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Stories by Marc Stamp

Published:Wednesday | October 18, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Holy Trinity High's coach Devon Anderson was left fuming afterthe top seeds were humbled2-0 by Haile Selassie Highin an ISSA-FLOW Manning Cup second-round match yesterday at the Constant Spring Complex.The losers played the final 14 minutes of the...

Published:Saturday | October 14, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Holy Trinity's coach, Devon 'Pablo' Anderson, said that traditional schools Jamaica College and Clarendon College have been picking on his school by regularly recruiting their key players.Despite that, Holy Trinity, who finished third in last year's...

Published:Friday | October 13, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Holy Trinity High now have added motivation to win the ISSA/FLOW Manning title for the first time after they were ranked the number one seeds entering the new second round format for the competition.Under the new format, the group winners, the...

Published:Wednesday | October 11, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Following a fourth-place finish at the first-ever CARIFTA triathlon/aquathlon/mixed relays age group championship, national team coach Elisabeth Mondon has described the performance as "fantastic".Guadeloupe topped the championship with 72 points,...

Published:Tuesday | October 10, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Jamaica's men's senior team head coach Theodore 'Tappa' Whitmore credited his players for their fighting spirit despite a loss in the friendly international game against Saudi Arabia last Saturday.The Reggae Boyz went down 5-2 away to Saudi Arabia...

Published:Monday | October 9, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Despite suggestions by Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) president Michael Ricketts that the Women's Premier League might receive support from the Sports Development Foundation (SDF), there is continued uncertainty about this year's staging. This is...

Published:Saturday | October 7, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

National senior women's team assistant coach O'Neil 'Starry' Ebanks said that attending the FIVB Beach Coaching course in the Dominican Republic, which runs from today until next Wednesday, will be beneficial to the development of the sport, locally...

Published:Saturday | October 7, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

FIFA instructor Andrea Rodebaugh said that with the four-day FIFA women's inter-mediary course now completed, she will take back a report to the world-governing body to see how they can assist in the development of the game here."I want to thank...

Published:Friday | October 6, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Competitions Officer at the Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA), George Forbes, is not expecting any congestion of fixtures following the postponement of several ISSA/Flow Manning Cup games yesterday due to heavy rains."It would not...

Published:Wednesday | October 4, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Jamaica's top triathlete Lori Sharpe is hoping to use her experience to motivate the national junior team ahead of their participation at the inaugural CARIFTA Triathlon/Aquathlon/Mixed Relays Championship in Barbados from October 7-8.Sharpe was...

Published:Wednesday | October 4, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Holy Trinity stayed on course for the top seed spot in the second round, despite dropping points for the first time in Group F of the ISSA-Flow Manning Cup football competition.The unbeaten Holy Trinity and St Jago battled to a 1-1 draw at the Bell...

Published:Tuesday | October 3, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Western Warriors all-rounder Dennis Bulli, behind an impressive performance for his team in the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) Super League at the weekend against Northern Panthers at the Trelawny Stadium, is confident in staying in the Jamaica...

Published:Monday | October 2, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

The Jamaica Triathlon Association (JTA) is confident that the country will impress at the inaugural CARIFTA Triathlon/Aquathlon and Mixed Relay championships in Barbados from October 7-8.An 11-member 13-19-year-old age group team will depart the...

Published:Monday | October 2, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Rodico 'Rodo' Wellington came off the bench in the second half and expertly converted a penalty in time added on, to salvage a point for Waterhouse against Reno in the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) at the Drewsland Stadium yesterday.Talisman...

Published:Sunday | October 1, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Head coach of Jamaica's women's Under-17 football team, Xavier Gilbert, says that his team has certain things to correct in order to get a better result in today's second friendly international at Winchester Park, St George's College, starting at 3:...

Published:Saturday | September 30, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Chairperson of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) Women's programme, Elaine Walker-Brown, said that there is a need for more females to get involved in coaching in order for better development of women's football locally.The JFF has attracted a...

Published:Saturday | September 30, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Chevone 'Messi' Marsh of Cavalier SC is the only newcomer named by the national senior team coach, Theodore Whitmore, for a friendly international against Saudi Arabia, set for October 7 in Riyadh.Marsh is among a 20-man squad that will begin...

Published:Friday | September 29, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Charlie Smith High will seek revenge when they host high-flying Calabar High in a top-of-the-table ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup Group G encounter at the Anthony Spaulding Sports Complex in Trench Town, today, starting at 3:30 p.m.Calabar defeated 'Charlie...

Published:Thursday | September 28, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Head coach of Jamaica's girls Under-17 football team Xavier Gilbert is looking forward to gauging the team's readiness ahead of their Final Round CONCACAF Caribbean Qualifiers assignments, when they face Costa Rica in two friendly internationals.The...

Published:Wednesday | September 27, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

President of the Jamaica Golf Association (JGA) Peter Chin is elated that two of the country's elite tournaments received world ranking recognition from the Royal and Ancient Golf Club and the United States Golf Association last week.The...

Published:Wednesday | September 27, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Coach of Excelsior High, Shavar Thomas was not pleased with his team's performance, despite a 3-2 win against Ardenne High in Group E action in the ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup schoolboy competition at Ardenne High yesterday.Chad McKen scored in the...

Published:Monday | September 25, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Many pundits have written off St George's College as a serious challenger for the prestigious ISSA-FLOW Manning Cup title this year, but the team's leading goalscorer, Nathaniel Campbell, is hoping to prove them wrong.Campbell, a 16-year-old fifth...

Published:Saturday | September 23, 2017 | 9:10 AMMarc Stamp

After a rehabilitation exercise to their playing field, which includes the installation of a new irrigation system and grass, officials at Tivoli Gardens High school are hoping the improved facility will not only add another high quality playing...

Published:Wednesday | September 20, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

National senior team and striker Shamar Nicholson has admitted that it won't be easy adjusting to his new club NK Domzale as he awaits his visa to travel to Slovenia.Nicholson, who is likely to fly out this weekend, recently sealed a three-year deal...

Published:Wednesday | September 20, 2017 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp

Holy Trinity's captain Shai Smith led from the front with a hat-trick as his team rolled over Clan Carthy High 5-0 in ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup Group F action at Alpha Boys Institute yesterday.Smith scored in the sixth, 52nd and 81st minutes while...

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