Action in the Veterans in Sports Inc 2017 Qualifiers got on the way on Sunday night, in front of a nice crowd at the Phillip Marcellin Grounds in Vieux Fort. Sixteen teams have already sealed their spots in the tournament proper. Six teams are playing in this round, with the hopes of gaining the final four spots.
In the first match played, La Clery took on Labowe Connections. Labowe went into the dressing room on top in this encounter, as they found goals in the 39th and 42nd minute. Nathan James and Justus St. Aimee were the goal scorers in the first half.
La Clery would come out swinging in the second half as they found the back of the net in the 55th minute. Kurt Nicholas was the goal scorer.
In the final quarter of this game, the team from the south west of the island enjoyed most of the possession as they created a number of opportunities. Labowe would go on to score a third as Nathan James completed his brace to win this one 3-1.