Team Cristina Jardim crowned Futsal champs

Team Christina Jardim was crowned the ‘We Believe Cup’ Futsal Champions, crushing Yvette Bunbury 7-2 in the finale on Tuesday at the National Gymnasium, Mandela Avenue.

The inaugural event was staged to promote Breast Cancer Awareness, with the competing teams being named after Cancer Survivors. It was the Lakeisha Pearson show in the title clash witnessed by a sizable crowd, with the dynamic forward recording an impressive five goals to seal the outcome.

Pearson recorded two goals in the first half, before returning in the second period to fashion a further three conversions, singlehandedly settling the contest.

With the five goals, Pearson ended the contest on 18 conversions, in the process copping the Highest Goal Scorer accolade and the Most Valuable Player (MVP) trophy.

Adding two goals in the win were Terryka Joseph and Abioce Heywood respectively. For the loser, Keandre Thomas and Shameka Marcus were on target. In other results, Ena Persaud humbled Vonette Mayers by an 8-2 score line. Meanwhile, Francine Leitch edged Bibi Alli 3-2. Similarly, Nicola Schultz squeaked past Bibi Hasan 4-3. Also, Rosaline Clarke and Anjuli Beharry battled to a 2-2 draw. At the presentation ceremony that following the conclusion of the tournament, every competing team received medals. On the individual side, Natalie Nedd copped the Best Goalkeeper trophy.

Sponsors of the tournament included the National Sports Commission (NSC), Guyana Football Federation (GFF), the Guyana Cancer Foundation, the Alex Bunbury Sports and Academic Academy (ABSAA) and the National Milling Company (NAMILCO).


Complete Results


Bibi Alli-2 vs Francine Leitch-3

Francine Leitch Scorers

Amaya McPherson

Shamya Daniels

Amanda McKenzie

Bibi Alli Scorer

Gabrielle McGarrell

Alicia Jackman


Ena Persaud-8 vs Vonette Mayers-2

Ena Persaud Scorers

Lakeisha Pearson-(3)

Tiandi Smith-(2)

Shonnel Daniels-(2)

Terryka Joseph

Vonette Mayers Scorer

Shameka Marcus-(2)


Rosaline Clarke-2 vs Anjuli Beharry-2

Rosaline Clarke Scorers

Joanna Archer

Natalie Nedd

Anjuli Beharry Scorer

Anastasia Horsham-(2)


Nicola Schultz-4 vs Bibi Hasan-3

Nicola Schultz Scorers

Abioce Heywood-(2)

Amanda McKenzie

Shamya Daniels

Bibi Hasan Scorer

Stacy Adams


Christina Jardim-7 vs Yvette Bunbury-2

Christina Jardim Scorers

Lakeisha Pearson-(5)

Terryka Joseph

Abioce Heywood

Yvette Bunbury Scorers

Keandre Thomas

Shameka Marcus

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