Monday 16 September, 2019

DACOSTA CUP: Manchester and Seaforth secure five straight victories

Manchester High and Seaforth High on Thursday became the first teams to win their first five matches in the 2017 ISSA/FLOW daCosta Cup football competition, with victories over DeCarteret College and Morant Bay High respectively

Manchester High stretched their lead atop Zone F by hammering DeCarteret College 5-0, while second-place Mile Gully could only muster a draw against Cross Keys.

The victory carries Manchester High to 15 points, six more than Mile Gully, who were drawing their second consecutive match.

In Zone O, Seaforth High secured a narrow 3-2 victory away at Morant Bay High to also move to 15 points, a five-point lead over second-place Paul Bogle, who crushed St Thomas Technical 6-1, which enabled them to leap ahead of Morant Bay, into second on goal difference.

Meanwhile, in Zone N, Central High, like Manchester High and Seaforth High, also kept their perfect win record intact, by securing a 1-0 home victory against former champions Vere Technical.

Central, are however, winning their fourth match, which puts them on 12 points, two more than second-place Garvey Maceo.

THURSDAY’S RESULTS

ZONE F
Belair 1 vs May Day 2
DeCarteret College 0 vs Manchester 5
Cross Keys 0 vs Mile Gully 0

ZONE N
Garvey Maceo 1 vs Kemps Hill 0
Bustamante 0 vs Old Harbour 2
Central 1 vs Vere 0

ZONE O
Yallahs 2 vs Robert Lightbourne 0
Paul Bogle 6 vs St. Thomas Technical
Morant Bay 2 vs Seaforth 3

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