Dorset Echo: Youth Sport

AFLOAT: Buglers make themselves heard

Dorset Echo:

7:10pm Thursday 31st July 2014

THE Yacht Clubs of Weymouth Keelboat Championships saw more than 45 boats competing in glorious sunshine and a variety of wind speeds.

AFLOAT: Pelican in town for carnival party

Dorset Echo:

7:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

WEYMOUTH Tall Ship Pelican will join the town’s carnival celebrations on August 20 before she sails for one of the most popular regattas on the calendar.

CRICKET: Seasiders secure lengthy sponsorship deal

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

THE future of Weymouth Cricket Club is in good hands after the announcement of a five-year sponsorship deal with builders’ merchants Buildrite.

GLASGOW 2014: Lelliott is striving for improvement

Dorset Echo:

11:14am Thursday 31st July 2014

PORTLAND’S Jay Lelliott promised that his sensational sixth place in the Commonwealth Games 1500m freestyle final was “just the beginning”.

MAGPIES: Trust chief praises out-going chairman

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

JOHN Greenslade has paid tribute to out-going Magpies’ chairman Neal Butterworth, praising his “determination to see things through”.

VOLLEYBALL: Weymouth sands to host Beach Classic

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

WEYMOUTH’S golden sands will play host to some of the best beach volleyball players in the world over the next few days.

(UPDATED) MAGPIES: Butterworth to stand down as chairman

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Wednesday 30th July 2014

DORCHESTER Town’s search for a new chairman has begun after Neal Butter-worth announced he is to step down from the role before the 2014/15 season kicks off.

CRICKET: Voss bros see Charlton Down home

Dorset Echo:

6:30pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

CHARLTON Down took another step towards promotion from Division Five with the Voss brothers, Luke and Nick, seeing them over the line at Martinstown.

TERRAS: White keen for Fantasy Football to keep giving

Dorset Echo:

6:20pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

IAN White has thanked Terras’ fans for their overwhelming support for his Wessex Fantasy Football game which helped the club capture midfielder Chris McPhee on Tuesday night – but insists it is not the end of his endeavours to strengthen the playing budget.

RUGBY: Club helps Pacific Island rugby academy

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

DORCHESTER RFC have done their bit to aid a rugby academy on the other side of the world.

UPDATE: GLASGOW 2014: Sixth place for Jay in freestyle final

Dorset Echo:

8:55pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

JAY Lelliott smashed his personal best at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow tonight, as the Portland teenager came sixth in the final of the 1500m freestyle.

MAGPIES: Dorchester-Portland friendly abandoned

Dorset Echo:

9:57pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

TONIGHT’S friendly between Dorchester Town and Portland United at the Avenue has been abandoned because of a serious head injury to Magpies defender Tony Rolls.

SWIMMING: Lelliott books place in Glasgow showdown

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Tuesday 29th July 2014

JAY Lelliott will line up alongside some of the world’s best swimmers tonight after reaching the final of the 1500m freestyle at the Commonwealth Games.

TERRAS: Sills is set for Gulls reunion

Dorset Echo:

5:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

TIM Sills is set to face a club he helped gain promotion to the Football League, as the Terras test themselves at home against Torquay United this evening (7.45pm).

DIVING: Club seeking funds after boards condemned

Dorset Echo:

8:40pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

MARIA Lochrie has all the knowledge and expertise to be a diving coach – but even she would find it difficult to teach her sport without a springboard and platform.

YOUTH: McGuinness competes on international stage

Dorset Echo:

8:20pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A WEYMOUTH pupil has competed at international level in taekwondo after receiving a grant from her school as part of a sports scholarship.

CRICKET: Saints on course for another league title

Dorset Echo:

8:03pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

ST GEORGES stand on the cusp of an eighth Division One and Knockout Cup double in the Dorchester and District Evening League.

UPDATE WITH VIDEO: TERRAS: McPhee pens Weymouth deal

Dorset Echo:

7:56pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

CHRIS McPhee has put pen to paper on the pitch prior to the Terras’ pre-season friendly with Torquay United this evening.

MAGPIES: Club’s new signings on show at the Avenue

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Tuesday 29th July 2014

DORCHESTER Town fans will get the chance to see new signings Will Agbo and Ryan Woodford at the Avenue for the first time tonight when Portland United are the visitors for a pre-season friendly (7.45pm).

GLASGOW 2014: Lelliott through to Commonwealth final

Dorset Echo:

12:57pm Monday 28th July 2014

SWIM star Jay Lelliott is through to the final of the 1500m freestyle at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

TERRAS: Jevon earns Matthews' praise

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Monday 28th July 2014

TERRAS’ boss Jason Matthews was full of praise for frontman Conor Jevon, who came off the bench to net the winner for his side in their 3-2 win at Plymouth Parkway.

BASKETBALL: Mission to boost Weymouth club

Dorset Echo:

7:00pm Monday 28th July 2014

A WEYMOUTH gym has given its backing to grassroots sport by becoming the main sponsor of the town’s basketball club’s first team.

MOTOCROSS: Lycett takes runner-up spot at Tincleton

Dorset Echo:

6:30pm Monday 28th July 2014

RINGWOOD Motocross Club returned to the sandy terrain at Tincleton on a superbly prepared circuit to start round 11 of the championship series.

CRICKET: Weymouth defeat for Beaminster

Dorset Echo:

6:30pm Monday 28th July 2014

ANOTHER average showing with the bat cost Beaminster any chance of victory in this Division Two clash.

CRICKET: Bridport beaten by rampant Stur

Dorset Echo:

6:10pm Monday 28th July 2014

BRIDPORT slipped to back-to-back defeats in Division Three as Sturminster Marshall strolled to victory at the Brewery Ground.

BOXING: Kieron remembered at Dorchester end-of-season awards

Dorset Echo:

5:00pm Monday 28th July 2014

THE late Kieron Clewett was remembered with fondness by family and friends at the Dorchester & District ABC’s annual general meeting and awards presentation.

MAGPIES: Agbo signs for Dorchester

Dorset Echo:

1:57pm Sunday 27th July 2014

WILL Agbo has become Dorchester Town’s latest summer signing after joining the club on a one-year deal.

TERRAS: Critchell makes an emotional return

Dorset Echo:

5:00pm Sunday 27th July 2014

KYLE Critchell admitted the emotion flooded out of him when he found the back of the net in his first game back after recovering from a life-threatening condition.

GLASGOW 2014: Lelliott helps England into final

Dorset Echo:

1:40pm Sunday 27th July 2014

PORTLAND’S Jay Lelliott helped England into the men’s 4x200m freestyle relay final tonight at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

FOOTBALL: May's brace not enough as Blues beaten

Dorset Echo:

4:00pm Sunday 27th July 2014

CHARLIE May bagged a brace for Portland United but it wasn’t enough as the Blues went down to a 4-3 pre-season defeat against Bournemouth Poppies.

FOOTBALL: Senior impressed as Bees hold the Robins

Dorset Echo:

3:00pm Sunday 27th July 2014

BRIDPORT again impressed manager Trevor Senior on Saturday with a 2-2 draw against Southern League outfit Frome Town.

CRICKET: Seasiders stunned by defeat to basement boys

Dorset Echo:

1:57pm Sunday 27th July 2014

A DEJECTED Kieron Womble saw his side squander a golden opportunity to book their place in the Premier One play-offs with a shock defeat at bottom side Ferndown Wayfarers.

CRICKET: Batting collapse hits Dorchester hopes

Dorset Echo:

2:01pm Sunday 27th July 2014

DORCHESTER captain Dan Belt couldn’t hide his frustration after his side came up just short at Bere Regis.

TERRAS: Weymouth grab win at Plymouth Parkway

Dorset Echo:

5:36pm Saturday 26th July 2014

SUBSTITUTE Conor Jevon came off the bench to score the winner ten minutes from time in Weymouth’s 3-2 pre-season victory over Plymouth Parkway at Bolitho Park this afternoon.

UPDATE: MAGPIES: Cann at the double for Dorchester

Dorset Echo:

5:30pm Saturday 26th July 2014

DAN Cann scored the first goals of his second spell with the Magpies in a pre-season triumph at Willand Rovers on Saturday.

SWIMMING: Lelliott ready for Commonwealth Games

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

THE countdown to Glasgow 2014 is getting ever nearer for Portland’s Jay Lelliott, as he prepares for his 1,500m freestyle heat in the Commonwealth Games on Monday.

BEACH VOLLEYBALL: Ryan’s debut for England

Dorset Echo: ENGLAND MAN: Weymouth's Ryan Stout

5:30am Saturday 26th July 2014

WEYMOUTH’S Ryan Stout made his debut for the England under-21 team this week when he took part in World Under-21 Championships in Cyprus playing alongside Matt Hunter from Poole.

TRAITHLON: Bustinskin members in Outlaw bid

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

A BIG contingent of Bustinskin members are gearing up for the annual Outlaw Triathlon in Nottingham tomorrow.

MAGPIES: Simkin won't risk Gleeson and Crittenden

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Friday 25th July 2014

midfielders Jamie Gleeson and Nick Crittenden will not be a part of Phil Simkin’s squad for their pre-season trip to Willand Rovers tomorrow (3pm).

RUGBY: Weymouth & Portland's invite to join pre-season training

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

WEYMOUTH & Portland’s pre-season training is gathering pace ahead of the new campaign with a whole host of fitness drills and coaching taking place.

FOOTBALL: Redlands' 3G pitch fails FA grade

Dorset Echo:

5:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

REDLANDS will be battling to get their 3G surface up to sanctioned standards, after the pitch was recently struck off the FA’s official register for competitive fixtures.

ATHLETICS: Hollie’s gold bid at Euros

Dorset Echo:

5:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

WORLD bronze medallist Hollie Neill will go for gold in two events at next month’s IPC European Championships in Swansea.

GOLF: Remedy crown for Watson

Dorset Echo:

3:09pm Friday 25th July 2014

MICHAEL Watson continued his domination of tournaments in July by claiming the Remedy Oak Pro-Am for the second time in three years to register his sixth win in 21 days this month.

SKITTLES: Motley Crew make a great start

Dorset Echo:

3:05pm Friday 25th July 2014

BOTH Motley Crew Mixed teams have started their campaigns in the Butcombe British Championship and achieved success in their opening encounters.

CRICKET: Kieron not taking Wayfarers lightly

Dorset Echo:

5:20am Friday 25th July 2014

A WIN against league whipping boys Ferndown Wayfarers tomorrow (1pm) will all but secure a top-four spot for Weymouth going into the six-game play-offs in Premier One, but Kieron Womble insists his side will have to earn it.

CRICKET: Dorchester aiming for Bere double

Dorset Echo:

5:20am Friday 25th July 2014

DORCHESTER will be searching for a derby-day double tomorrow when they travel to neighbours Bere Regis (1pm).

TERRAS: Matthews: Be patient on McPhee

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Friday 25th July 2014

JASON Matthews has urged Terras’ fans to be patient over the potential capture of sought-after midfielder Chris McPhee.

AFLOAT: 57 days to Bart’s Bash

5:00am Friday 25th July 2014

THE Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation is organising the largest race in the world on Sunday, September 21.

TERRAS: Matthews bemused by ‘gazump’ claim and flattered by favourites’ tag

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

JASON Matthews was both puzzled and flattered by bookmakers’ odds for the league title as well as Poole Town boss Tom Killick’s claims that Weymouth will be difficult to stop this season.

MAGPIES: Phil’s satisfied with response

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

PHIL Simkin was a satisfied man after the Magpies responded to last weekend’s drubbing by AFC Bournemouth with a much-needed confidence-boosting victory at Bridport.

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