Belize's National Under 17 basketball is Costa Rica participating in the COCABA U 17 Championship tournament - where it won the first Game beating Nicaragua by 31 points.
The tournament is divided into two groups. Group A consists of Costa Rica, Guatemala and Panama. Group B consists of Belize, El Salvador, Mexico and Nicaragua. The top two teams from each group advance to the semi final round.
The teams that place first and second in the tournament will qualify for the U 17 Centro basket Championship to be held in Puerto Rico in August of this year.
The delegation includes Head Coach Fred Garcia, Asst. Coach Fred Gabourel, Referee Issac Rhys, and Manager Ronald Rivers. Seven countries will be participating in this tournament.