ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup
Photo: Renato Campbell scored the first goal for Kingston College as they ran out 3-1 winners over Excelsior High in Group E action in the ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup at the Stadium East Field on Saturday. KC have now won five straight games and leads the group on maximum 15 points.
Kingston College passed their sternest test yet of the 2017 edition of the ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup competition, putting in a solid performance to overcome a determined Excelsior High school 3-1 at the Stadium East field on Saturday.
Photo: Wolmer's Boys coach Rudolph Speid urging on his players during their 0-0 draw with Tivoli Gardens High on Monday.
Joint leaders in Group A, Tivoli Gardens and Wolmer’s Boys played at an exciting 0-0 draw at the Tivoli Gardens High school on Monday while defending champions Jamaica College eked out a 2-1 win over Papine High and the red-hot Kingston College remained perfect after four starts when they got by Greater Portmore 3-1 on a busy day in the ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup on Monday.
File photo: St. Georges College captain Matthew Wilson.
Many time champions St Georges College kicked off their 2017/18 ISSA/Flow Manning Cup campaign with an emphatic 7-0 drubbing of Tarrant High School at Winchester Park on Monday in the day's featured match. STGC led by a brace from Romario Harding in the 43rd and 47th minute eased pass their opponents in front of a large and expectant crowd.
Photo: Meadowbrook High head coach Neo Oxford has set his sights on a place in the second round in the ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup this season.
Meadowbrook High school is certainly not one of the more fancied names in schoolboy football in Jamaica but that could certainly change if their head coach Neo Oxford has his way.
Jamaica College defeated Wolmers Boys 2-1 to lift the ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup title in a keen and engaging contest inside the National Stadium on Saturday night. The defending champions made it 4 straight titles as they defeated the Super Cup champions, who were losing their first game in the Manning Cup this season.
All three games came in the first half as strikes from Tyreke Magee and Donovan Dawkins put the champions 2-0 up before Alphanso Gooden got the consolation for Wolmers on the stroke of half time.
Donovan Dawkins of Jamaica College goes by Philip Graves of Holy Trinity High during their Manning Cup semi-final inside the National Stadium on Saturday. Defending champions Jamaica College won the game 5-0 to advance to the final where they will play Wolmers' Boys.
Jamaica College and Wolmers Boys’ will face off in the finals of the ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup competition on Saturday November 26th after both teams registered comfortable semi-final wins over Holy Trinity and Kingston College respectively last Saturday.
Photo: Jamaica College striker Duhaney Williams scores his sixth Manning Cup goal of the season when he pokes home a Ronaldo Brown cross from 3 yards out. Williams's strike was enough to earn JC all three points against St. Jago High on Wednesday, as the defending champions advanced to the semifinals.
Defending champions Jamaica College eased into the semi-finals of the ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup competition when they completed a routine 1-0 win over a toothless St. Jago High in their last quarter final round game at the Constant Spring Field on Wednesday.
Photo: Fabian Grant protects the ball from Donte Green in the ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup quarter final match at the Spanish Town Prison Oval on Tuesday. Grant scored the third goal as Kingston College ran out 3-0 winners over Bridgeport High to become the first team to advance to the semi-finals this season.
Photo: Action from the ISSA/FLOW Walker Cup semi-finals between Kingston College and Bridgeport High recently. KC won the game 1-0 and the two will meet again today in Manning Cup quarter final action to decide who advances to the semi-final.
The most intriguing Group J of the ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup may or may not have its conclusion today, as the two match days in the quarter final round have seen identical 1-1 score-lines for the four games played so far.