Bon Accord upset in Tobago
The 2013 Atlantic LNG National Primary School champions in the Boys Under-15 category, Bon Accord Government, will not be defending their crown, as they were booted out of the National playoffs in the Tobago Zone.
Tobago champions Bon Accord were eliminated at the quarter-final stage of the Boys Under-15 division competition at the Shaw Park Recreational Grounds, Shaw Park last Monday.
Whim Anglican ended Bon Accord’s reign with a 3-1 defeat. It was sweet revenge for Whim Anglican, who lost last year’s zonal and national finals to Bon Accord.
In Port of Spain, former National champions and seven times Port of Spain champs Carenage Boys Government were booted out of the tournament by Diamond Vale Govennment.
Eastern Boys Government School rekindled the past with an impressive 4-1 victory over newcomers Newtown Boys RC School, in the Port of Spain and Environs League, at Hasely Crawford Stadium in Mucurapo last Friday.
Carenage registered their first lien on the Under-15 Girls trophy with a good 2-1 win over Diamond Vale Government School. Most Valuable Player Natisha Jules was the scorer for the champions.
In the new Under-11 Boys competition, Sacred Heart Boys RC beat Carenage Boys 2-1 to lift the trophy. Sacred Heart ran up a 2-0 lead at the half through the skill of midfielder and Most Valuable Player (MVP) Jarrique Williams who led his team with a double.
In Tobago last Monday, Montgomery Government routed Mason Hall Government 7-0. In the semi-final matches played at Goodwood, Charlotteville Methodist edged Hope Anglican 2-1 while Speyside Anglican prevailed over St Andrew 2-1, on penalty kicks after both teams were locked at 1-1 at the end of regulation time.
In the semi-finals, Montgomery defeated Charlotteville 3-1 and Whim defeated Speyside 3-0.
In the Under -11 semi-finals, Bon Accord and Whim advanced to the finals, with Bon Accord getting past a determined Patience Hill Government team 3-0 at Jubilee Park in Sangsters Hill.
The finals of the five education districts are set to be completed by today.