Wild’s Most Successful Coach Back for Another Season

The RTL Widnes Wild are delighted to welcome back player-coach Ollie Barron for the 2017-18 season.  Having led the Wild to their largest points total in their four season existence as well as putting the first silverware in the trophy cabinet Ollie has cemented his place in the Wild history books.

Since the Wild’s playoff success Ollie has been taking a break as well as keeping an eye on developments regarding the league.

Ollie said;

“I’m delighted to be back at Widnes for another season. I thoroughly enjoyed my first season as player coach.  Now the league structure is confirmed I am looking forward to building my team ready for the 2017/18 season.”

“I am now recruiting players for the upcoming season. Any interested players please contact me on ollie.barron@widneswild.co.uk” added Ollie.

Ollie has already begun recruiting players for the 2017-18 season which will see the Wild play 18 home league games, an increase of four from the last two seasons, as part of the leagues expansion to ten teams.

Player announcements will be made in the coming weeks as well as details of an exciting weekly radio show on Halton Community Radio 92.3 FM.

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