PDB Irish Rovers advanced to the McKim Cup final with a 5-1 victory. (Photo courtesy of the LISFL)
By David Harris
Last week in the Long Island Soccer Football League saw big wins by PDB Irish Rovers, New York Polet, Olympiacos New York, Guyana Jaguars Juniors, Baisley United and Oyster Bay Park who advanced to the League Cup finals in the various divisions Nov. 19.
McKim Cup – Premier
PDB Irish Rovers advanced to the final by defeating Real New York FC. 5-1. Victor Montano scored twice with Akeeba Marshall, Karl-Germain Cesar, and Azmain Ishrak each getting a goal for Rovers. Savian Maxwell was the Real New York FC goal-scorer.
Port Jefferson SC came away from Glen Cove Avellino with a 5-3 victory to advance to a semifinal match-up with New York Serbia. Mosiah Whyte and Angel Velez each had two goals for Port Jefferson and Mackie Magoulas added the fifth goal. Daniel Massey, James Timmons, and Pablo Casado each scored a goal for Glen Cove.
D1 Hertwig Cup
New York Polet defeated Glen Cove Avellino 2-1 to advance to the final. Rubens Goncalves and Robert Filipovic each scored a goal for Polet in the win.
D2 Themann Cup
New York West Indies United defeated Hicksville American SC 4-2 to advance to a semifinal match-up with Floral Park. Roody Derineau scored twice with Fernander Demas and Pierre Garfil each adding a goal. Favio Garay and Jose Gomez each scored a goal for Hicksville.
Olympiacos New York won by forfeit over New York Ittihad FC to advance to the final.
D3 Edwards Cup
Pro-Touch Eagles United came won 3-2 after a back and forth game with Asteras GCC to advance to the semi-finals where they will face Leros. Kevin Ortiz, Cristhian Banegas, and Rigoberto Bonilla each scored a goal for Pro-Touch. Andi Loloci and Christopher Petsalis were the Asteras goal-scorers.
Guyana Jaguars Juniors won by forfeit over Atletico Union to advance to the final.
O-30 Reitschlin Cup
Integral Kings won 4-2 on penalty kicks after a 1-1 draw with Port Jefferson SC. Saidy Fedee scored for Integral and Stanley LaRoche tallied for Port Jefferson during regulation time. Integral will face Istria in the semifinal.
Baisley United advanced to the final by defeating Glen Cove 3-2 in a rematch of last year’s final, which Baisley won. Ryan Reid, Jeff Hinds and Gary Brooks were the goal-scorers for Baisley. Allan Maragh scored twice for Glen Cove.
O-40 Gillen Cup
Claudio Villaroel recorded a hat-trick for Oyster Bay Park in its 3-1 victory over Baisley United to advance to the final. Athol Shearer was Baisley’s goal-scorer.
O-50 DeLuca Cup
Baisley United defeated Polonia 2-0 to advance to the final. The team will face the winner of New York Hota Bavarians vs. Massapequa.
Port Jefferson Fusion won the Port Jefferson derby 4-2. Louis Fede scored twice with Alexander Tsirikonis and Keith Orlando each adding a goal. Matt Munoz and Ryan Zebuth were the Port Jefferson SC goalscorers.
College Point Flames defeated South Jamaica Portuguese 4-0 on two goals by Joe Meagher and a goal each by Tom Hunt and Chris Gorzynski. With the win, the Flames move to the top of the standings, although New York West Indies United are three points behind with two games in hand.
Leros defeated Atletico Union 12-3 to remain top of the division. Julian Escobar and Andreas Breuer each scored four goals, Juan Peralta had a hat-trick, and Vincent Companion added a goal for Leros in the win. Theo Pina, Fernando Filizzola, and Brandon Ronald each scored a goal for Atletico.
Garden City Centennials and Long Island Gaels VSP played to a 1-1 draw. Samuel Ortega scored for Garden City, Eric Quinn for the Gaels.