Naparima College playmaker Jabari Mitchell and St Augustine Secondary winger Ke’die Johnson took the top individual honours in the Secondary School Football League (SSFL) boys and girls categories today as the SSFL held its 2014 season prize giving ceremony at the Digicel IMAX building in St Clair, Port of Spain.
Mitchell, who is on international duty with Trinidad and Tobago at the 2015 CONCACAF Under-20 Championship in Jamaica, was instrumental in helping “Naps” to snatch the inaugural SSFL Premier Division title as well as the BGTT Big Four crown.
The players who joined Mitchell in the male SSFL’s Top Five list are his teammate and striker Nicholas Dillon, the San Juan North Secondary duo of forward Brent Sam and utility player Josiah Trimmingham and St Anthony’s College midfielder Matthew Woo Ling.
Woo Ling is also with the young “Soca Warriors” in Jamaica.
The complete boys SSFL All Star team consists of:
Goalkeepers: Jamari Warrick (St Benedict’s College), Aaron Enil (East Mucurapo Secondary), Myron Mark (Trinity College East);
Defenders: Nicholas Thomas, Amritt Gildharry, Martieon Watson (all Naparima College), Rickel Dixon (St Mary’s College), Simon Joseph (St Anthony’s College), Taryll Coutou (St Benedict’s College);
Midfielders: Jabari Mitchell (Naparima College), Matthew Woo Ling (St Anthony’s College), Josiah Trimmingham (San Juan North Secondary), Adrian Charles (Trinity College East), Tyrel Emmanuel (Shiva Boys HC), Shemar Ravello (St Benedict’s College);
Forwards: Brent Sam (San Juan North Secondary), Nicholas Dillon (Naparima College), Kwesi Allen (St Anthony’s College), Sean Bonval (Trinity College East), Ethan Shim (St Mary’s College).
In the female division, the free-scoring Johnson led St Augustine to a sweep of the Championship Division’s major title as the “Green Machine” made off with the BGTT Intercol and FCB Big Four trophies along with the East Zone gongs for the respective league and knock out competitions.
Johnson apart, the rest of the SSFL’s Top Five girls list comprised of defender Naketa John (St Augustine), striker Kayla Prince (Point Fortin East Secondary), midfielder Jordan Ree-Ken (St Joseph’s Convent, Port of Spain) and striker Njemile Charles (Scarborough Secondary).
The complete girls SSFL All Star team is:
Goalkeepers: Portious Warren (St Augustine Secondary), Kherdine Cuffy (Point Fortin East Secondary);
Defenders: Naketa John (St Augustine Secondary), Renee Ward (Bishop’s Anstey, Port of Spain), Shaunelle Govia (Tranquility Secondary), Tamara Johnson (Point Fortin East Secondary), Demi Guevara (St George’s College);
Midfielders: Ke’die Johnson, Celeste Thomas, Naomie Guerra (all St Augustine Secondary), Jordan Ree-Ken (St Joseph’s Convent, Port of Spain), Ray-Ann Montano (Debe Secondary), Cherise Roberts (Scarborough Secondary), Nia Honore (Bishop’s Anstey East);
Forwards: Kayla Prince (Point Fortin East Secondary), Njemile Charles (Scarborough Secondary), Chelsy Ralph (Providence Girls HS), Laurelle Theodore (St Augustine Secondary).