COLONELS DEFEATED BY QUEBEC
The Glace Bay McDonald’s Colonels fell to 1-3 at the 2017 Canadian Little League Championship in Medicine Hat, Alta., following a 14-7 loss to Mirabel Diamond Academy of Quebec on Monday. Mirabel broke the game open with nine runs in their half of the fourth inning. Ryan Ellsworth had a double and two singles, Hudson Clarke had two hits and Brady Doucette hit a home run. Doucette took the loss, coming into the game in the fourth in relief of starter Dawson Byrne. The Colonels posted a 10-0 victory over the Regina Kiwanis Nationals on Sunday, but suffered a 15-6 defeat to White Rock, B.C., on Saturday. They’re back in action today at 2 p.m. Atlantic time against the Port Arthur Nationals of Ontario.
Sooners winless in Lethbridge
At the junior nationals in Lethbridge, Alta., the Sydney Sooners dropped a 12-2 decision to the Oakville Whitecaps of Ontario to finish the round robin 0-5. Connor Campbell had the lone hit for Sydney, while Cole Stevens took the loss. The Sooners conclude play with a consolation game against the NDG Lynx of Quebec on Wednesday at 10 p.m. Atlantic time.