Our two Jacks shine in Peninsula soccer titles
TWO Douglas United soccer juniors were part of the Peninsula team who won the State Schoolboys Soccer Titles on Sunday.
Jack Jenkins and Jack Carr were part of the first Peninsula team to ever win the Under 15 State Titles with an incredible grand final on Sunday.
The match saw the Peninsula team beat Brisbane Metro East in an spectacular game which ended 1-1 in regulation time. Peninsula’s equalising goal was the result of a brilliant volley by Jack Carr.
The match went to penalties with Carr scoring his second goal from the first penalty and Jenkins hitting Peninsula’s winning penalty.
Both boys attend St Augustine’s College in Cairns and head off to Brisbane in two weeks with the St Augustine’s team attempting to win the Australian schools soccer championship.
They have also been selected for the Australian School Futsal Titles in Coffs Harbour in September.
Both were part of Douglas United renowned juniors program for their first six years of soccer before moving into the FNQ Heat squad.