GUADALAJARA, Mexico – Uriel Antuna recorded a hat-trick to power Mexico to a 4-1 win over the Dominican Republic in the team’s Concacaf Olympic Qualifying Championship opener at Estadio Jalisco Thursday night.

El Tri grabbed the Group A lead over the USA, 1-0 victors over Costa Rica in the opener, by goal differential.

The Mexicans, who are defending Concacaf Under-23 champions, will meet Costa Rica Sunday night. They will tussle with the USA Wednesday night.