United close to repeat

Defending champions Women’s United takes on Future SC in the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) 2008-2009 Under 17 FA Cup finals on Ash Wednesday February 25 at the TE McField Annex in George Town at 4:30pm.

This game serves as a curtain raiser before the Elite Scholars International clash in the finals of the 2008-2009 CIFA Digicel Knock-Out finals scheduled for that same evening at 7:00pm.

Women’ United blanked Stingrays 3-0 to book their place in the finals while Future SC managed to turn back Elite 5-4 on penalties after a 1-1 score line at regulated and extra time.

The goal scorers for Women’s United were Tacita Berry in the 15th Alyssa Chin in the 47th and Ashani Francis in the 70th.

Courtisha Ebanks netted in the 4th minute for Elite while Kimberly Rivers netted first for Future SC in the 14th minute ending the game 1-1.

In the penalty shootout Kimberly Rivers, Shalissa Barnett Breean Wright, Shennelle Frederick and Brittni Ebanks netted successfully for Future SC. The Elite goal scorers were Jessica Ebanks, Courtisha Ebanks, Jetena Bodden, Marrisa McLaughlin and Cristan Jones missed her penalty.