U-20 semi-final line-ups confirmed in Lucozade Indoor Hockey
The semi-final line-ups in the Under-20 Boys and Girls categories of the Lucozade Indoor Hockey tournament have been finalised followed the latest round of action on Sunday at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall.
In the Under-20 Girls category, Saints Conqeurors, YMCA Old Fort Samurais, GCC Spartans and GCC Her-ricanes have advanced, while in the Boys Under-20 segment, Saints S7N, Saints Superstars, GCC Pitbulls and YMCA Old Fort are through.
In the Men’s quarter-finals, Pepsi Hikers continued their unbeaten run, making light work of Saints Splinters, beating them 11-2.
Bounty GCC won against GCC Sequel 3-1, giving them a spot in the semis, while Hikers Cadets pulled off an unexpected upset against the Saints Team, beating them 2-1.
The Saints team, boasting several young talented national players, fought hard but only found the back of Hikers’ net once.
The experienced Hikers side battled and played a hard defense, with Shane Samuels converting two of their penalty corner opportunities.
One of the Garnett brothers, Shomere scored the lone goal for his side. In the semi-final, Pepsi Hikers will play Bounty GCC, while Pepsi Cadets will come up against YMCA Old Fort.
The round-robin matches continued for the Women’s category with GCC Tigers edging Saints 4-3.
Striker Sonia Jardine netted three goals for her side, while Clayza Bobb netted twice for her team. In the Ladies category, Woodpecker Hikers defeated Old Fort Igniters 4-2.
The tournament will continue on Monday and Wednesday, with the category finals set for Friday from 17:00h.