Thursday 18 October, 2018

Rusea's, Clarendon College, Garvey Maceo remain perfect in daCosta Cup

Defending champions Rusea's High, Clarendon College and Garvey Maceo defended their perfect records on Match Day 7 of the 2018 ISSA/Wata daCosta Cup schoolboy football competition on Wednesday.

All three schools recorded big victories. Rusea's High, an 11-time champion, won 6-0 at Merlene Ottey High to secure their fourth straight victory, which pushed them to maximum 12 points in Zone B.

Merlene Ottey remain bottom of the table without a point from four matches.

Seven-time champions Clarendon College secured a 5-1 victory of Thompson Town, their third straight Group H win. The victory pushed them to maximum nine points, the same as Lennon High. However, Clarendon College are leading the group by goal difference.

Garvey Maceo, the 2007 champions, secured their fourth straight Zone M victory with a 6-1 triumph at Cross Keys High. They improved to maximum 12 points, a five-point lead over Denbigh High and Glenmuir High, which both battled to a goalless draw. That game was played at Denbigh High.

Cross Keys are bottom of the table without a point from four games.

Meanwhile, St Elizabeth Technical High School (STETHS) dropped their first points of the season as the five-time champions were held 1-1 at Lacovia High in Zone E.

Despite dropping two points, STETHS remain ahead of the group as they improved to 10 points, one ahead of second-place Maggotty High, which won 1-0 at Munro College. Lacovia High are second-from-the-bottom with three points from their four matches.

Match Day 8 takes place on Thursday with three games , two from Zone D and one from Zone J.

WEDNESDAY’S RESULTS

ZONE A
Irwin 2 Anchovy 3 

ZONE B
Merlene Ottey 0 Rusea’s 6 
Hopewell 3 Cambridge 1

ZONE C
Muschett 1 Spot Valley 1 
Cedric Titus 2 William Knibb 0
Herbert Morrison 1 Holland 0

ZONE E
Lacovia 1 STETHS 1
Newell 4 Sydney Pagon 0
Munro College 0 Maggotty 1

ZONE G
Troy 0 Spalding 2

Zone H
Thompson Town 1 Clarendon College 5

ZONE J
St Mary High 3 Guys Hill 0
Brimmer Vale 3 Tacky 2

ZONE K
Ewarton 6 Tacius Golding 0
Dinthill Technical 7 Ewarton 1
McGrath 2 Charlemont 3

ZONE L
Annotto Bay 4 Titchfield 1
Port Antonio High 2 Happy Grove 0
Horace Clarke 1 Fair Prospect 5

ZONE M
Cross Keys 1 Garvey Maceo 6
Bellefield 0 Winston Jones 0
Glenmuir 0 Denbigh 0

Zone N
Vere Technical 1 Kemps Hill 0
Central 0 Porus 0 Bushy Park

ZONE O 
St Thomas Technical 2 Yallahs 1
Morant Bay 0 Seafort 0

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