Ely City Hockey Club coach Pete Jones named 2012 Ely Standard Sports Awards coach/manager of the year

PUBLISHED: 16:23 25 May 2012

Ely Standard Sports awards 2012, at Ely Tigers Rugby Club.
Coach/Manager of the Year winner Pete Jones with (left) presenter Kev Lawrence and (right) Sainsburys Manager Alex Bettison

Ely Standard Sports awards 2012, at Ely Tigers Rugby Club. Coach/Manager of the Year winner Pete Jones with (left) presenter Kev Lawrence and (right) Sainsburys Manager Alex Bettison

Archant

HOCKEY coach Pete Jones was named coach/manager of the year at the 2012 Ely Standard Sports Awards.

The youth section of Ely City Hockey Club has seen a sharp increase in participation, thanks to Pete’s hard work.

Judges said: “The time and effort Pete has put in has made a real difference any one that can get the will to do well and get the children to enjoy what they do is a special person.

“It takes a lot of time and effort to do this especially dealing with such a wide range of ages and also to make it a success.”

Alex Bettison, general manager of Sainsbury’s Ely, presented Pete his award.

FINALISTS:

Alan Alsop - The Ely City FC manager works tirelessly nearly every evening on the phone to either players or teams always sorting something out. He always puts in 110%.

Richard Armer - Ely Tigers coach Richard is a fantastic coach who has developed a strong team who have a strong supportive attitude towards each other and feel very honoured to represent Ely.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Ely Standard. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Ely Standard