|St. Alphonsus girls |
The girls of St Alphonsus Primary School from Seine Bight Village in the Stann Creek district have won their eighth national volleyball championship at the national tournament hosted by the National Sports Council at the Belize City Center on Friday, November 26.
|MVP Brianne Augustine|
The St Alphonsus girls triumphed over the Cayo district champions, the girls of Howard Smith Nazarene School of Benque Viejo in the finals in two sets 25-21 and 25-14.
The Howard Smith girls had won their first encounter in the third game of the day. The St Alphonsus girls won the first set 25-22, but the Howard Smith girls rallied to win the next two sets 25-19 and 15-7.
The Howard Smith girls had qualified to the semifinals undefeated, as they also won the fifth game, eliminating the Toledo district champions, the girls of Little Flower RC School in two sets 25-20 and 25-17.