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In Your Neighbourhood

Published:Saturday | November 18, 2017 | 12:00 AM
The young participants in the Smart Eggs Kids 1K in last Sunday’s CB Group UWI 5K, were more than excited to pose with Minister of Health, Dr Christopher Tufton (left) and sprinter Asafa Powell before the start of their race at the UWI, Mona Campus.
Members of the Independence City Primary School netball team who defeated Greater Portmore 7-2 in the INSPORTS Portmore Primary League match at Independence City Primary on Wednesday, November 14.

KSAFA age group finals

The finals of the MILO/KSAFA Under-13 and the Nesfruty/KSAFA Under-15 competitions will be played tomorrow at the Constant Spring Sports Complex.

In the Under-13 final, Real Mona will face Harbour View at 2 p.m. before Santos oppose Harbour View in the Under-15 final. Entrance fee is $200.

St Paul's United 5K run

The St Paul's United Church located at 3 Lockett Avenue, Kingston 4 will host a 5K Run/Walk next Saturday, November 25 as part of the church's 116th anniversary celebrations.

Registration fees for the run are $800 for adults, and $400 for children . For groups of five the fee is $3,000. Warm-up starts at 6:30 a.m., with the race set to begin at 7 a.m.

The race will start on Lockett Avenue before moving to North Street, South Camp Road, Marescaux Road, Heroes Circle, West Avenue and finish at the church. Sponsors for the event include WATA, GraceKennedy, Hi-Lo and Spatial Innovision.

Olando Dyer stars for PETCOM in 5-2 win

A four-timer by Olando Dyer carried PETCOM to an emphatic 5-2 win over Bridgeport Police as action continued in the INSPORTS/ Sunshine Snacks Portmore Business House Football competition at the Sunshine Snacks field in Naggo Head last Wednesday.

Raymond Thompson netted PETCOM's other goal. Javid Salesman scored both goals for the cops.

In games played last weekend, Confectionery & Snacks clipped Tyre Warehouse 1-0 with a Radine Bennett goal, while, IGL and Gibson Graphics ended 2-2. Buju Beckford and Courtney Fletcher scored for IGL and Demar Castro and Sandre Gayle were on the mark for Gibson Graphics.

PETCOM are locked atop Zone One with Portmore Gas with four points.