This year's winner of the Wilf Ainscow "Ranger" Trophy for Bury Schoolboy Footballer of the Year, as chosen by the Bury Metro Schools Football Association, is Jack Brooks of Woodhey High School.
Jack is an all round sportsman who has also represented Lancashire at Rugby Union
The trophy is presented in memory of Wilf Ainscow, a long serving member and past president of the Rotary Club of Bury.
Pictured above is Jack being presented with the Trophy by Rotarian Mike Catlow, President of Bury Rotary Club
Wilf was a part owner and Editor of the Bury Times and covered Bury FC as a sports reporter under the pen-name of "Ranger".
Matthew joins a distinguished list of former winners and there is no doubt that Wilf would have considered him a truly worthy recipient of his Trophy.