Janelle McGee is having an amazing freshmen season so far with the New Mexico Highlands University Women's Soccer team.
T&T Under-20 Soca Princesses will be seeking a victory when they come up against Cayman Islands in their opening match of the Caribbean Football Union Group B First Round Under-20 Women qualifier at the Dr Franklin Essed Stadium, Paramaribo, Suriname from 5 pm.
Candace Seaton scored off the underside the crossbar in the 65th minute and gave Trinidad & Tobago a 1-0 victory over Jamaica on Monday in a match for Caribbean pride at the CONCACAF Under-20 Women's Championship.
Trinidad and Tobago’s Women’s Under 20 and Under 17 teams completed easy 5-1 and 4-0 victories over Barbados’s National Women’s Under 20 team in practice matches last Saturday and Monday at the Marvin Lee Stadium.For the Under 20s, the goals came from Anique Walker (1', 23'), Renelle Findley (37'), Khadidra Debesette (40'), Jonelle Warrick (86') against the “Bajans”.
It was probably the most passionate performance ever given by the T&T U-20 women’s football team, but it was simply not enough to overcome the powerful and superior skilled Americans, as T&T crashed out of the Concacaf Final Round Tournament in Guatemala on Saturday after a 4–0 defeat to USA.
The Soca Princesses Under-20 squad under newly appointed coach Richard Hood will host Barbados’ Under-20s at the Marvin Lee Stadium, Macoya from 4 pm on Friday.
The U.S. Under-20 Women’s National Team defeated Trinidad and Tobago 4-0 at Estadio Cementos Progreso to advance to the semifinals of the 2010 CONCACAF U-20 Women’s Championship. Morgan Marlborough opened the scoring for the U.S. in just the fifth minute, followed by a Kristie Mewis goal in the 23rd and two more from Sydney Leroux before halftime.
Jamaal Shabazz, coach of the national Under-20 women’s football team, is contented with the growth of the squad during last month’s Concacaf Under-20 Women’s Championship in Guatemala.
T&T’s U-20 Soca Princesses must secure at least a draw against USA today, or preferably a win, if they are to have any hope of making it to the semifinal round of the Concacaf Final Round Tournament currently being held in Guatemala.