With an exciting season drawing to a close, there’s been no let-up in the action for the next generation of United stars.
In a break from league duties, our Under-18 side faced Bath City and secured an excellent 2-0 away win in their Gary Else Memorial League Cup Match, thanks to goals from Isaac Beardsmore and Ewan Howarth.
TUFC Under 18s: Baxter, Beardsmore, Bradshaw, Collings, Edmundson, Howarth, Long, Price, Slough, Bosworth, Evans. Substitutes: Jeffery, Piper
Meanwhile, our JPL sides have also been back in action.
Last weekend, our Under 9s took part in a mini tournament at Long Lane vs West Exe Under 9s and Culm Valley Under 9’s. United came out on top in both matches, winning 4-0 against West Exe with goals from Thomas Ross (3) and Oscar Mills, whilst the 6-2 win over Culm Valley came courtesy of goals from Mills (3), Ross, Ethan Lopeman and Jamie Mitchell.
The Under 15s, however faced a difficult encounter in Elite – South clash against Galaxy FC, going down to 4-0 defeat.
On Tuesday, Under 8s and Under 9s both travelled to AFC Bournemouth to take on their Academy counterparts.
Our Under-8 side drew their first match 2-2, thanks to a brace from in-form striker Keano. Despite an impressive showing in the second match, late goals took the game away from the young Gulls, as they went down 4-0.
The Under 9s made it two wins out of two against their Bournemouth opponents, winning the first game 3-1 with goals from Oscar Mills and Thomas Ross (2). In the second match, Torquay reached new heights by racing away with a 9-2 win. Efforts from Oscar Mills (3), Mason Bryant (2), Charlie Wise, Will Leigh, Will Glandfield and Man of the Match Thomas Ross secured a victory to remember.