Games in the 2018 Cayman Islands Football Association youth leagues resumed this past Saturday with a number of key Under-11, Under-13 and Under-15 match-ups.
In the boys Under-11 league, played at the Annex Field, Future SCs Nahshon Ebanks and Caleb Fredricks scored four goals each as the boys from West Bay defeated a young Latinos FC B 9-0. The ninth was an unfortunate own goal.
George Town SC edged out East End United FC 1-0 thanks to an exquisite finish from Joshua Hayden.
In the derby game, 345 FC B ran out 3-2 winners over 345 FC A in an exciting encounter. 345 FC Bs Danny Lyne scored two goals and Paul Marineau added a third for the winners while Christo Durrant and Jagger Alban responded for 345 FC A.
Academy SC Stingrays eased past Sunset Rockets 6-1 with Jaeden Gordon grabbing a brace and Kyan Okoli, Tyler Bush, Joshua Elliott and Jacoby Zelaya each scoring a goal apiece. Thomas Rees replied with the Rockets’ only goal.
In the final Under-11 boys game of the day, Sunset Warriors defeated Academy SC Lionfish 3-0, thanks to two goals from Jaxon Cover and a solitary strike from Charlie Isbister.
In the only girls Under-11 game played, Sunset Fusion’s Olivia “Ollie” Thorpe netted twice to beat George Town SC 2-0.
The boys Under-13 games played at the Annex Field saw Sunset Sharks down Sunset Stingrays 2-0, with Jaxon Cover scoring both goals. In the late game, 345 FC took advantage of a lethargic George Town SC team 6-0 with Jayden Verhoeven and Liam Heffernan scoring two goals each and Danny Lyne and Gavin Sunley completing the scoring.
At the Ed Bush Field in West Bay, Academy SC ESM overcame the hometown team Future SC 4-0 with goals from Kaeden Brown, Jahmai Bennett, Nicholas Campbell and Justin Byles.
The seventh round of youth games conclude this week with an Under-13 Boys league game on Wednesday as Future SC take on George Town SC at 4 p.m. at the Ed Bush Field in West Bay.
In the Under-15 Girls league, Elite SC play George Town SC on Thursday at 4:15 p.m. at the Annex Field, and Sunset FC take on Academy SC at the Ed Bush Field at 4:30 p.m.
In the Under-17 Boys league, Sunset FC take on Cayman Athletic SC on Wednesday at 4:15 p.m. at the Annex Field.