Scarborough Roman Catholic School from Tobago is the only champion from 2017 which is defending its title in 2018. The Tobago lasses marched into the Atlantic Primary School Football League Under-15 Girls Final after producing a comprehensive 4-1 victory over Carenage Girls Government at the Hasely Crawford Stadium in Mucurapo on Thursday.
The Tobago champion school led 3-0 at the half after strikes from Kaleah Duke who netted a double and Jeleisha Alexander.
On the resumption, pint-sized Shaniqua Lawrence scored a beauty to pull back one for her team but no sooner she had done that act, Jeleisha Alexander extended the lead to make it 4-1 for the 2017 champions. On Tuesday Scarborough warmed up for that contest by whipping Chaguanas RC 16-0 and will now put the 2017 title on the line against San Fernando Methodist at the Hasely Crawford Stadium on Wednesday from 10:45 am
Carenage Boys Government book its place in the Under-15 Boys title match after a comfortable 4-0 victory over San Fernando Boys RC in the teams' semi-final clash at the Mannie Ramjohn Stadium on Thursday.
Carenage Boys Government, the Port-of-Spain and Environs Champions went ahead as early as the 7th minute through Janell Brewster. After the half, Carenage Boys team which won the National Championship on two occasions went into top-gear and scored three goals to make it 4-0 at the final whistle. Jaden De Gannes scored in the 33rd minute before Al Kalipha Henry scored a double after strikes in 40th and 53rd minutes.
Carenage Boys Government will now meet the winner of the St Dominic's RC School and last year's Under- 12 Champions La Pastora Government which was postponed on Thursday because of the inclement weather. That game will now be played tomorrow at the Mannie Ramjohn Stadium beginning at 9:45 am.
On Tuesday last at the Mannie Ramjohn Stadium, Port-of-Spain Champions Newtown Boys RC School was beaten by Point Fortin RC 1-0. The scores were tied 0-0 at the interval but Khaleel Lawrence sent the Point Fortin supporters in a celebratory mood when he banged home a sizzler in the 25th minute.
In the other semi-final at the Mannie Ramjohn Stadium, Arima Boys Government beat Enterprise Government 3-1 to move to the final and take on Point Fortin RC on Thursday in the Under-12 Boys Final at the Hasely Crawford Stadium, Mucurapo.
Arima Boys Government got goals from Anest DeSilva in the 2nd minute, before Kymani Holder made it 2-0 on the half-time whistle.
Kerry Baptiste then extended the lead to 3-0 in the 19th minute before Enterprise Government got on the score-sheet through Aaron Raymond in the 35th minute.