ALL CONQUERING NAPS: Naparima College team captain and goalkeeper Levi Fernandez, front, third left, lifts the Coca-Cola National InterCol trophy as his teammates savour their victory over San Juan North Secondary that completed a clean sweep of the major Secondary Schools League titles this year.

Naparima College capped off a perfect season in the Secondary Schools Football League (SSFL) after winning their third piece of silverware by beating San Juan North Secondary in the Coca Cola National InterCol final at the Ato Boldon Stadium in Balmain, Couva, yesterday.

The San Fernando-based team won the final 4-3 on penalty kicks, following a goalless draw after the regulation 90 minutes.


Veteran opener Lendl Simmons stroked his first half-century in nearly four years while Nicholas Pooran made an instant impact his first match back from a ball-tampering ban, as West Indies brushed aside powerhouses India by eight wickets to level the three-match series 1-1, yesterday.

FORMER PORT OF SPAIN MAYOR Raymond Tim Kee was described as a giant of a man, honest, honourable and a patriot who was a mentor and friend to many.

TRINIDAD and Tobago under-20 girls failed to win a set when the CAZOVA (Caribbean Zonal Volleyball Association) Confederation Youth Championship served off yesterday, in Martinique.

BRITTANY JOSEPH expectedly outclassed the opposition to retain her women’s title Wednesday night in the RMSL (Reliability Maintenance Services Limited) Super Singles Table Tennis Tournament at National Racquet Centre, Orange Grove Main Road, Tacarigua.

“We look forward to these talents showing the world what they can do, but again, as I said, sometimes we need to have that umbrella over them from the vultures out there that are willing to take down their careers pretty quickly.”