Commissioner of Police Gary Griffith scored one goal to assist his Police team to a 5-0 victory over QPCC in the Mixed Veterans division of the Trinidad and Tobago Hockey Board (TTHB) National Indoor competition that concluded over the weekend.
Griffith scored the third item in the 18th minute following on teammate Solomon Eccles’ opening double (11, 12th). Nicholas Wren (22nd) and national marksman Roger Daniel (24th) rounded out the scoring for the Lawmen.
In the open Men’s and Women’s competition, Police and Shandy Carib Magnolias were crowned new champs respectively.
Police recorded a comfortable 5-1 triumph over the Defence Force while Magnolias put in a little more effort to secure a 6-3 victory over Malvern.
In related news, the annual Magnolia Indoor tournament will take place from November 20-23.
The tournament comprises the top local men’s and ladies clubs, male and female Under-21 teams and the veterans. All Divisional Finals will be played on Saturday, November 23.
Teams will be striving to capture the winners’ pot of $4,000 in both the Open Men and Women divisions. There will also be cash awards for the other divisions as well. Each division and placements, along with selected outstanding individual performances will also be awarded. Patrons and supporters are not forgotten, as every night there will be various attractive door and special prizes to be won.
TTHB Indoor final results:
Police 5 (Dwain Quan Chan 13th, Jordan Reynos 16th, 34th, Solomon Eccles 26th, Akim Toussaint 35th) Defence Force 1 (Marcus James 34th)
Magnolias 6 (Savannah De Freitas 31st, 31st, 32nd, Tracey Lee-James 9th, 20th, Rebekah Ngui 5th) Malvern 3 (Krizia Layne 1st, Oire Trotman 15th, 17th)
Notre Dame 3 QPCC 3
Dames won 3-2 on sudden-death penalty shoot out
Harvard Checkers 6 Notre Dame 2
Paragon 7 (Tariq Singh 4th, 12th, 18th, Tarell Singh 10th, Daniel Mc Kie 23rd, Christian John 36th, Okeem Brathwaite 38th) Malvern 2 (Aidan Marcano 14th, Jovan Wren 34th)
Magnolias 3 (Toni Campbell 12th, 24th, 38th) Paragon 1 (Naomi Sampson 2nd)
Police 5 (Solomon Eccles 11th, 12th, Gary Griffith 18th, Nicholas Wren 22nd, Roger Daniel 24th) QPCC 0
QPCC 4 (Darren Cowie 9th, Marcus Daniel 17th, Aidan De Gannes 22nd, 26th) Malvern 3 (Daniel Byer 2nd, 23rd, Kristien Emmanuel 20th)
Paragon 7 (Zene Henry 10th, Kristin Thompson 14th, 16th, 31st, 40th, Keima Gardiner 27th, Danielle Thompson 28th) Ventures 3 (Dominique Robinson 12th, Amanda George 29th, 36th)