Sat, Jan


On­ly 20 teams are left in this year's Co­ca­Co­la In­ter­col com­pe­ti­tion.

On Tues­day, a Zion Mc Cleod dou­ble on ei­ther side of half­time gave East Mu­cu­rapo a 2-0 vic­to­ry over next-door neigh­bours Fa­ti­ma Col­lege in the first game of a North Zone dou­ble-head­er at the Hase­ly Craw­ford Sta­di­um in Mu­cu­rapo.

That win sets up a date with St Mary’s Col­lege in the semis on Fri­day.

Al­so book­ing a semi­fi­nal spot against Mal­ick Sec­ondary was St An­tho­ny’s Col­lege, who de­feat­ed Tran­quil­i­ty Sec­ondary 8-1 in yes­ter­day's sec­ond game at the Sta­di­um.

Ja­heim Mc Fee led the goal splurge withs five items while Kahim Thomas, Kiron Man­swell and Sowande Pre­ito al­so found the net for the West­moor­ings-based Tigers.

At the Man­nie Ramjohn Sta­di­um mean­while, Pleas­antville Sec­ondary need­ed penal­ties to get past Moru­ga Sec­ondary.

The two were locked at 1-1 af­ter reg­u­la­tion time with Moru­ga get­ting their goal from Mont Zion Bain and Pleas­antville Theon Mar­cano. In the shootout, Pleas­antville walked away with a 3-0 win and will face zon­al and na­tion­al cham­pi­ons Na­pari­ma Col­lege in the semi­fi­nal.

In the oth­er en­counter, Pre­sen­ta­tion Col­lege got sec­ond-half goals from Jardell St Clair and Akeem Ja­cob in a 2-0 vic­to­ry over Point Fortin Sec­ondary. They will now take on St Bene­dict's Col­lege in the oth­er south semi­fi­nal.

Over in To­ba­go, Sin­gal Hill Sec­ondary al­so need­ed a penal­ty shootout be­fore they pre­vailed 3-2 over Pen­te­costal Light and Life Foun­da­tion. The boys from the 'Hill' had tak­en a 1-0 lead when Quin­cy Win­ches­ter scored in the 6th minute but Pen­te­costal Light and Life equalised ten min­utes lat­er through Ryan Camp­bell. Nei­ther teams could find an­oth­er goal be­fore the end of reg­u­la­tion time and Sig­nal Hill took as­cen­den­cy in the shootout. Sig­nal Hill will now meet Good­wood Sec­ondary in the semi­fi­nal.

Ja­heim Har­ry al­so got the lone goal for Scar­bor­ough Sec­ondary in a 1-0 win over Bish­op's High School. They will now bat­tle Spey­side High in the semi­fi­nal.


To­ba­go Zone

Sig­nal Hill 1 vs 1 Pen­te­costal Light & Life

(Sig­nal Hill 3-2 on penal­ties)

Scar­bor­ough Sec­ondary 1 vs 0 Bish­ops High School

South Zone

Pleas­antville Sec­ondary 1 vs 1 Moru­ga Sec­ondary

(Pleas­antville sec­ondary 3-0 on penal­ties)

Pre­sen­ta­tion Col­lege 2-0 Point Fortin sec­ondary

North Zone

East Mu­cu­rapo 2-0 Fa­ti­ma Col­lege

St An­tho­ny’s Col­lege 8-1 Tran­quil­i­ty Sec­ondary


St Anthony’s, Mucurapo victorious in North quarters.
By Joel Bailey (Newsday).

ST ANTHONY’S and East Mucurapo were victorious yesterday, in their respective Coca Cola Intercol North Zone quarter-finals, at the Hasely Crawford Stadium, Mucurapo.

In the latter of back-to-back matches, St Anthony’s trounced Tranquillity 8-1, following East Mucurapo’s 2-0 win over Fatima.

St Anthony’s will now turn their attention towards Malick, who they will meet in the semi-final round on Friday, while East Mucurapo will face St Mary’s, also on Friday.

In the South Zone quarter-final double-header, at the Manny Ramjohn Stadium in Marabella, Pleasantville needed kicks from the penalty spot to oust Moruga 3-0, after the scores were locked at 1-1 at the end of regulation time, and Presentation San Fernando cruised past Point Fortin East 2-0.

Both Pleasantville and Presentation San Fernando will be back in action next Tuesday, in the semi-final stage – Pleasantville will oppose reigning national Intercol champs Naparima and Presentation San Fernando will tackle St Benedict’s.

There was also a pair of quarter-final matches in the Tobago Zone.

In the opening match at Plymouth, Signal Hill defeated Pentecostal Light and Life 3-2 in a penalty shootout, after a 1-1 regulation time scoreline, while Scarborough pipped Bishop’s High 5-0.

The Tobago semis will be staged on Monday, with Signal Hill battling Goodwood and Scarborough facing Speyside.

The Zonal semi-finals will begin today, with a double-header in the Central Zone.

Chaguanas North will meet Miracle Ministries from 3 pm, at the Ato Boldon Stadium, Couva, followed by the clash between Carapichaima East and Couva East.