Our Peewee Nationals are the 2014 OBA Finalists! This is a tremendous achievement and a huge round of applause goes out to Coaches Howard, Polowick and Sweeney on their dedication, instruction and guidance! To the very talented group of young men – congratulations – you have remained determined and dedicated – you have represented from the beginning the heart of what Nationals baseball strives for! To the parents – thank you for your support and commitment to the Coaching staff and players! Boys – enjoy – the disappointment from today will fade quickly as you recall all that you as a team have accomplished this summer!
Provincial Update as of 430PM Saturday, Minor Rookies – 2 losses, Major Rookies 3 wins – 2 losses, Minor Mosquito – 2 losses, Peewees 4 wins – 1 loss, Minor bantams – 2 losses, Minor Midgets 1 win – 2 losses. More updates to follow as information is provided. Nationals battling hard across the Province for OBA Championships.
Minor Rookies had a tough loss this morning in round 2, waiting for next game details. Rookies faced arch rival Tin Caps – no report, Minor Mosquitos battled tough in 7 innings vs Clarington but lost 8-4 and are now out of the tourney, Peewee game was delayed in Burlington no report, Minor bantams are in tough vs Ajax – no update, Minor Midgets play at 4. At time of posting 5 of 6 teams still alive.
All 6 of our Nationals teams at Provincials are fired up and ready to take to the diamonds! Saturday’s rounds feature our Minor Rookies in 1st game of the day in St Thomas. Our Rookies face arch rival Tin Caps in their second game, the Minor Mosquitos are in Stratford in a must win situation, our Peewees 3rd round game in Burlington puts them up against Hamitlon, our minor bantams face Peterborough in a must win and our minor midgets are undefeated heading into their afternoon game.
Details to follow as teams report.