Posted: Friday, September 16, 2022. 8:56 am CST.
By Benjamin Flowers: Team Belize has made national history this week by securing its first-ever Bronze medal in the U-19 Central American Championship of Afecavol.
Belize emerged from the competition with the bronze after beating Honduras 3-0 (26-24, 25-9, 25-11) on Thursday.
The team finished the tournament with a record of 3-2 and also saw five individual awards for exemplary performance, which were:
Eleazar Mejia Best Scorer
Eleazar Mejia 2nd Best Spiker
Eleazar Mejia Best Server
Preston Smith Best Opposite
Nicanor Requena Best Setter
The final ranking of the competition saw Costa Rica, which has been a powerhouse since the start of the tournament, taking the gold and Guatemala taking the silver.
Breaking Belize News joins the Belize Volleyball Association and all Belizeans in congratulating the U-19 volleyball team on their historic achievement.
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