Chesterfield head groundsman nominated for prestigious award

Liam Reynolds is a contender for the best groundsman in the National League.

Head groundsman Liam Reynolds has been named as a National League award finalist in the Groundsman of the Year Awards 2019.

After learning of his nomination, Liam said: "We had an inspection in April so I had an idea there was a chance of being nominated.

"I'm really pleased to be in the running for an award. It is always very satisfying to receive recognition for your efforts."

Chief executive Graham Bean added: "I'd like to congratulate Liam for this nomination and wish him the best of luck.

"Liam and his colleagues from Premier Pitches do a fantastic job, ensuring that the playing surface at the Proact is of the highest standard."

Liam will attend the award ceremony at St Georges's Park in mid-August.

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