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Naps, Presentation lock in top positions, challengers still around

By September 22, 2019
St Anthony College's Kai Phillips dribbles around his Queen's Royal College opponent in SSFL Premier Division action at the weekend. St Anthony College's Kai Phillips dribbles around his Queen's Royal College opponent in SSFL Premier Division action at the weekend.

Naparima College locked into the top position on the Secondary Schools Football League Premier Division after a 2-1 win over high-riding newcomers Malick Secondary on Saturday. 

Naparima won a close one, the 2-1 victory suggesting that Malick are legitimate title contenders this season.

Things weren’t so close for other challengers however, as Presentation College, who now lie second on the table after four games, a point behind the defending champions, got their after thumping St Benedict’s College 4-0.

Malick Secondary remain fourth on six points but have a game in hand and could make a more serious run at the top spot.

Standing in Malick’s way though, is the threat posed by St Anthony’s College, who with just three games played, have amassed seven points to lie third after they remained unbeaten on the weekend thanks to a 2-1 win over Queen’s Royal College.

St Augustine Secondary have continued to find the going tough after playing out a 2-2 draw at home to Carapichaima East Secondary.

There were a number of drawn games at the weekend with San Juan North Secondary finding no way past Trinity College East in a 1-1 affair.

St Mary’s College have also struggled this season. To date, CIC still don’t have a point on the board, the only team in that position after four rounds, after they were blanked 2-0 by Pleasantville Secondary.

Pleasantville are currently fifth in the standings, Saturday’s marking their second of the 2019 campaign.  

 

 

Pos

Team

P

W

D

L

F

A

+-

Pts

1

Naparima College

4

3

1

0

10

3

7

10

2

Presentation College

4

3

0

1

14

2

12

9

3

St Anthony's College

3

2

1

0

10

3

7

7

4

Malik Secondary

3

2

0

1

8

3

5

6

5

Pleasantville Secondary

4

2

0

2

6

6

0

6

6

Queen's Royal College

4

2

0

2

8

11

-3

6

7

East Mucurapo Secondary

3

1

2

0

9

3

6

5

8

Trinity College East

3

1

2

0

5

4

1

5

9

Carapichaima East Secondary

3

1

2

0

5

4

1

5

10

Trinity College Moka

4

1

1

2

5

11

-6

4

11

Speyside Secondary

4

1

1

2

5

15

-10

4

12

St Augustine Secondary

4

0

3

1

6

8

-2

3

13

St Benedict's College

4

1

0

3

5

11

-6

3

14

San Juan North Secondary

3

0

1

2

2

4

-2

1

15

St Mary's College

4

0

0

4

2

12

-10

0

Paul-Andre Walker

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