Star-studded KC ready to end drought
The famed 'Purples' of North Street are looking to make their biggest onslaught on the corporate area ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup competition since they last won the tournament in 1986.
Ludlow Bernard coached this talented team of individuals to the semi-finals last season and after losing just two players in goalkeeper Jahvanni Grant and right-back Denilson Simpson, the North Street school is expected to make their biggest challenge for the title in some time.
The team will open their account against Spanish Town High and with the players they have retained in national representative Fabian Grant and national selectee, Javain Brown, plus the likes of their talisman of two season, Rashawn Mackison. The attacker netted an impressive 23 Manning Cup goals for the school last season, and he will be expected to lead the charges from the front once again this year.
Mackinson will be expected to receive good support from his star-studded cast which includes, Renato Campbell, Fabian Grant, Jahvain Brown, Trey Bennett, Anthoneil Mullings Treyvon Reid, Horace Ramsay, Jahmali Morrison, Davian Shakes, Dushaun Donaldson and Raheen Irving.
Although coach Ludlow Bernard not be reached for comments, word from the KC management is that they are going for all the trophies on offer but they will placed their emphasis on winning the Manning Cup title.