A few weeks ago Tom Killick was stressing about the size of his threadbare squad, with injuries and suspensions leaving Poole with very few options in terms of depth.
Fast forward to now, and Killick is a lot more confident – after witnessing the performances of the younger players at his disposal first hand.
Kieran Burnett detailed his pride in seeing numerous members of his U23 side make the step up to Poole’s first team on Tuesday night.
A somewhat bizarre evening down Tatnam saw a proposed Hampshire Combination & Development Challenge Cup match turn into a glorified friendly – with confusion whether the result will stand.
Tom Killick lead the praises for his young guns after they almost came out on top at the New Cuthbury against rivals Wimborne Town in the Southern League Cup.
Poole Town’s U23 made it back-to-back 7-1 wins with a hard-earned victory over Bashley in the Hampshire Combination & Development League U23 West.
Dolphins’ young-guns came unstuck in their opening Hampshire Combination & Devlopment League fixture away at Dorchester Town.
Poole Town’s youngsters will start their FA Youth Cup campaign away at Wiltshire side Bemerton Heath Harlequins in the Preliminary Round.