Another hard fought game as Bay draw with Hartlepool

WHITLEY BAY 1 HARTLEPOOL UNITED 1 Whitley remain unbeaten after six pre-season friendlies and this latest encounter proved to be a tough test against a strong and competitive Hartlepool United side. Playing in their brand new home kit, Whitley went close in the fourth minute when Jack Byerley was just off target but they went [...]

By |2017-08-01T14:11:12+00:00July 29th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Battling Bay earn draw with Magpies

WHITLEY BAY 0     NEWCASTLE UNITED U23s 0 Tuesday 25th July A bumper crowd of 861 fans saw Whitley Bay fully match their professional opponents in a thoroughly entertaining friendly at Hillheads Park on Tuesday evening. Peter Beardsley’s youthful Newcastle side found Whitley tough opponents and Bay manager Marc Nash was a proud man at the [...]

By |2017-07-26T15:39:04+00:00July 26th, 2017|Match Reports|0 Comments

Special deal for Juniors at Newcastle game

Members of Whitley's Junior teams will be given free entry to tomorrow's (Tuesday) friendly against Newcastle United, provided they are accompanied by a paying adult. The youngsters are normally only allowed free entry to league games but the club has made a special dispensation for this prestigious friendly. Rob Atkin, Whitley Bay FC's Junior Football [...]

By |2017-07-24T10:45:35+00:00July 24th, 2017|Juniors|0 Comments

Bay comfortable in victory over Millers

Whitley lifted the gloom of a damp summer's afternoon at Hillheads as they continued their unbeaten start to pre-season with a 3-0 victory over Derbyshire side New Mills. Persistent drizzle failed to dampen the spirits of the Bay side which included two trialists, one playing in defence and the other a striker. Callum Patton gave [...]

By |2017-07-24T11:37:07+00:00July 23rd, 2017|Match Reports|0 Comments

Bay held to a draw at West Allotment

A Whitley Bay side made of largely of reserve team players held West Allotment Celtic to a 2-2 draw at Druid Park tonight (Friday). An own goal by Jack Byerley gave Allotment the lead after 33 minutes but on the stroke of half time Regan Paterson levelled for Whitley. Paterson then headed Whitley in front [...]

By |2017-07-24T11:04:45+00:00July 22nd, 2017|Match Reports|0 Comments

Bay hit Royal Marines for six

Whitley recorded their second convincing win of pre-season defeating the Royal Marines 6-1 at Hillheads tonight (Wednesday). After goalbound shots from Potter and Wilkinson had been well saved, Whitley went ahead in the 17th minute when a cross from Kyle Patton was converted by one of two trialists in the Bay line up.  Tom Potter [...]

By |2017-07-21T09:33:12+00:00July 21st, 2017|Match Reports|0 Comments

Bay open pre-season with victory at Seaton Delaval

Whitley began their pre-season fixtures with a comfortable 4-0 victory away to Northern Alliance Premier Division side Seaton Delaval. Whitley made the best possible start, taking the lead after just 25 seconds thanks to a close range finish from Kyle Patton. Tom Potter got the second ten minutes later with a tremendous shot into the [...]

By |2017-07-19T14:56:45+00:00July 15th, 2017|Match Reports|0 Comments

Chris McDonald joins Berwick Rangers

Chris McDonald is leaving Whitley Bay to join Scottish League Second Division side Berwick Rangers. The 23 year old defender signed for the Bay from Wearside League Jarrow FC in February 2014. He quickly established himself in the side, becoming captain last season and was voted Player of the Year.  A highly popular member of [...]

By |2017-07-15T18:23:21+00:00July 14th, 2017|News|0 Comments