On Monday the Belize National U18 3×3 Basketball team returned home, after participating in the U18 3×3 FIBA Americas Championship. Team Belize was able to qualify to the semi-finals by beating Puerto Rico 21 to 19 and Guatemala 19 to 7. They lost against USA 21 to 16 and then lost again Canada 20 to 6 placing them in 4th place above countries Puerto Rico and Guatemala. Not bad for a small country like Belize. The Belize Correspondents includes players Brian White, Brandon Flowers, Tree-vanne Moses, Douglas Valley and Coach Matthew Smiling. The Belize delegation will be travelling to Jakarta, Indonesia at the end of September to participate in the 2013 U 18 3×3 World Championship.