COROZAL TOWN, Tues. Feb. 26, 2019– This week marked our third week of ongoing football U-tournaments at the Ricalde Stadium. It continues to be a success. Seeing the big smile in each player from as young as 7 years to 18 years, makes our day and keeps motivating us to strive for the best. It gives us the satisfaction that what we are doing is right, and it is impacting these young pre-teens and teenagers for a better tomorrow. Through sports they are able to develop on their skills, persona, and social development.
This week we want to recognize a young player that motivated us last year to start off the U-10 tournament. He has been playing football from an early age and, as acknowledged by his parents, through football, he has been able to be a better person, and has been able to perform well in school, and as a motivation he is supported to engage in football. He is Abel Ochaeta (9 years old), who plays with the Corozal Invaders U-10. We encourage all parents to keep being supportive of their children.
Game results for Sat. Feb. 23
At 1:00 p.m., (U-15 Male) Corozal Rising Stars vs Corozal Invaders ended 1-1. Carlos Mendez (34’) scored for Corozal Rising Stars, and Stephan Nembhard (58’) scored for Corozal Invaders.
At 3:00 p.m., (U-17 Male) Ranchito Young Warriors vs Falcons FC. Falcons FC won, 5-0, against Ranchito Young Warriors with goals scored by Luis Sanchez (3’), Douglas Pineda (7’, 60’ & 78’) and Franklin Aguilar (75’).
And at 5:00 p.m., (U-17 Male) Corozal Rising Stars won by default (3-0) over Corozal Invaders.
Game results for Sun. Feb. 24
At 10:00 a.m., (U-15 Male) Concepcion Consentidos vs Falcons FC ended in a 2-2 draw. Goals scored for Falcons were by Elter Saavedra (53’) and Aldo Castillo (7’); while for Concepcion Consentidos it was Erick Ek (34’) and Nolbert Crawford (43’).
At 1:00 p.m., (U-19 Male) Concepcion Consentidos vs Caledonia SFC; the game drew, 3-3.
At 4:00 p.m., (NAWL Female) Corozal Scorpions and Verdes Rebels drew, 2-2.
At 6:00 p.m., (U-19 Male) Corozal Rising Stars won, 4-1, against San Pedro Uprising Ballers. Goal scorers for Rising Stars were Shane Morgan (12’), George James (20’ & 80’) and Jordi Elvir (60’); and for Uprising Ballers, it was Imer Patt (87’).
At 10:00 a.m., (U-10 Male) Corozal Invaders won, 3-0, over Corozal Rising Stars, with 2 goals from Eiden Pelayo and 1 from Abel Ochaeta.
At 11:00 a.m., (U-10 Male) Calcutta Strikers bombed Jaguars, 5-0, with 4 goals from Kimani Rancharan and 1 from Denzel Sutherland.
And at 1:00 p.m., (U-13 Male) Corozal Rising Stars clipped Calcutta Strikers, 1-0, with a goal from Anwar Acosta.
Upcoming weekend games:
Saturday, March 2
1:00 p.m. – (U-15 Male) BDF Cadets vs Concepcion Consentidos
3:00 p.m. – (U-17 Male) Bacadia Warriors vs Corozal Invaders
5:00 p.m. – (U-17 Male) Corozal Rising Stars vs Falcons FC
Sunday, March 3
10:00 a.m. – (U-15 Male) Corozal Rising Stars vs Falcons FC
1:00 p.m. – (U-19 Male) BacadiaWarriors vs San Pedro Uprising Ballers
3:00 p.m. – (U-19 Male) Corozal Rising Stars vs Caledonia SFC
10:00 a.m. – (U-10 Male) Corozal Rising Stars vs Calcutta Strikers
11:00 a.m. – (U-10 Male) Jaguars vs Bacadia Warriors
1:00 p.m. – (U-13 Male) Corozal Invaders vs Corozal Rising Stars