PRESS RELEASE – Over Eighty Thousand Dollars ($80,000 thousand ) was paid out by Blackheart Productions last Friday evening at it’s prize giving ceremony for the 2015 Blackheart/SLFA Knockout Football Tournament.
The monies paid out covered goals scored, transportation and prize monies for teams who participated in the tournament s well as the sanction fee to the ST. Lucia Football Association for staging the tournament.
Among those taking home big money was the Micoud Football League as their inter-district team won the 2015 Blackheart/SLFA knockout football tournament.
They went home with $26,450 dollars, Dennery who finished second in the tournament took home $12,050 dollars, Canaries was third and they collected $6,550 dollars and fourth placed Soufriere collected #3,600.
Some of the tournament’s many sponsors were specially recognized on the evening for their contribution towards making the tournament a tremendous success this year.
Meantime the following individual and team prizes were presented on the night :
Most outstanding young player- Ridel Stanislaus of Dennery.
Best Manager- Andre Charlery of Micoud
Best Coach – Cornelius Butcher – Micoud
Fastest goal scored- by Shadrach Henry of Marchand in the 1 st minute of the encounter vs Central Castries
Best Dressed team: Central Castries
Most spectacular goal: scored by Ridel Stanislaus of Dennery vs Canaries in the semi final at the Phillip Marcellin Grounds
Best goal keeper: Noah Didier of Micoud
Best Defence player : Travis Thomas of Micoud
Best midfielder: 16 year old Antoine Wilfred of Canaries
Top Goal Scorer: Ridel Stanislaus of Dennery
Fair play trophy: Soufriere
Tournament MVP: Goal Keeper Noah Didier of Micoud