BELIZE CITY, Mon. Oct. 21, 2019– Reports coming out of Costa Rica, where the 2019 U-13 CODICADER Games concluded yesterday, are that Belize won Gold in volleyball, but had to settle for 4th place in football, after playing consecutive draw games in the finals and third place matches, losing both games in penalty shootouts. Belize was also 4th overall in Athletics. Congratulations to our GOLD medal winners in volleyball, and respect also to our gallant youngsters in football and athletics!
Below are posts we found today on the “Codicader Belize” Facebook page:
Yesterday at 3:42 PM ·(Oct. 20)
First place for Male Mini-Volleyball at the 2019 U-13 CODICADER Games in Costa Rica!
Yesterday at 3:59 PM (Oct. 20)·
Our U-13 Male Football 7 team had a fantastic week in Costa Rica. They finished in fourth place. We are proud of you Team Belize!
Yesterday at 3:52 PM (Oct. 20)·
Our Kids Athletics team performed well and ranked fourth overall. Awesome job! We are proud of you Team Belize!
October 19 at 1:01 PM ·
Belize 3-4 El Salvador. Our U-13 Male Football 7 Team played their hearts out today at the 2019 CODICADER Games in Costa Rica.
After a 2-2 tie at the end of regular time in the semifinal against El Salvador, we lost in penalties. Our boys will be playing for third place tomorrow. We are proud of you Team Belize!