The 2012-2013 National Primary Schools Football Competition commenced on Tuesday, October 16th countrywide with the respective district urban and zones competitions.
In this year’s Belize City competition, some twenty-four teams are competiting in both the girls and boys competitions. The teams in the Girls’ competition are Buttonwood Bay Nazarene, St. John Vianney, St. Luke Methodist, Wesley Upper, St. Ignatius, Holy Redeemer, Belize Elementary, St. Martin De Porres, Muslim Community and Queen Square Anglican. Meanwhile, the teams in the Boys’ competition are Buttonwood Bay Nazarene, St. John Vianney, St. Luke Methodist, Wesley Upper, St. Ignatius, Unity Presbyterian, Calvary Temple, New Horizon Academy, Holy Redeemer, Belize Elementary, St. Martin De Porres, Muslim Community, Queen Square Anglican, Ebenezer Methodist, Salvation Army and St. Mary’s Anglican.
On Tuesday, October 16th, at the MCC Grounds in Belize City, in the only girls’ game played, Belize Elementary School blanked St. Martin De Porres School by the score of 3-0. The goal scorers for Belize Elementary School were Juliana Ramos with two goals and Chelsea Williams.
In the first of three games in the boys’ competition, St. Martin De Porres edged Belize Elementary School by the score of 2-1. The goal scorers for St. Martin De Porres were Marquis Conorque and Alex Estell and the goal scorer for Belize Elementary was Cousion Wong.
In game two, Calvary Temple School and Wesley Upper School played to a 0-0 draw. And in the final game of the day, Ebenezer Methodist won over St. Mary’s Anglican School via the default route. The score was 3-0 in favour of Ebenezer’s goal keeper Johnaton Perrera.