Gorda Soccer League champs Rangers stay unbeaten
TORTOLA—Virgin Gorda Soccer League champs
Rangers walked off with a 2-1 over Spice United to stay unbeaten
during weekend action at the Valley Recreation Grounds on Virgin
Rangers took the early lead 25 minutes into
the game after Rohan ‘Chi Chi’ Lennon penetrated the Spice United
defense. Lezian Williams brought Spice even at 1-1 with his legger
in the 35th minute as both teams played to a halftime tie.
Avondale ‘Avon’ Williams connected in the
78th minute giving Rangers the 2-1 edge. He was later yellow carded,
as Rangers continued to hold Spice United scoreless over the second
half for the victory. Rangers Alfred Reid, and Spice United Danny
Joseph and Rodney Modeste also received yellow cards.
United Kickers got goals from three different
scorers to beat winless Jamrock 3-0 in Sunday’s first game. Dex
Dacaro helped the Kickers to a 2-0 halftime lead by laying the foundation
in the 19th minute with his goal. In the 24th minute, Jairo Morris
added another goal which they carried into halftime. Kenny Peters
extended United Kickers advantage to what would be the final 3-0
score, when he broke Jamrock defense in the 67th minute. Jamrock
mounted no serious threat of scoring.
In the weekend’s final game, Old Boys and
Jeans N Things played to a scoreless draw. The only action was Eddie
Pullock’s being thrown out of the game after a first half yellow
card then was booted from the match when he received a second half
red card for unfair play.
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