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St Benedict's enjoy biggest win of the day, defending champs stumble

By October 06, 2018

Presentation College’s lead atop the Secondary Schools Football League Premiership Division is just down to goal difference now after the defending champions dropped two valuable points in an away 1-1 draw with the Queen’s Royal College (QRC). 

Things could have been worse for the Lions because they had to come from behind to earn that draw, while Naparima College, the team that has been stalking them all season, earned a hard-fought 1-0 win over Carapichaima East to join them on 19 points at the top of the table.

In the live game on SportsMax, St Benedict’s looked to get their season rolling in the right direction, with a comprehensive 4-0 win over Trinity College Moka.

St Benedict’s talisman and skipper, Keon Boney had a brace in the game, scoring in the 14th and 75th minutes of play, while other notches in the goalscoring column came from Aaron Rodney in the 26th and Jaycee Paras in the 41st.

In other games on the day, promoted side, Valencia Secondary earned their second victory of the campaign, a massive 3-2 win over St Anthony’s College, while fellow newcomers Bishop’s High School are yet to get off the mark after a 3-1 spanking at the hands of St Augustine Secondary.

San Juan North Secondary continued to make a push for the top spots as they earned an away 1-0 win over Fatima College and Trinity College East cruised to a 3-1 win over East Mucurapo.

 

 

Pos

Team

P

W

D

L

F

A

+-

Pts

1

Presentation College

7

6

1

0

17

4

13

19

2

Naparima College

7

6

1

0

15

3

12

19

3

San Juan North Secondary

6

5

1

0

13

5

8

16

4

St Anthony's College

6

4

1

1

13

6

7

13

5

Trinity College Moka

6

3

1

2

9

12

-3

10

6

Trinity College East

6

2

3

1

6

4

2

9

7

Queen's Royal College

6

2

2

2

9

7

2

8

8

St Benedict's College

6

2

2

2

8

7

1

8

9

East Mucurapo

6

2

2

2

9

10

-1

8

10

St Augustine Secondary

7

2

1

4

12

15

-3

7

11

Carapichaima East Secondary

6

2

0

4

12

15

-3

6

12

Valencia Secondary School

7

2

0

5

10

18

-8

6

13

St Mary's College

6

1

1

4

6

12

-6

4

14

Fatima College

7

0

1

6

6

14

-8

1

15

Bishop's High School

7

0

1

6

9

22

-13

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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