Photo: Renato Campbell scored the lone goal for defending champions Kingston College as they beat St. Andrew Technical High School 1-0 to advance to the final of the ISSA/FLOW Walker Cup competition
The 2017 edition of the ISSA/FLOW Walker Cup final will have the same two finalists as it did last year as defending champions Kingston College (KC) and losing 2016 finalists Jamaica College (JC) advanced to the urban area knock out final in contrasting styles at the National Stadium on Saturday.
Photo: Kingston College striker Rashwan Mackison scored the first goal for Kingston College as they ran out 2-0 winners of Jamaica College to inflict the first defeat on the champions in the ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup since 2011. The victory saw KC advance along with JC to the semi-finals of the competition.
Photo: "From the baby line" - Omar “Cheeky” Thompson scores his first of two goals from almost on the goal line as KC began their quest for the Manning Cup with a comfortable 6-0 win over Spanish Town High on Saturday.
Goals either side of half time from Omar “Cheeky” Thompson and one each from Rashawn Mackison, Renato Campbell, Trayvone Reid and Dwayne Atkinson helped ease Kingston College past a stubborn Spanish Town High in their Group E Manning Cup opener on Saturday.
Photo: Kingston College midfielder Fabian Grant is about to make a pass while under pressure from Bridgeport High midfielder Ronaldo Banks. Jevan Hunter also of Bridgeport High is looking on.
A heavy downpour which began just after the half hour mark in the first semi-final of the ISSA/FLOW Walker Cup match between Kingston College and Bridgeport High brought a premature end to what was shaping up to be a very intriguing contest on Tuesday at the Constant Spring Field.