Empire hold NSC to 2-2 draw
TITLE-HOLDERS?National Sports Council (NSC)?were held to a 2-2 draw by last year’s runners-up Empire, while Mavericks, led by a hat-trick from Shannon Gibson, thrashed Eden Stars 10-0 when the Barbados Football Association’s Women’s Premier League continued on Sunday.
Aaliyah Alleyne netted a brace for Empire, scoring in the eighth and 38th minutes, while Adriene Forde and Kerry Bascombe scored in the 16th and 83rd minutes, respectively, for the NSC at Brereton.
At Speightstown, Gibson scored in the 15th, 39th and 49th minutes to help lead the assault, while both Tiffany White (8th, 75th) and Akila Forde (23rd, 47th) scored two goals.
Nadia Brittany netted in the 38th minute, Kayla Blackett in the 54th and Aisha Bowen completed the rout in the 90th minute.
Genesis Lafida were also in victory row, edging Technique 2-1. They were led by goals from Aronda Morris (21st) and Kerry Trotman (33rd), while Latifa Forde scored Technique’s lone goal in the 49th minute. (RB)