Mt Sinai and Northfield wins Pool finals
Kohima, July 6: Mt Sinai HSS and Northfield School has have emerged champion of the respective pools of the ongoing 2nd edition of Kohima District Inter School Football Tournament at Kohima Local ground here.
In a closely contested Pool A final, Mt Sinai defeated Loyola School by a solitary goal. The first half ended in a goalless draw but the winning goal came through the boots of Shovelo Doulo in 60th minute.
In the Pool B final, Northfield came from behind beat Chandmari HSS by 2-1.
Janggulan scored the lead for Chandmari HSS in the 15 minute but their happiness short lived as the much needed equaliser for Northfield was netted by Kethosenyii in 21st minute to end the first half in 1-1 draw.
In the breather half, Kethosenyü managed to the lead goal in 53rd minute and Northfield continued to hold it up till the end of the stipulated time.
Notably, even as St Sinai and Northfield have won the respective pool final, the final match of the tournament is still far with the actual semi-final matches scheduled for tomorrow.
Both the winning teams would be playing the semi-finals against the losing team of the other pool.
Therefore, semi-final matches scheduled for July 7 are:
Mt Sinai HSS (Pool A winner) vs Chandmari HSS (Pool B losser) at 1 PM
Northfield (Pool B winner) vs Loyola HSS, Jakhama (Pool A losser) at 3 PM
(Page News Service)