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Young Lions move to top spot in Zone 2


Carlena Knight

Young Lions moved to the top of the Antigua
and Barbuda Football Association’s (ABFA’s) Division 2 table after recording
their latest win on Tuesday afternoon.

Young Lions, who hail from the Old Road
community, edged out FLOW Bethesda Bald Eagles, 3-2, at home in their Zone 2

Conrad Willock (15th), Zavier
(43rd) and Roy Yorke (80th) were the goal scorers for
the round south team. They now have 23 points, bettering second place JSC
Progressors by a plus 20 goal difference to their plus eight.

 Bethesda, however, dropped to third with 20 points. Calvin
Goodman (37th) and Chunsea Martin (40th) were the goal

JSC Progressors handed former Antigua Premier
League (APL) champions Bassa SC a 1-0 defeat with the winning goal coming from
Alex Browne in the 73rd minute.

Bassa slipped to 10th with 10 points.

Meanwhile, in Zone 1, National Parks English
Harbour FC recorded the largest score-line victory hammering Ace Trucking and
Heavy-duty Equipment Glanvilles, FC 8-1.

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Nigel Graham had a hattrick for the victors
finding the back of the net in the 10th, 17th and 27th minutes of play.

Xavier Richards hit home four times for the
round south team with goals in the 20th, 33rd, 37th and 50th minutes.

Teammate, Antoniel Campbell also
contributed with a goal in the 32nd minute.

Jamerre Daniel (43rd) was the lone goal scorer
for Glanvilles.

English Harbour moved to third with 24 points
while Glanvilles have nine points in the 11th spot.

In the other match played that day, Freeman’s
Village Scorpions trounced Urlings, 4-1, with goals from Roy Gregory
(8th), Darius Hector (14th), Randy Simon (47th) and
Andre Kellman (58th).

Larson Maraine (6th) was the lone goal scorer
for Urlings.

The Scorpions moved to eighth with 14 points
while Urlings remain in the 13th spot with three points.

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