Defending champions Harbour View and Mount Pleasant advanced to the Semi-finals of the Jamaica Premier League.

Harbour View advanced 4-3 on aggregate despite going down 3-2 against Humble Lion in their return leg quarterfinal at Sabina Park, on Monday.

The Stars of the East, who had a 2-goal advantage from the first leg, scored first through Christojae Daley in the 10th minute.

However, Andre Clennon scored in minute 45 to level the score.

12-minutes into the second half Roshane Sharpe scored to give Humble Lion a 2-1 lead.

Six minutes later, Javon Smith scored to give Humble Lion a 2-goal lead and put the teams level on aggregate scores.

However, Ryan Wellington’s 78th minute goal was enough to keep Harbour View’s hope of defending their title alive.

Coach of Harbour View, Ludlow Bernard, says indiscipline in defense made the game more competitive than it should have been.

Ludlow Bernard.

Coach of Humble Lion, Andrew Pryce, says their effort was just not enough.

Andrew Pryce.

Meanwhile, Mount Pleasant blanked Dunbeholden 3-nil in their return leg quarter-final to advance 4-1 on aggregate.

Leonard Rankine with a double and one Atapharoy Bygrave completed the victory for Mount Pleasant.