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Escuela Secundaria Técnica México edge Independence High School 2-1 in National Secondary Schools Sports Association Girls Football Championship

Posted: Saturday, February 17, 2024. 1:44 pm CST.

Escuela Secundaria Técnica México – Photo Credit: Escuela Secundaria Técnica México

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Escuela Secundaria Técnica México came from behind to beat Independence High School 2-1 in a thrilling end to their final game in the National Secondary Schools Sports Association (NSSSA) Girls Football Championship at the Carl Ramos Stadium in Dangriga.

Independence took an early lead when Arella Cal scored in the 10th minute.

But Escuela México fought back and equalized through Betsy Perez in 18th minute.

The game was evenly balanced until the 87th minute, when Perez struck again to give Escuela México a dramatic 2-1 victory.

Escuela México ended the tournament with four points, having lost 6-1 to Belmopan Comprehensive on Thursday, drawn 2-2 with Gwen Lizarraga High School on Friday, and won their last match on Saturday.

They are currently in second place, pending the outcome of the final game between Belmopan Comprehensive and Gwen Liz.

Independence finished with three points. They started out with a 3-2 win over Gwen Liz on Thursday, then crumbled 0-9 to Belmopan Comprehensive on Friday, before falling again on Saturday

They are currently in third place, ahead of Gwen Liz who have one point.

NSSSA Vice President Armando Novelo contributed NSSSA Football Championship information for this article.

Rank High School GP W D L GF GA Diff Pts
1 Bmp Comprehensive 2 2 0 0 15 1 14 6
2 Escuela Mexico 3 1 1 1 5 9 -4 4
3 Independence High 3 1 0 2 2 11 -9 3
4 Gwen Liz 2 0 1 1 2 3 -1 1

Independence High School – Photo Credit: Independence High School


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