25th May 1962
Warren Ward played fourteen times for Exeter City when on loan from Lincoln City in 1986. He later played semi-professionally for Boston United, King’s Lynn and a number of other clubs in Lincolnshire and the East Midlands.Despite being born in Devon, he commenced his career with Yorkshire Amateurs, and then played for Guiseley before signing for York City in March 1985, scoring three goals in four league matches. Ward moved to Lincoln City in July 1985, where he became joint leading scorer that season with just 8 league goals in 21 outings.
It was whilst he was with Lincoln that Warren had a loan spell with Exeter City in February 1986 during which time he played 14 consecutive matches and scored three times; his debut for the club coming against Cambridge United on 21 February 1986.
At the end of the season he was released by Lincoln and he signed for Boston United where he scored 25 goals in 89 appearances. He then had spells with King’s Lynn, Spalding United, Lincoln United, Grantham, Boston Town and Wisbech Town.