Sherwood Cricket FC launched

Written by tony. Posted in Press Releases

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New Football team enters Medway League


Rochester, Kent – 1st September, 2012. Sherwood Cricket Club is proud to announce that the club has formed an adult Football Team to represent Sherwood in the Medway Messenger Sunday Football League.
Dave Hobbes - Sherwood Cricket FC Manager commented “We have had ongoing discussions about starting a football team at Sherwood for some time. This year we have entered the Medway Messenger Sunday League and hope to do well. The Football team is primarily made up of the existing members of Sherwood Cricket Club who have played for other football teams last season. It's great that we can now play sport all year round as a group.”

Sherwood Cricket FC are sponsored by Spray Tone Limited a local company with links to Sherwood Cricket Club. 

All home games will be played at Priestfields in Rochester.

 “I am delighted that Dave and the members of Sherwood have started the Sherwood Cricket FC team” said Tony Rossiter, Chairman Sherwood Cricket Club, “This is another milestone for the club, we are trying to maximise the use of the facilities while at the same time increase adult participation in sport. We wish the football team the very best of luck for the coming season”.


About Sherwood Cricket Club

Sherwood Cricket Club was established in 1965 and our ground, known as the ‘SCG’, is located in Rochester, Kent.

We have active Senior, Youth and Social sections, with a total of over 140 members. Our teams play in the Kent Regional Cricket League, the Medway Area Sunday Cricket League and the Readers Medway Youth Cricket League.

Sherwood Cricket Club adopts an all-inclusive policy for its members irrespective of age, gender, ethnic background or cricketing ability.

We are a CASC club which has obtained Clubmark and which is recognized as a Focus Club by the Kent Cricket Board and the English Cricket Board in recognition of our strong relationship with the local community. Sherwood Cricket Club received the Bronze Award for Club of the Year in the Medway Sports Awards 2009.


For further information on Sherwood Cricket Club, please contact: Tony Rossiter, Chairman

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