| Clubs | Athersley Recreation


Founded: 1979

Years in NCEL: 2012-

Nickname: Penguins

Status: Sheffield & Hallamshire FA

Home Colours: Black & White/Black/Black

Alternate Colours: All Orange

Sponsors: Hazelden Motors

Midweek Matchday: Wednesday


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Luke Potter
Assistant Manager:
Rob Tonks
First Aider:
Julie Briscoe

Dennis Hirst
Vice President:
Alan Richardson
Michael Shepherd
Vice Chairman:
Paul Rosser
Keith Moore
Peter Goodlad
General Manager:
Peter Goodlad
Commercial Manager:
Dorothy Crowther
Press Officer:
Gayna Catterall
Programme Editor:
Jamie Wallman
Website Editor:
Darren Bell


Adam Batty

Jack Bennett

Dale Bettoner

Daniel Bingley

Jack Briscoe

Thomas Copping

Harrison Davidson

Declan Dawson

Jake Dickinson

Boachie Frimpong

Lee Garside

Sam Hanna

Ross Hardaker

Dane Hodgson

Alex Hutchinson

Bradley Hutchinson

Connor Johnson

James Kay

Sam Leigh

Andrew McManus

Robbie Miller

Daniel Morton

Jamie Moxon

Liam O'Brien

Joe Oliver

Simon Poole

Ross Pritchard

Callum Richardson

Aiden Salmons

Kieran Scargill

Spenser Sheppard

McCauley Shillito

Harry Steeples

Thomas Street

Samuel Tingle

Robert Tonks

Adam White

Ryan White

Christopher Wood

Joshua Wright

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Ground Details

Sheerien Park
Ollerton Road, Athersley North, Barnsley, S71 3DP. Tel: 07910 121070
General Ground Directions:
From North: M1 J38. Go down slip road, round roundabout and back under motorway. Take first left onto Haigh Lane, go to top of the hill and, at T-junction, turn right. At next T-junction, turn left onto Shaw Lane and go to bottom of hill. At T-junction of A61, turn right to Barnsley, go through first set of traffic lights and take first left onto Newstead Road. Follow to second roundabout and turn right onto Ollerton Road. Follow to second turn on left - do not take it but go past and entrance is between houses 123-125 Ollerton Road. Follow drive into ground.

Public Transport:
Station: Barnsley 2 miles. Stagecoach Yorkshire 11 from Barnsley (Interchange, adjacent to station) to Barnsley (Ollerton Road, Trowell Way) five times per hour, journey time 17 minutes. Return bus runs from same stop. Then retrace along Ollerton Road, and ground on left (5 minutes).
Public transport directions courtesy of Andy Edwards. Click here for more details.

Admission Price: 5, Concessions: 3
Capacity: 2050, Cover: 648, Seats: 358
Clubhouse: No, but there is a small lounge. Hot and cold food available.
Club Shop: Yes.

Club History

League History:
Sheffield & Hallamshire County Senior League 1997-2012; NCEL 2012-.
Sheffield & Hallamshire Senior Cup 2013/14; Sheffield & Hallamshire County Senior League: Prem Div - 1999/2000 2003/04 2004/05 2006/07 2008/09 2011/12; Div 2 - 1997/98; League Cup - 3 times; Sheffield & Hallamshire Junior Cup - 5 times.
Players Progressing:
Geoff Horsefield, Dean Trott, Johnathan Brown.
NCEL History Pld W D L F A Pts +/- Pos
2012/13 NCEL Division OneNCEL1 42 25 10 7 101 52 85 49 (2/22)
2013/14 NCEL Premier DivisionNCELP 44 23 7 14 103 73 76 30 (10/23)
2014/15 NCEL Premier DivisionNCELP 40 13 8 19 52 68 47 -16 (13/21)
2015/16 NCEL Premier DivisionNCELP 42 12 6 24 52 93 42 -41 (18/22)
2016/17 NCEL Premier DivisionNCELP 42 17 11 14 76 84 62 -8 (10/22)
2017/18 NCEL Premier DivisionNCELP 42 13 7 22 66 89 46 -23 (17/22)

Page Last Updated: 21st July, 2018