Category: Sport

Eastleigh lose Paul McCallum to rivals Solihull Moors

Ben Strevens’ Spitfires today confirmed that Paul McCallum has turned down his offer of a new contract. The club added on Facebook: ‘We wish Paul well for the future and thank him for his efforts whilst at the club.’ McCallum has since joined National League rivals Solihull Moors and the club posted this on Twitter…

Eastleigh announce pre-season schedule

Eastleigh Football Club confirmed yesterday their opponents for pre-season ahead of the 2019/20 Motorama National League Season. Ben Strevens will initially take his side to Blackfield and Langley FC on Saturday 6th of July at the Gang Warily Ground. Last season Blackfield and Langley won the Southern League Division One title during the 2018/19 season…

Eastleigh to take women’s side into FA Women’s National League

Eastleigh Football Club have announced plans to take their ladies’ team into the FA Women’s National League, which includes playing home matches at The Silverlake Stadium and brand new bespoke team wear, bringing parity between their men’s and ladies’ sides. From the 2019/2020 season, the women will play all home games at The Silverlake Stadium,…

Archery GB’s Big Weekend hit for Eastleigh club

AC Delco Bowmen Archery Club welcomed a record number of first time archers yesterday (Saturday 18 May) as part of Archery GB’s Big Weekend. The local archery club was one of 100 participating clubs nationwide and saw over 70 people have a go. All manner of people came through the doors over the weekend, archery…

Record year for Peter Symonds Sports Teams

Students from a variety of sports teams at Peter Symonds College are celebrating an impressive range of achievements in the Association of Colleges (AoC) National Sporting Championships and Cup Finals. Fifty-eight students from Symonds competed at the Association of Colleges National Sporting Championships in Nottingham, the largest team representing the South East, competing in eleven…

Eastleigh announce retained players list

Eastleigh manager Ben Strevens has confirmed his retained list for the 2019-20 season. The following out-of-contract players have been offered new deals: – Josh Hare – Andrew Boyce – Oscar Gobern – Cavaghn Miley – Paul McCallum – Ben Williamson – Mark Yeates – Danny Hollands – Joey Jones The following players remain in contract,…

Barton Peveril’s Bevan boxes clever

Barton Peveril Sixth Form College student Taylor Bevan has won the Great Britain Three Nations Boxing Championship at the Welsh Institute of Sport, Cardiff. The former Wyvern College pupil represents Wales and trains at the Sport Wales National Centre in Cardiff. This victory comes after a very successful year for Barton Peveril student, who has…

Ageas Bowl’s England v Pakistan sells out

  The Ageas Bowl’s Royal London One-Day International between England and Pakistan on Saturday 11th May is now sold out. In response to the high demand for tickets, the home of Hampshire Cricket added in thousands of additional temporary seats, but these have all now been snapped up and England’s second 50-over fixture of the series…

Beano gets on his bike

Eastleigh striker James ‘Beano’ Constable to cycle 200 miles for charity. The Eastleigh forward is adding his support to the #TOO500, a cycling challenge for children’s charity, Thinking of Oscar. He has pledged to cycle 200 miles in 2 days to support the charity. The event is in it’s fifth year and aims to raise…

Barton Peveril Students Help South East to Victory

Barton Peveril Sixth Form College students helped the South East Region’s Colleges win the Wilkinson Sword in the Association of Colleges (AoC) Sport Championship, held at the University of Nottingham on Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th April 2019. The Barton Peveril students represented colleges in the South East at Table Tennis and Rugby, competing amongst…

England Captain Eoin Morgan Looking Forward Ageas Bowl atmosphere

With the Ageas Bowl’s Royal London ODI between England and Pakistan now less than two weeks away, England captain Eoin Morgan is looking forward to the upcoming 50-over series ahead of this summer’s ICC Cricket World Cup. Tickets for next Saturday’s (11th May) highly-anticipated 50-over clash have been in extremely high demand, with fewer than 250…

Eastleigh draw 3-3 away to Boreham Wood

Ben Strevens’ Spitfires will face Wrexham on Thursday (7pm live on BT Sport) in the play-offs as their fate was determined with a 3-3 draw away to Boreham Wood. Keiran Murtagh scored a second-half equaliser for Boreham Wood as the hosts came from two goals down to draw wit a youthful Eastleigh side in the…