Story Courtesy: CPTSA Wings Newsletter
St, John’s, Antigua – Empire Star Girls dethroned Lady Hoppers on Sunday evening, December 15, at the Johnson’s Football stadium to be
come the Champions of the 12th Annual CPTSA Female Football Tournament. Karen Warner shot the lone goal midway in the 2nd half from Star Girls’ five shots on goal, for the 1—0 victory.
Warner, though, received the Award for Most Assists in the Tournament, while team-mate, Carissa Hector was awarded for scoring the Most Goals, overall. Nicola Stewart, also of Empire Star Girls was awarded the Best Defensive Player trophy and voted the Most Valuable Player.
In the first match-up for 3rd Place, Town House Mega Store Ottos Tigress disappointed the 5P’s to take the 3rd Place trophy after a regulation time deadlock. Portia Davis and Fabisha Stevens came through for Ottos Tigress in extra time for the 2—0 win.
However, it was Shakea O’Garro of Town House Mega Store Ottos Tigress, who was the most tested and was voted the Best Goalkeeper of the Tournament. Meanwhile, Sarah Alexander was awarded the Most Outstanding Rookie of the Tournament.
An All Tournament team was selected and included: Miska Dias, Shakea O’Garro, Portia Davis and Shenan Nicholas of Ot-tos Tigress; Kamika Gage, Georgetta Lewis-Bucchanan, and Shida Knowles (Lady Hoppers); Nicola Stewart, Sheila Williams, Kitanya Hughes, Karen Warner (Empire Star Girls); Hannah Goodwin, Jahlene Baptiste and Sarah Alexander (5P’s).
Awards were presented by Mrs. Judith Chastenet of Social Security and Barbara Coates of CPTSA.
The 12th Annual CPTSA Female Football Tournament was sponsored by Social Security, Hutchinson (Antigua) ltd., GIGI In-dustries Ltd., Photo Shack, and the ABFA.
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