hotmail.com .

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  6. Future Stars – Soccer Camps

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    Future Stars – Soccer Camps

    Rotherham United Community Sports Trust are delighted to announce this year’s summer programmes.

    This summer our Millers Masterclass is back under the new banner Future Stars Soccer Camp. The soccer camp will be running at Wickersley School and Sports College and Phoenix Sports Club. The camps will be delivered by FA qualified coaches from the Trust and give children the chance to interact with each other, play football and have fun while keeping active. There will be gifts for all who attend as well as loads of prizes to be won! The participants will also have the opportunity to meet Rotherham United FC players.

    All camps will be running from 10am – 3pm at £10 per day or £40 per week for ages 5-14. You can now book a block of 10 days at £80, please note this booking must be made before Friday 17th July.

    Monday 20th – Friday 24th July – Wickersley School and Sports College
    Monday 3rd – Friday 7th August – Wickersley School and Sports College
    Monday 10th – Friday 14th August – Wickersley School and Sports College
    Monday 17th – Friday 21st August – Phoenix Sports Club (Brinsworth)
    Monday 24th – Friday 28th August – Wickersley School and Sports College

    Coming this summer, Rotherham United Community Sports Trust will be bringing Future Stars Soccer Camp to your doorstep. We believe that every child should have the opportunity to play sport so this summer will be visiting 12 different locations in Rotherham to give kids who are unable to attend our regular sessions the opportunity to participate.

    Monday 20th – Friday 24th July – Wath and Swinton
    Monday 27th – Friday 31st July – Rawmarsh and Kimberworth
    Monday 3rd – Friday 7th August – Anston and Woodsetts
    Monday 10th – Friday 14th August – Central Rotherham
    Monday 17th – Friday 21st August – Maltby and Bramley
    Monday 17th – Friday 21st August – Dinnington and Laughton

    For further information and exact locations please contact James Rawlinson on 0753854901.

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    Read more at https://www.themillers.co.uk/news/article/rucst-summer-soccer-camps-2502564.aspx#EaJJxQ6QU3sB64gh.99