INSPORTS Primary football, netball parish competitions in closing stages
Rousseau Primary and St Patrick's Primary emerged champions of the INSPORTS Kingston and St Andrew Primary School football and netball competitions, respectively.
Rousseau Primary defeated Pembroke Hall 2-1 to lift the football title, while Mona Primary turned back Windward Road Primary 3-1 and secured third place. Both games were played at Stadium East on Friday.
In the netball final at the Leila Robinson Courts, St Patrick's got the better of Mona Primary 10-8 in an exciting encounter. Holy Family Primary finished third.
In Hanover, Claremont Primary were crowned football champions after defeating Bethel Primary 2-1. Pell River Primary secured the third spot after beating Lucea Primary 1-0.
The other regional winners will be decided soon.
Meanwhile, in Portland, Port Antonio Primary marched into the football final with a convincing 3-0 win over Buff Bay Primary and will meet Manchioneal Primary, who blanked Boston Primary 2-0, in the final on Friday.
In St Elizabeth, Brompton Primary and Barbary Hall will contest the netball final, which will be played tomorrow. Brompton defeated Brinkley Primary 18-3 while Barbary Hall got the better of Glen Stuart Primary 8-5 in the semifinals.
In the football semis, Santa Cruz Primary beat Brompton 2-0 and Holland Primary defeated Black River Primary 5-0 and will meet in the final also scheduled for tomorrow.
In Trelawny, Clark's Town Primary and Duanvale Primary will contest the final on Friday. Defending champions Clark's Town defeated Brampton Primary 2-0 while Duanvale swamped Ulster Spring Primary 7-0 in the semifinals. Junior Gray scored all seven goals for Duanvale.
In St Ann, Steer Town Primary and Discover Bay Primary will meet in the final on Thursday. Steer Town defeated Golden Grove All-Age 2-1, while Discovery Bay edged Ocho Rios 1-0.
In St Catherine, Old Harbour Primary and Marlie Mount Primary will contest the final of the netball competition tomorrow at the Spanish Town Prison Oval. Old Harbour defeated Naggo Head 10-3 while Marlie Mount beat McAuley Primary 14-7.
Meanwhile, McAuley Primary and Old Harbour will meet in the football final. McAuley blanked Bridgeport Primary 3-0 and Old Harbour defeated Naggo Head 3-0 in the semifinals.
The INSPORTS Primary School football and netball competitions will be completed this month and the winners, along with the runners-up, will advance to the National Championships next month to determine the all-island champions.