Skepple leads Antigua past Haiti 1-0



ST. JOHN’S, Antigua (AP) — Kerry Skepple scored in the 83rd minute and Antigua & Barbuda beat Haiti 1-0 in a World Cup qualifier on Friday night.

Antigua clinched a spot in the four-team semifinal group that starts play in June and also includes the United States, Jamaica and Guatemala. The top two nations from that group advance to the six-nation final group that begins play in 2013.

Antigua plays Haiti again in Port-Au-Prince on Tuesday.