Golden Stars upset Beterverwagting (BV)/Triumph United 3-1 yesterday when the East Coast Demerara zone in the National Milling Company (NAMILCO) U17 Football League continued at the Grove Community Centre ground.
Kevin Washington netted a double in the ninth and 40th minute while Shawn Adonis scored in the 50th minute.
For BV/Triumph, Omari Glasgow scored in the 85th minute. In another encounter, Ann’s Grove needled Plaisance 1-0 through a Shane Higgins strike in the 20th minute while Buxton United and Mahaica battled to a 1-1 draw. Julius Hamilton scored for Mahaica in the 20th minute while Kayode Semple netted for Buxton in the 55th minute.
Meanwhile, Wales FC downed Crane Rovers 2-1 at the Den Amstel ground in the West Demerara zone. An own goal in the fourth minute, alongside a Courtney Liverpool strike in the 52nd minute sealed the win.
For Crane Rovers an own goal was recorded in the 15th minute. Also, Pouderoyen FC secured the easiest of victories compliments of a walkover against Golden Warriors. The tournament resumes Sunday at both venues.
Grove Community Ground
Ann’s Grove-1 vs Plaisance-0
Golden Stars-3 vs BV-1
Kevin Washington-9th and 40th
Buxton United-1 vs Mahaica-1
Den Amstel Ground
Wales-2 vs Crane Rovers-1
Pouderoyen vs Golden Warriors
Pouderoyen won via walkover