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Wolmer’s edge game Holy Trinity to maintain perfect record

By September 17, 2018
Wolmer's Boys' celebrate a goal during their ISSA/Digicel Manning Cup game against Holy Trinity High School at Wolmer's Boys' School. Wolmer's Boys' celebrate a goal during their ISSA/Digicel Manning Cup game against Holy Trinity High School at Wolmer's Boys' School.

In a battle among the teams who could be vying for group G honours when the first round of the ISSA/Digicel Manning Cup comes to its conclusion, Wolmer’s Boys’ School edged Holy Trinity in an early top-of-the-table clash. 

Wolmer’s ended 2-1 winners thanks to goals from Kimani Gibbons in the 29th minute and Nikasha Murry in the 40th minute, while Holy Trinity got back into the game in the 51st minute through Roy Evelyn.

The goal meant for a few scary moments for Wolmer’s but they kept their advantage in the game and on the tables.

The result meant Wolmer’s now have 12 points from four games, while Holy Trinity trail them by three points.

Edith Dalton-James, also in Group G, got off the mark with a 3-2 win over Jose Marti Technical.

Waterford stayed in touch with Wolmer’s and Holy Trinity after a 2-0 win at Pembroke Hall High School.

The results mean that Edith Dalton are now on six points from their four games, while Waterford are next on four. Pembroke Hall still have three points on the board, while Jose Marti just have one.

Another team to stay perfect after today’s round of Manning Cup games was Camperdown, who lead Group C with 12 points. They are followed by Charlie Smith, 7, Eltham, 7, and Meadowbrook, 3. Norman Manley are fifth in the group with two points, while Jonathan Grant are yet to get off the mark.

Eltham kept pace with Charlie Smith today after coming from behind to deliver a 3-1 beating on Meadowbrook, while Camperdown’s dominance was maintained through a 2-1 win over Jonathan Grant. Charlie Smith stuttered in a 0-0 stalemate with Norman Manley. Jonathan Grant and Norman Manley have a game in hand.

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