Bay continue goal spree with five at Ryton

RYTON & CRAWCROOK ALBION 2 WHITLEY BAY 5 Saturday 28th July Whitley completed their pre-season programme with a victory at Second Division Ryton & Crawcrook Albion but they had to come from behind and it was only in the closing stages of the game that they finally saw off the challenge of their hard working [...]

By |2018-07-29T17:30:03+00:00July 29th, 2018|Match Reports|0 Comments

Rampant Bay hit Stan for six

HEATON STANNINGTON 1 WHITLEY BAY 6 Thursday 26th July In weather more suited to cricket than football, Whitley hit Heaton Stannington for six in their latest pre-season friendly, with three trialists getting on the score sheet in the first half. The Northern League Second Division side only just missed out on promotion last season but [...]

By |2018-07-27T11:21:02+00:00July 27th, 2018|Match Reports|0 Comments

Impressive Bay shock Spartans

BLYTH SPARTANS 2 WHITLEY BAY 4 Tuesday 24th July Whitley earned a surprise but well deserved victory in this pre-season friendly at Croft Park. Both sides fielded a number of trialists but the main talking point among Bay fans was the return of Tom Flynn in goal after last season’s Player of the Year agreed [...]

By |2018-07-25T12:03:57+00:00July 25th, 2018|Match Reports|0 Comments

Flynn stays at Hillheads

We are delighted to announce that goalkeeper Tom Flynn will be staying at Hillheads for the coming season. He had been placed on the transfer list but following discussions with the chairman and manager, last season's Player of the Year, also voted Players' Player of the Year, has agreed to remain with Whitley Bay. Tom [...]

By |2018-07-25T10:11:42+00:00July 25th, 2018|News, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Morpeth overcome Bay in goal feast

WHITLEY BAY 3 MORPETH TOWN 6 Monday 16th July Whitley’s winning start to their pre-season campaign came to an end against Morpeth Town at Hillheads when six goals came in a dramatic 20 minute spell during the first half. The visitors, newly promoted to the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League, fielded a very strong squad and [...]

By |2018-07-17T15:45:11+00:00July 17th, 2018|Match Reports|0 Comments

Striker Ramsey one of two new signings

Experienced striker Stephen Ramsey who made over 300 appearances scoring more than 80 goals for South Shields, is the latest signing as Whitley prepare for the new season. Ramsey (pictured above) was a member of the Mariners' squad that won the treble of FA Vase, Northern League championship and League Cup in 2016/17 but suffered [...]

By |2018-07-11T15:23:35+00:00July 11th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Seven up for Bay in first friendly

BEDLINGTON TERRIERS 2 WHITLEY BAY 7 Tuesday 10th July Whitley began their pre-season programme with a very comfortable victory at Bedlington. It was very much a new-look Bay side with only four players from last season in the starting eleven. One of the familiar faces, captain Peter Glen-Ravenhill had the chance to put Whitley ahead [...]

By |2018-07-11T15:24:32+00:00July 11th, 2018|Match Reports|0 Comments

Team Northumbria resign from Northern League

In a shock decision announced yesterday (Tuesday) less than four weeks before the start of the season, Team Northumbria have resigned from the Northern League. The University based club have said the decision is a result of "rebalancing the sports folio" which suggests that the funding that had been provided for the football team will [...]

By |2018-07-11T15:25:18+00:00July 11th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Two new signings announced

Andy Gowens has added to his squad with the signing of two defenders. Lewis Walton who was at Jarrow Roofing last season and previously played for Darlington is a left fullback or wingback.  Adam Redford is a right fullback or wingback and was a regular member of the Newcastle University side last season. We would [...]

By |2018-07-07T19:56:30+00:00July 7th, 2018|News|0 Comments