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Presentation extend lead as San Juan North shocked

By October 26, 2018

San Juan North Secondary were shocked by St Augustine Secondary, the 4-1 loss forcing them to lose ground in their bid to overtake Secondary Schools Football League Premiership Division champions, Presentation College. 

When match-day 11 got under way on Wednesday, San Juan North were marginally behind Presentation on the tables, goal difference being the only thing that separated the two.

At the end of the matchday, San Juan were still on 25 points after a 4-1 loss to St Augustine, while the defending champions moved to 28 after a 1-0 win over Trinity College East.

Naparima College, who have been slipping for weeks, remain third on 22 points after they were on a bye.

Below Naparima, Trinity College Moka did take the opportunity to get closer though, beating the tough East Mucurapo 1-0 in a fixture at Fatima College.

St Mary’s College’s struggles this season have continued with Carapicaima East accounting for their sixth loss in nine games. The 3-1 defeat means St Mary’ College have only won once this season and drawn two games and are in real danger of being relegated from the Premiership.

St Anthony’s College, another of the teams in a bid for one of the top spots in this year’s Premiership, did themselves no harm when they earned a 1-0 home win against Fatima College.

Bishop’s High School earned their second point of the Premiership division after a 1-1 draw with fellow promoted side, Valencia High School.

Bishop’s did not have things go so well last week, however, as they lost 2-1 to St Benedict’s College in the only fixture that was completed.

St Benedict’s though, were not able to capitalize keep the momentum from that win, after Queen’s Royal College thumped them 3-0.

 

Pos

Team

P

W

D

L

F

A

+-

Pts

1

Presentation College

10

9

1

0

23

5

18

28

2

San Juan North Secondary

10

8

1

1

20

10

10

25

3

Naparima College

10

6

4

0

18

6

12

22

4

Trinity College Moka

10

5

3

2

16

17

-1

18

5

St Anthony's College

9

5

2

2

17

10

7

17

6

St Benedict's College

10

4

2

4

12

12

0

14

7

Queen's Royal College

10

3

4

3

13

9

4

13

8

Trinity College East

9

3

4

2

9

6

3

13

9

St Augustine Secondary

10

4

1

5

19

18

1

13

10

Carapichaima East Secondary

10

4

1

5

20

21

-1

13

11

East Mucurapo

10

3

2

5

12

17

-5

11

12

Valencia Secondary School

10

2

2

6

12

22

-10

8

13

Fatima College

11

2

1

8

9

18

-9

7

14

St Mary's College

9

1

2

6

7

16

-9

5

15

Bishop's High School

12

0

2

10

12

32

-20

2

Paul-Andre Walker

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