Youth ballers back in action

345 FC A defeated Latinos FC 3-0 in U11 play.

The 2018 Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) youth leagues resumed this past Saturday, 24 February following a two-week school break with a full schedule of games in the boys and girls leagues.

In the Boys Under 11 league, Jaxon Cover grabbed a hat-trick as Sunset Warriors edged-out Sunset Rockets 3-2 in the ‘Sunset FC derby’. Replying for the Rockets was Ethan Cansell and Matthew Rees.

In other Boys Under 11 games, the ‘new kids on the block’ 345 FC won both their games as 345 FC A defeated Latinos FC 3-0 thanks to strikes from Jaden Verhoeven, Hayden Keens and Christo Durrant. 345 FC B enjoyed a 5-0 victory over George Town SC with Danny Lynne and Noah Mitten scoring two goals each and Paul Marineau adding the fifth.

Christo Durrant (left in blue) scored in the Boys Under 11 league as his 345 FC A team
defeated Latinos FC 3-0.

In the Boys Under 13 league, ASC Jaguars grabbed their second win of the young season downing Future SC 2-0 while 345 FC defeated a very young East End United FC 9-1 and Academy SC ESM were 1-0 victors over George Town SC.

In the Boys Under 15 league, Bodden Town FC defeated Cayman Brac 13-1 while Academy SC downed Sunset FC 7-2.

There was one game played in the Boys Under 17 league with Academy SC getting the better of rivals Cayman Athletic SC 3-2.

In the Girls Under 11 league, Sunset Fusion’s Doireann Lynch scored her team’s lone goal in the 1-0 win over Academy SC. George Town SC claimed their first win of the season with a 2-1 victory over Sunset Stars. George Town’s Kiandra Edwards scored both goals for her club while Kaija Dunbar pulled one back late in the game for the Sunset Stars.

The second round of youth games conclude with two Boys Under 15 games on 27 Tuesday, February as Academy SC White take on Future SC at the Ed Bush Field in West Bay at 5:00 p.m. and Cayman Athletic SC face Scholars International FC at the Annex Field also at 5:00 p.m.

Also on Tuesday in the Boys Under 17 league, Alliance SC take on Bodden Town FC at 4:00 p.m. at the CIFA Centre of Excellence in Prospect.

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.