Holker Old Boys

FORMED
1936
MANAGER
Kevin Watkin and David Round (Joint)
GROUND
The Handmark Engineering Stadium
TWITTER
@OfficialHOBAFC

Current Position: 7th

P W D L F A Pts
34 19 4 11 78 53 61

Current Form: 6th

P W D L F A
6 4 0 2 13 8

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
13/04/24Ilkley Town (H)W 5-0
06/04/24AFC Blackpool (A)W 1-0
03/04/24Runcorn Town (A)W 3-0
01/04/24Shelley (A)W 2-1
30/03/24Atherton LR (A)L 1-4
26/03/24FC St Helens (A)L 1-3

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
No Matches Found

Latest News:

Holker Old Boys First Division North Club of the Month Awards
Holker Old Boys have been presented with two awards for their Club of the Month wins
Holker Old Boys awarded Division One North Club of the Month for March
Kevin Watkin's side recognised for busy and impressive month
First Division North Club of the Month Presentation - February 2022
Holker Old Boys continue a fine season by collecting the First Division North Club of the Month award
First Division North Goalkeeper of the Month Presentation - February 2022
Samuel Stephens picks up his award from Geoff Wilkinson

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O. Score Goalscorers
Sat 29/07/23FC St Helens H15:00L 0-1
Tue 01/08/23AFC Blackpool H19:45W 4-1 Own Goal (15)
Joshua Woodend (50)
Tom Stephenson (53)
Luke Mitchell (67)
Sat 05/08/23Euxton Villa A15:00L 1-2 Dylan Ellis (67)
Tue 08/08/23Steeton H20:00L 0-3
Sat 12/08/23Bacup Borough A15:00L 1-6 Joshua Woodend (86)
Mon 14/08/23Route One Rovers A20:00L 3-4 Brandon Collins (45)
Joshua Woodend (65)
Tom Dawson (78)
Sat 19/08/23Nelson H15:00W 2-1 Jamie Hodgson (45+3p)
Jamie Hodgson (89)
Wed 23/08/23Darwen FC A20:00W 2-1 Brandon Collins (21)
Brandon Collins (56)
Sat 26/08/23South Liverpool A15:00W 5-2 Patrick Allington (13)
Frankie Ellis (29)
Luke Mitchell (33)
Tyler Wood (57)
Callum Fawcett (82)
Mon 28/08/23Daisy Hill H15:00W 1-0 Brandon Collins (53)
Sat 02/09/23South Liverpool H15:00L 2-3 Brandon Collins (65p)
Luke Davey (68)
Sat 09/09/23Ashton Town A15:00D 2-2 Tom Stephenson (51)
Tom Stephenson (65)
Sat 16/09/23Ashton Athletic H15:00W 2-1 Brandon Collins (4)
Brandon Collins (80)
Sat 23/09/23Daisy Hill A15:00W 5-2 Tom Dawson (4)
Tom Dawson (41)
Tom Dawson (45)
Luke Davey (56)
Tom Dawson (61)
Sat 30/09/23Runcorn Town H15:00W 7-1 Tom Dawson (4)
Tom Stephenson (6)
Joshua Woodend (38)
Jamie Hodgson (48)
Brandon Collins (69)
Tom Dawson (72)
Brandon Collins (81)
Sat 07/10/23Atherton LR H15:00W 2-0 Brandon Collins (45+3)
Jamie Hodgson (74)
Tue 10/10/23Steeton H20:00W 3-1 Jamie Hodgson (54)
Brandon Collins (76p)
William McGladdery (82)
  (The Edward Case Cup 1)
Sat 14/10/23Ilkley Town A15:00W 2-0 Luke Davey (26)
Jamie Hodgson (69p)
Tue 17/10/23Daisy Hill H19:45W 4-2 Jack Litherland (13)
Tom Stephenson (62)
Jamie Hodgson (69p)
Luke Davey (76)
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Sat 28/10/23Steeton A15:00D 0-0
Sat 04/11/23Shelley H15:00D 2-2 Tom Dawson (22)
Luke Davey (44)
Sat 11/11/23AshvilleA15:00Postp
  (The Isuzu FA Vase 2)
Sat 18/11/23AshvilleA15:00Postp
  (The Isuzu FA Vase 2)
Tue 21/11/23Ashville N20:00L 0-3
  (The Isuzu FA Vase 3)
Tue 28/11/23Charnock Richard H19:45L 1-2 Jamie Hodgson (27)
  (The Macron Cup 2)
Sat 02/12/23Darwen FCH15:00Postp
Sat 09/12/23FC St HelensA15:00Postp
Sat 16/12/23Euxton Villa H15:00D 2-2 Jamie Hodgson (30)
Jamie Hodgson (40)
Sat 23/12/23South LiverpoolH15:00Postp
  (The Edward Case Cup 2)
Tue 26/12/23Garstang H15:00L 2-3 Tyler Wood (45+1)
Farryl Foster (60)
Sat 30/12/23Runcorn TownA15:00Postp
Sat 06/01/24South Liverpool H15:00L 1-4 Jamie Hodgson (33p)
  (The Edward Case Cup 2)
Sat 13/01/24Route One Rovers H15:00W 6-1 Jamie Hodgson (7p)
Jason Walker (12)
Jason Walker (28)
Tom Dawson (65)
Jason Walker (80p)
Jason Walker (90+2)
Sat 20/01/24GarstangA15:00Postp
Sat 27/01/24Nelson A15:00W 1-0 Tom Stephenson (26)
Sat 03/02/24Garstang A15:00W 2-0 Own Goal (31)
Luke Davey (90)
Sat 10/02/24Darwen FC H15:00L 1-2 Jamie Hodgson (69p)
Sat 17/02/24Bacup BoroughH15:00Postp
Sat 24/02/24FC St HelensA15:00Postp
Sat 02/03/24Ashton AthleticA15:00Postp
Sat 09/03/24Bacup Borough H15:00W 3-1 Tom Dawson (7)
Tom Stephenson (14)
Tom Dawson (37)
Sat 16/03/24Runcorn TownA15:00Postp
Tue 19/03/24Ashton Athletic A20:00L 1-2 Tyler Wood (35)
Sat 23/03/24Ashton Town H15:00W 4-2 Joe Amison (20)
Luke Davey (52)
Tyler Spence (78)
Own Goal (87)
Tue 26/03/24FC St Helens A20:00L 1-3 Tyler Wood (4)
Sat 30/03/24Atherton LR A15:00L 1-4 Tom Dawson (25)
Mon 01/04/24Shelley A15:00W 2-1 Tom Stephenson (35)
Joe Amison (70)
Wed 03/04/24Runcorn Town A20:00W 3-0 Tom Dawson (42)
Tom Dawson (61)
Luke Davey (86)
Sat 06/04/24AFC Blackpool A15:00W 1-0 Jason Walker (57)
Sat 13/04/24Ilkley Town H15:00W 5-0 William McGladdery (10)
Jamie Hodgson (18p)
Jamie Hodgson (22p)
Jason Walker (25)
Joe Amison (35)

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
Sat 29/07/23FC St Helens (H) L 0-1
Tue 01/08/23AFC Blackpool (H) W 4-1
Sat 05/08/23Euxton Villa (A) L 1-2
Tue 08/08/23Steeton (H) L 0-3
Sat 12/08/23Bacup Borough (A) L 1-6
Mon 14/08/23Route One Rovers (A) L 3-4
Sat 19/08/23Nelson (H) W 2-1
Wed 23/08/23Darwen FC (A) W 2-1
Sat 26/08/23South Liverpool (A) W 5-2
Mon 28/08/23Daisy Hill (H) W 1-0
Sat 02/09/23South Liverpool (H) L 2-3
Sat 09/09/23Ashton Town (A) D 2-2
Sat 16/09/23Ashton Athletic (H) W 2-1
Sat 23/09/23Daisy Hill (A) W 5-2
Sat 30/09/23Runcorn Town (H) W 7-1
Sat 07/10/23Atherton LR (H) W 2-0
Tue 10/10/23Steeton (H) W 3-1
(The Edward Case Cup 1)
Sat 14/10/23Ilkley Town (A) W 2-0
Tue 17/10/23Daisy Hill (H) W 4-2
(The Macron Cup 1)
Sat 28/10/23Steeton (A) D 0-0
Sat 04/11/23Shelley (H) D 2-2
Sat 11/11/23Ashville (A) Postp
(The Isuzu FA Vase 2)
Sat 18/11/23Ashville (A) Postp
(The Isuzu FA Vase 2)
Tue 21/11/23Ashville (A) L 0-3
(The Isuzu FA Vase 3)
Tue 28/11/23Charnock Richard (H) L 1-2
(The Macron Cup 2)
Sat 02/12/23Darwen FC (H) Postp
Sat 09/12/23FC St Helens (A) Postp
Sat 16/12/23Euxton Villa (H) D 2-2
Sat 23/12/23South Liverpool (H) Postp
(The Edward Case Cup 2)
Tue 26/12/23Garstang (H) L 2-3
Sat 30/12/23Runcorn Town (A) Postp
Sat 06/01/24South Liverpool (H) L 1-4
(The Edward Case Cup 2)
Sat 13/01/24Route One Rovers (H) W 6-1
Sat 20/01/24Garstang (A) Postp
Sat 27/01/24Nelson (A) W 1-0
Sat 03/02/24Garstang (A) W 2-0
Sat 10/02/24Darwen FC (H) L 1-2
Sat 17/02/24Bacup Borough (H) Postp
Sat 24/02/24FC St Helens (A) Postp
Sat 02/03/24Ashton Athletic (A) Postp
Sat 09/03/24Bacup Borough (H) W 3-1
Sat 16/03/24Runcorn Town (A) Postp
Tue 19/03/24Ashton Athletic (A) L 1-2
Sat 23/03/24Ashton Town (H) W 4-2
Tue 26/03/24FC St Helens (A) L 1-3
Sat 30/03/24Atherton LR (A) L 1-4
Mon 01/04/24Shelley (A) W 2-1
Wed 03/04/24Runcorn Town (A) W 3-0
Sat 06/04/24AFC Blackpool (A) W 1-0
Sat 13/04/24Ilkley Town (H) W 5-0

Squad Members

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Joe Amison00000
Matthew Bailey00000
Jay Barker00000
Callum Baynes00000
Brandon Collins00000
Harry Copeland00000
Luke Davey00000
Tom Dawson00000
Max Dixon00000
Dylan Ellis00000
Frankie Ellis00000
Luke Ellis00000
Callum Fawcett00000
Farryl Foster00000
Jamie Hodgson00000
Samuel Joel00000
Ross Liddicott00000
Jack Litherland00000
Finley Martin00000
Hakan McCraken00000
Jordan McGarry00000
Charlie McGladdery00000
Joseph McGladdery00000
William McGladdery00000
Charlie McGlown00000
Matthew McKee00000
Jamie Mellen00000
Luke Mitchell00000
Nathan Reid00000
David Round00000
Harrison Round00000
Jackson Round00000
Gareth Smith00000
Tyler Spence00000
Samuel Stephens00000
Tom Stephenson00000
Charley Thompson00000
Jason Walker00000
Kevin Watkin00000
Noah Williams00000
Tyler Wood00000
Joshua Woodend00000

Former Squad Members

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Patrick Allington00000

Staff Members

Name
Gary Fawcett First Aider
Nathan Reid Coach
David Round Manager
Gareth Smith Coach
Kevin Watkin Manager
Maurice Watkin Committee Member

Matchday Information

Ground: The Handmark Engineering Stadium

Address: Rakesmoor Lane, Hawcoat, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.

Postcode: LA14 4QB

Telephone: 01229 828176


Midweek Night: Tuesday

2023/24 Admission Prices: Adults £5, Concessions £3, U16 Free - Accept Cash or Card Payments

Programme Price: N/A - Published Online

Directions: M6 to junction 36, A590 to Barrow until you reach Kimberley-Clark Paper Mill. Turn 1st left into Bank Lane, signposted Hawcoat and Barrow Golf Club, At the T junction turn left into Rakesmoor Lane. Ground 200 yards on the right.


Nearest Railway: Barrow-in-Furness

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: Number 1 Bus from Barrow-in-Furness Town Centre to Hospital

Parking Facilities: Parking is available in the grounds car park

Ground Facilities: The ground is open up to an hour before kick off on match days. There is a bar serving hot drinks, cold drinks, alcohol & snacks pp (hot food on most Match days) - Toilets - SkySports & BT TV - Seating Stand - full pitch view from bar window - Dogs welcome

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated


Ground: The Handmark Engineering Stadium

Address: Rakesmoor Lane, Hawcoat, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.

Postcode: LA14 4QB

Telephone: 01229 828176


Website: http://www.hobafc.co.uk

Twitter: @OfficialHOBAFC


Registered Colours: Green Shirts, White Shorts, Green Socks

Registered Goalkeeper Colours: Orange Shirt, Orange Shorts, Orange Socks

Alternative Colours: Yellow Shirts, Yellow Shorts, Yellow Socks

Alternative Goalkeeper Colours: Blue Shirt, Blue Shorts, Blue Socks


Secretary: Gary Fawcett

Chairman: Maurice Watkin

Manager: Kevin Watkin and David Round (Joint)

Programme Editor: Glen Ritchie

Committee / Directors: Maurice Watkin, David Smith, Alan Wilson, Julie Livingston, Paul Muspratt, John Squire, Paul Bones


County Affiliation: Lancashire FA

Year Formed: 1936

Record Attendance: 2,303 v F.C. United of Manchester 2005

Previous Leagues:

North Western League
Furness Premier League
West Lancashire League

Honours:

West Lancashire League Champions: 1986/87
Lancashire F.A. Amateur Shield Winners: 1988/89, 1990/91

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