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The past weekend saw a heavy-weight match between two of the only undefeated teams in the Abaco Flag Football League (AFFL) as the Sharks, playing at home in Man-O-War, took on the Dragons in a tight game on Saturday May 9.

AFFL Weekend Wrap-up

 

Dragons vs Sharks
Dragons vs Sharks

The past weekend saw a heavy-weight match between two of the only undefeated teams in the Abaco Flag Football League (AFFL) as the Sharks, playing at home in Man-O-War, took on the Dragons in a tight game on Saturday May 9.

The weekend’s games took place at the Community Softball Field on Man-O-War Cay with the Sharks pulling a double-header vs the Superstarz and then the Dragons. The Dynamic Divas also took on the Panthers in between men’s games.

In a well fought match in the rain the Superstarz kept the competition tight in the first half; however, the Sharks sealed the win in the second half winning it 32 to 19.

The rain cleared out in time for the Panthers to take on the Divas in the women’s division. The Panthers took the lead and never looked back despite a good effort from the Divas, the final score was 24 to 6.

In the much anticipated game of the day the undefeated Sharks and Dragons battled for the right to be the only one and in the end the Dragons outlasted a great effort by the sharks to remain undefeated – final score 20 to 14.

The action continued on Sunday, May 10 with the Titans taking on the Tigers in yet another close match; however, the Tigers would disappoint the Titans winning by one point – final score 19-18.

In the second game the Chargers sought to keep pace with the Pirates, but got in the hole early and the Pirates never let up beating them 51 to 18

There are just three weeks left for regular season games after which there will be the inaugural Abaco Cup Flag Football Tournament held the first weekend of June.

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About Timothy Roberts

Timothy Roberts

Timothy had his first venture into Journalism just months after graduating from Queen’s College in Nassau taking his first job with The Tribune in 1991 leaving in 1992 for other pursuits.

During his time in Nassau he diversified his experiences working as a warehouse manager, locksmith and computer technician before returning to Abaco, a place he has always considered home, in 1999.

He joined the staff of The Abaconian in 2001 doing graphic design and writing an opinion article called Generally Speaking and after a brief time away, returned to The Abaconian in 2010 as a reporter, graphic designer and computer technician.

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