Chevys win again

Summerside pee­wee AAA team claims third straight tour­na­ment

The Guardian (Charlottetown) - - SPORTS -

The Summerside Chevys’ pee­wee AAA base­ball team re­cently com­pleted a nat­u­ral hat trick.

The Chevys cap­tured their third con­sec­u­tive tour­na­ment of the sea­son, win­ning the 16team Paul (Tubby) Me­lan­son ti­tle in Monc­ton and Dieppe, N.B.

The Chevys went 2-1 in round-robin play. They de­feated the Ham­monds Plains Athletics 13-11 and Port City Pi­rates 5-0 while drop­ping an 11-4 de­ci­sion to the Mi­ramichi Twins.

The Chevys then pulled out an 8-3 win over the Charlottetown-based Cap­i­tal Dis­trict Is­lan­ders in the semi­fi­nals. That vic­tory set up a re­match of the Summerside tour­na­ment fi­nal against the Kentville Wild­cats, and when all was said and done the Chevys pulled out an 8-5 de­ci­sion to fin­ish with an over­all record of 4-1.

Dono­van Arse­nault picked up the pitch­ing win for the Chevys in the fi­nal. Cody McCor­mack, who con­trib­uted two hits and drove in three runs, came on in re­lief to earn his The Summerside Chevys won the pee­wee AAA ti­tle of the Paul (Tubby) Me­lan­son base­ball tour­na­ment in Monc­ton and Dieppe, N.B., over the week­end. The Chevys com­pleted tour­na­ment play with an over­all record of 4-1. Mem­bers of the Chevys are, front row, from left: Mad­dix Hamil­ton, Bray­den Kirev, Josh Up­shall, Hay­den El­lis and Car­son MacArthur. Back row: Joe MacIn­nis (coach), Rob McCor­mack (coach), Kyle Payne, Ja­cob Dunn, Noah Gal­lant, Cody McCor­mack, Dono­van Arse­nault, De­clan Camp­bell, Owen Lynch, Dave Dunn (coach) and Dar­rel Kirev (coach).

third save of the week­end.

Owen Lynch and Noah Gal­lant also had two hits each

while Ja­cob Dunn con­trib­uted a triple for Summerside.

The Chevys have also won the

Summerside in­vi­ta­tional and East Coast Games tour­na­ments this sea­son.

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