The 2016 PLANTE’S PLACE Senior Football Competition and Promotional League commenced this past Sunday at the Dennery Cricket Ground with an opening ceremony from 2:30 pm followed by brief remarks from the sponsors, the president of the Dennery Youth & Sports Council, president of the League and other executive members.
In the first match of the double-header HILLTOP BALLERS came up against WHITE HOUSE from 3:00 pm. Former, White House player, Donavan Sealy, gave Hilltop Ballers the lead in the 31st minutes. Ten minute later Levi Gilbert scored a wonderful free kick to level the score. The match was decided following another freekick by Levi Gilbert in the 65th minute which gave White House a 2:1 victory in the first official football match on the cricket ground in over 20 years….
In the second match of the day WISDOM 18 PLUS and ON THE ROCK STRIKERS played to a 1:1 draw. Dylan Mathurin gave Wisdom 18 Plus the lead in the 32nd minute. However, former Wisdom 18 Plus player, Mogabi Polius secured a point for his new Club, after scoring in the 79th minute….The competition continues on Monday May 9, 2016 with DCYO taking on PITON TRAVEL YOUNG STARS from 4:30 pm.