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Defending Champions stay perfect, Naparima College comfortable in the hunt

By October 03, 2018

Defending Secondary Schools Football League Premiership division champions, Presentation College, have remained perfect, winning by their biggest margin of victory this season over newcomers Valencia Secondary. 

Valencia were swamped 5-0 against the defending champions, who hold just a two-point lead over Naparima College, who were also comfortable.

Naparima got goals from Tyrike Andrews in the14th, Isa Bramble in the 49th, and Jerome Pantor in the 56th to come away with a 3-0 victory.

Despite significant dominance in the first half, Naparima were only ahead through Andrews’ header, the big defender proving too powerful for his markers. Then Bramble benefitted from a poor clearance to slam home a rebound, while Pantor scored a penalty to make the points safe.

In other games on the day, San Juan North Secondary also kept winning after fighting to a 3-2 victory over Carapichaima East Secondary.

There was another 3-2 result on the day, as East Mucurapo clipped Fatima College by the odd goal in five.

St Mary’s College, who had found a way to win last week, were not so good away from home this week, as St Anthony’s College were comfortable 2-0 winners at home.

That result left St Mary’s College in 12th, while St Anthony’s find themselves in a battle with San Juan North Secondary for third place, just shading it at the moment with a single goal being the difference between the teams on 13 points.

The game between Trinity College Moka and the Queen’s Royal College was not played.

In the day’s other game, St Benedict’s College scored the only game of their game against St Augustine Secondary.

 

 

Pos

Team

P

W

D

L

F

A

+-

Pts

1

Presentation College

6

6

0

0

16

3

13

18

2

Naparima College

6

5

1

0

14

3

11

16

3

St Anthony's College

5

4

1

0

11

3

8

13

4

San Juan North Secondary

5

4

1

0

12

5

7

13

5

Trinity College Moka

5

3

1

1

9

8

1

10

6

East Mucurapo

5

2

2

1

8

7

1

8

7

Queen's Royal College

5

2

1

2

8

6

2

7

8

Trinity College East

5

1

3

1

3

3

0

6

9

Carapichaima East Secondary

5

2

0

3

12

14

-2

6

10

St Benedict's College

5

1

2

2

4

7

-3

5

11

St Augustine Secondary

6

1

1

4

9

14

-5

4

12

St Mary's College

6

1

1

4

6

12

-6

4

13

Valencia Secondary School

6

1

0

5

7

16

-9

3

14

Fatima College

6

0

1

5

6

13

-7

1

15

Bishop's High School

6

0

1

5

8

19

-11

1

 

Paul-Andre Walker

Paul-Andre is the Managing Editor at SportsMax.tv. He comes to the role with almost 20 years of experience as journalist. That experience includes all facets of media. He began as a sports Journalist in 2001, quickly moving into radio, where he was an editor before becoming a news editor and then an entertainment editor with one of the biggest media houses in the Caribbean.

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