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Scholarship Success

CONGRATULATIONS to Luke Kelly who has secured a scholarship to play football in South Carolina…

Luke, who is a second year student on the BTEC Level 3 Extended National Diploma in Sport based at The Showgrounds, has secured a scholarship to play for Mars Hill University in South Carolina.

Luke, who was a member of our U20s league winning side, is part of the first cohort to have successfully completed the BTEC in Sport.

Speaking to, Player Education Officer, Gary Devenney said: “We are delighted for Luke to have secured his scholarship with Mars Hill University.

“Luke will not only train and play full time, but will also further his education whilst studying for a degree in Sport.

“His success goes to show that studying for a BTEC, alongside full-time training, is a trustworthy and viable options for students. We are currently accepting applications for our new cohort starting September 2024.”

You can apply by using the link HERE.