52 goals as primary football resumes

Action from the GT Primary vs. Prospect Primary Under 11 game.

Play resumed this past Saturday in the 2016/2017 CUC Primary Football League (PFL) and Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) following the mid-term break with a number of games at venues across the island and scorers being kept busy as more than 50 goals were scored.

In Group A, the Under 11 boys from George Town Primary celebrated their first victory of the season with a 3-1 defeat of Prospect Primary ‘B’.

Kassidy Forrester opened the scoring for the boys from the capital before Jabez Campbell sealed the victory with a double just before half time. Prospect Primary stormed back in the second half and cut the deficit to two following a penalty by Josiah Williams but although dominating the second half, Prospect’s forwards could not find the target and the gamed ended at 3-1.

In the earlier game, George Town Primary’s Under 9s shared the points with Cayman Prep ‘B’ following a 1-1 draw. In other PFL Group A games it Cayman International School 4 vs. Savannah Primary 0 (Under 9 – respect rule enforced); Cayman International School 0 vs, Savannah Primary 1 (Under 11) and St. Ignatius Prep 3 vs. Truth For Youth 2 (Under 11).

In an Under 11 game played during the week, Sir John A. Cumber Primary defeated Cayman Academy 3-1.

In Group B, Red Bay Primary’s Under 9s defeated Prospect Primary 2-1 thanks to strikes from Emre Cuevas-Ebanks and K’Jannie Watler and in the Under 11 encounter, Prospect Primary avenged their younger team mates’ defeat with a 3-1 victory over their Red Bay opponents. Red Bay’s Dominique Ebanks opened the scoring from a free kick, but Prospect responded with two goals from Xavier Miller and a third from the penalty spot scored by Josh Campbell.

In other Group B games it was Bodden Town Primary 1 vs. South Sound Schools 4 (Under 9); Bodden Town Primary 0 vs. South Sound Schools 0 (Under 11); Cayman Prep ‘A’ 4 vs. Triple C 0 (Under 9); Cayman Prep 3 vs. Triple C 1 and NorthEast Schools 3 vs. Cayman Brac 2.

In games played in the CUC Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL), scores in Group A included Cayman International School 0 vs. Savannah Primary 0 and George Town Primary 1 vs. Prospect Primary ‘GA’ 1. In Group B it was Cayman Prep 0 vs. Triple C 3 and Bodden Town Primary 0 vs. Sir John A. Cumber ‘B’ 2.

The 2016/2017 CUC PFL and GPFL regular seasons continue this Saturday, November 12 with games at the West Bay Town Hall Field, Annex Field, Cayman Prep, Prospect Primary, Triple C and the Dart Field.

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