In the CUC Primary Football League games over the weekend, Sir John A. Cumber Primary and Cayman Prep captured top spots in Group A and Group B, respectively, in the Under-11 division. They will enter the Champions Cup competition on Dec. 3 as No. 1 seeds.
Sir John A. Cumber Primary ended the regular season undefeated in Group A with four wins and two draws following a comprehensive 3-1 victory over Cayman International School thanks to goals from Jamari Samuda in the 9th minute, Javon Henry in the 29th and Nahshon Ebanks in the 39th minutes. Toby Johns pulled one back for Cayman International School in the 46th minute but it was too little too late.
In Group B, Cayman Prep finished their regular season with a perfect record of six wins after a 5-1 defeat of Bodden Town Primary. Cayman Prep seeks to avenge last year’s Under-11 Champions Cup loss to eventual 2015/2016 champion Red Bay Primary.
Accompanying Sir John A. Cumber Primary and Cayman Prep into the Under-11 Champions Cup will be St. Ignatius Prep, Savannah Primary and Cayman International School from Group A, and Prospect Primary ‘A’, Triple C and NorthEast Schools from Group B.
Schools that will be competing in the Under-11 Consolation Cup include Truth For Youth, George Town Primary, Prospect Primary ‘B’, Red Bay Primary, Bodden Town Primary and South Sound Schools.
Other final scores from the Under 11 division played on Saturday included Savannah Primary 0 vs. St. Ignatius Prep 2; Truth For Youth 0 vs. Prospect Primary ‘B’ 4 (forfeit); NorthEast Schools 4 vs. South Sound Schools 1; Triple C 0 vs. Red Bay Primary 1; and Cayman Brac 2 vs. Prospect Primary ‘A’ 2. The Cayman Brac vs. Prospect Primary ‘A’ match marked the first time a CUC PFL game was played in the Brac.
In the Under-9 division, schools qualifying for the Champions Cup from Group A include St. Ignatius Prep, Cayman International School, Sir John A. Cumber Primary and Cayman Prep ‘B’. From Group B, it will be Cayman Prep ‘A’, Triple C, South Sound Schools and Red Bay Primary.
The Consolation Cup will play hosts to George Town Primary and Savannah Primary from Group A and Prospect Primary, Bodden Town Primary and NorthEast Schools from Group B.
Scores from the final day of the Under-9 regular season included Cayman International School 4 vs. Sir John A. Cumber Primary 0; Savannah Primary 0 vs. St. Ignatius Prep 4 (respect rule enforced); Cayman Prep ‘A’ 2 vs. Bodden Town Primary 0; NorthEast Schools 0 vs. South Sound Schools 2; and Triple C 2 vs. Red Bay Primary 0.
In the Girls Primary Football League, Sir John A. Cumber Primary ‘A’ and Triple C topped their respective groups with undefeated records. Sir John A. Cumber Primary ‘B’ finished Group A with three wins and two draws, and Triple C completed their regular season in Group B with four wins.
Schools advancing to the girls’ Champion Cup with Sir John A. Cumber ‘A’ and Triple C include Cayman International School, St. Ignatius Prep, Savannah Primary, Sir John A. Cumber ‘B’, Cayman Prep and Prospect Primary ‘GB’.
Schools competing in the GPFL Consolation Cup will be Prospect Primary ‘GA’, George Town Primary and Bodden Town Primary.
Final regular season scores from Saturday’s games in the girls league were Cayman International School 0 vs. Sir John A. Cumber ‘A’ 0; Savannah Primary 0 vs. St. Ignatius Prep 2 and Cayman Prep 4 vs. Bodden Town Primary 0 (forfeit).
The PFL and GPFL Champions Cup and Consolation Cup playoffs begin Saturday, Dec. 3, at the Annex field beginning at 9 a.m.
The playoffs continue on Dec. 10, Jan, 7, 14 and 21 (semifinals) and Jan. 28 (finals and third placed games).
All playoff games will be at the Annex field.
For more information, call Neil Murray on 914-1110 or 925-8793.