CBSC Updates: February 23, 2017 – Mexico stays perfect
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Mexico (pictured) celebrates after beating Barbados in a CONCACAF Beach Soccer Championship match on February 23, 2017, in Nassau, Bahamas. (Photo: Victor Straffon/Straffon Images)

NASSAU, Bahamas – The fourth and final day of group play at the 2017 CONCACAF Beach Soccer Championship will close with a slate of six matches. CONCACAF.com will be providing updates throughout the day and evening from the Malcolm Park Beach Soccer Facility.

GROUP B: Canada 3, Guadeloupe 4
Guadeloupe edged Canada, 4-3, to secure its place in the quarterfinals. With second place in Group B at stake, it was a “winner take all” scenario and Guadeloupe fought back twice from a deficit, eentually winning through courtesy of Theo Gelas’ late strike.

Canada piled on the pressure in the final stages, but Guadeloupe did enough to hold back the tide.

Goals: 1-0: Bennett, min. 10 (1); 1-1: Granchi, min. 10 (1); 1-2: Hell, min. 1 (1); 2-2: Belguendouz, min. 10 (2); 3-2: Belguendouz, min. 11 (3); 3-3: Phirmis, min. 7 (3); 3-4: Gelas, min. 6 (3)

GROUP C: Antigua & Barbuda 6, US Virgin Islands 3
Antigua & Barbuda earned its first Group C win, holding off a late fightback to beat the US Virgin Islands, 6-3. After back-to-back defeats for both, neither could advance for the next stage.

The Antiguans jumped out to a 6-0 lead on the strength of Kevin Richards’ three goals, but the USVI responded with three unanswered goals during a six-minute, third-period stretch.

Goals: 1-0: Richards, min. 5 (1); 2-0: Hughes, min. 11 (2); 3-0: Richards, min. 9 (2); 4-0: Richards, min. 7 (2); 5-0: Carr, min. 5 (2); 6-0: Warner, min. 0 (2); 6-1: Juma, min. 10 (3); 6-2: George, min. 9 (3); 6-3: Rosario, min. 4 (3)

GROUP B: Mexico 10, Barbados 0
Angel David Rodriguez scored three goals and Mexico ended its perfect 3-0-0 Group B campaign with an impressive 10-0 win over Barbados.

The sides were first and fourth, respectively. Despite the contrasting form of the two sides, Barbados proved more than a match for Mexico early on and it took until seven minutes in for Rodriguez to net his first.

Goals: 1-0: Angel David Rodriguez, min. 4 (1); 2-0: Aguirre, min. 2 (1); 3-0: Angel David Rodriguez, min. 11 (2); 4-0: Diego Oswaldo Rodriguez, min. 4 (2); 5-0: Alonso, min. 0 (2); 6-0: Alonso, min. 10 (3); 7-0: Luna, min. 8 (3); 8-0: Mendez, min. 3 (3); 9-0: Diego Oswaldo Rodriguez, min. 2 (3); 10-0: Angel David Rodriguez, min. 1 (3)

Thursday – February 23, 2017 (remaining matches)
17.30 - El Salvador v Costa Rica
18.45 - Panama v Turks and Caicos Islands
20.00 - USA v Trinidad and Tobago