first_imgDefending ISSA-FLOW Super Cup champions Jamaica College (JC) will face Excelsior High in the quarter-finals of the knockout tournament. In another quarter final, Wolmer’s Boys will line up against reigning daCosta Cup champions Clarendon College while  STETHS will lock horns with St Jago High. Reigning Walker Cup holders St George’s College who blanked Petersfield 5-0 at Sabina Park have set up a quarter-final date with Glenmuir High. Five Manning Cup schools qualified for the quarter-finals of the  Super Cup following wins in the round of sixteen on Saturday.   Super Cup round one scores: Glenmuir 3 KC 2 Hydel 1 Clarendon College 2 Jamaica College 2 Vere Technical 1 St. James 1 Excelsior High School 1 (Excelsior advanced 6-5 on penalties) Wolmer’s 3 Port Antonio 1 STETHS 4 Charlie Smith 1 Petersfield 0 St. George’s College 5 St. Jago 3 Lacovia 1last_img read more

first_imgA fitting gesture has been made to the late, great former Derry City player Mark Farren have the FAI announced that a cup is to be named after the late striker who was from the fishing village of Greencastle. Farren sadly passed away after a long battle with cancer in February of this year. Farren passed away aged 33 in February after a battle with cancer.The talented striker – the Candystripes all-time leading scorer – had travelled to a specialist clinic in Tijuana, northern Mexico last summer for treatment on a grade four brain tumourHowever he tragically lost his battle with the disease, and the league has now recognised his contribution to the game by naming the U17 Mark Farren Memorial Cup in his honour.The Donegal-born striker had an illustrious career in the game with Derry, Finn Harps, Glenavon and Monaghan United. He was also an apprentice at Huddersfield Town and Tranmere Rovers.A great gesture for a truly great and inspiring person.FITTING GESTURE FOR MARK FARREN AS FAI ANNOUNCE CUP WILL BE NAMED IN HIS HONOUR was last modified: June 3rd, 2016 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:FAIGestureMark FarrennewsSporttributelast_img read more