Montego Bay, Jamaica (Mckoy’s News) – St James Football Champions: Somerton FC was crowned champions of the Sandals sponsored St James Division One Competition on Sunday, June 18, when they defeated Irwin in the finals played at Jarrett Park in Montego Bay.
Somerton outscored Irwin 4-3 in a ding-dong battle to the final whistle.They also gained promotion to the Senior League Competition for next season.
Meanwhile, in the Senior League Competition, seasons early favorite Catherine Hall, stuck to the task and put up a determined fight to starve off and improved Rose Heights football team 1-0.
Catherine Hall played in their second straight Senior League Final, last year they were defeated by Faulkland. They now gained promotion to the Western Confed Competition, which if won, they will play in the play-off to go on to play National League Football. This is a step closer to top-flight football.
The competitions were sponsored by Sandal’s International.