Your Premier Jamaican Sports Portal
Mixed Strykers On Course For Double
Paul Clarke, Gleaner Writer
Mixed Strykers 'A' stayed on course for the double after qualifying for the quarter-finals of the Westmoreland Netball Association (WNA) Central Westmoreland/Roger Clarke Netball League, where they will meet Harvesters on Sunday.
With the rally title already tucked away, Mixed Strykers 'A' are tagged as favourites in the 19-team league, and have been impressive so far in the sweep of Zone One during the preliminary rounds.
The other zone winners are Gold Star, who came out on top in Zone Two, Savannah (Zone Three), while Westlanders came out on top in Zone Four.
leads the goalscoring race
Goal shooter Marsha Haye of Mix Strykers 'A' leads the goalscoring race with 146 goals. She is followed by Ashane Allen of Gold Star with 108 and Savannah's Tameta Green with 96 of the 1,593 goals scored thus far in 36 matches played.
Matches in the quarter-final round are scheduled for The Manning's School, Savanna-la-Mar, where Gold Star face Zone 3 runners-up BCLS at 3 p.m. on Saturday in the first match of a double-header. The second match features Savannah against Bluefields 'A' at 4 p.m.
Then, on Sunday, Mixed Strykers 'A' will take on Zone 4 runners-up Harvesters in quarter-final three, starting at 3 p.m., then Unlimited, who advanced as the second-place team from Zone One, oppose Zone 4 winners Westlanders at 4 p.m.
The semi-finals are set for Saturday, December 8, and the third-place play-off and final are set for Saturday, December 15, all at The Manning's School.