Jamaica College, Charlie Smith advance to Manning Cup quarter-finals

Jamaica College (JC) and Charlie Smith confirmed their places in the quarter-finals round of the ISSA/Digicel Manning Cup on Monday (Oct 28) when their rescheduled second-round first-leg matches were played at Spanish Town Prison Oval.

JC lost their first match of the season, as they went down 1-0 to Hydel but advanced to the next phase with a 2-1 aggregate, after winning what should have been the second-leg on Saturday 2-0.

In the other match, Charlie Smith whipped St Jago High 4-0 to advance 6-0 on aggregate, after also winning the second-leg last Saturday 2-0.

Both JC and Charlie Smith join defending champions Kingston College (KC), Excelsior, St Andrew Technical, St George’s College, Wolmer’s Boys School and Camperdown in the quarter-finals.

All will also play in the all-island Champions Cup, which also, involve the top eight teams from the ISSA/Wata daCosta Cup.