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San Pedro Belize Express Football Tournament in Full Swing


The San Pedro Belize Express sponsored football tournament commenced on February 1, 2012. The competition, organized by Mr. Ernildo Jones, football player and long time resident of San Pedro, sees the participation of eleven teams.

The competing teams are as follows: Club Latino, Joker Boys, Juventus, Shalom, Tuff E Nuff, Freelance FC, Blablazo Mechanics, Tropic Air, Arsenal, Caye Caulker and Haramouch. Gammes are being played weekly on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays.

As of Wednesday, February 15th, the games and scores were as follows:

Games Date Time T1 Score T2 Score
1 1-Feb 7:30PM Club Latino 2 Blablazo 1
2 1-Feb 9:30PM Juventus 1 Tropic Air 0
3 3-Feb 7:30PM Tuff E-Nuff 5 Arsenal 3
4 5-Feb 1:30PM Club Latino 5 Juventus 1
5 5-Feb 3:30PM Tropic Air 2 Arsenal 3
6 9-Feb 7:30PM Tuff E-Nuff 2 Juventus 0
7 9-Feb 9:30PM Shalom 6 Freelance 3
8 12-Feb 1:30PM Club Latino 3 Arsenal 2
9 12-Feb 3:30PM Joker Boys 3 Tropic Air 1
10 13-Feb 7:30PM Joker Boys 1 Freelance 2
11 13-Feb 9:30PM Tuff E-Nuff Shalom

The eleventh game, played on February 13th ended in a decision win going to Tuff E Nuff. A fight broke out after the 45th minute of the game, after which Team Shalom walked off the field, basically giving the win to Tuff E Nuff, garnering them three points.

The schedule for the upcoming week’s games is as follows:

Date Time Team 1   Team 2
15-Feb 7:30PM Blablazo vs Tropic Air
15-Feb 9:30PM Club Latino vs Freelance
18-Feb 7:30PM Joker Boys vs Tuff E Nuff
18-Feb 9:30PM Shalome vs Blablazo
19-Feb 1:30PM Juventus vs Arsenal
19-Feb 3:30PM Club Latino vs Joker Boys

Organizer of the Tournament; Mr. Ernildo Jones extends an invitation to the Business Community to become part of this tournament by becoming sponsors. As sponsors, you will receive publicity on The Reef Radio on Tuesdays as well as in any publications pertaining to the competition.

The teams are competing for first place – A large trophy, medals and $1,000 cash prize; second place – Trophy, medals and $500 cash and third place – medals and $250 cash prize. Individuals wishing to contribute to the tournament may contact Mr. Jones at 605-9900.

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