Bringing home the gold
Burgeo girls’ softball team provincial champs
The weekend of Oct. 22 saw the Burgeo Storm girls play in the Girls Slo-pitch Provincial Softball tournament.
The first game Burgeo played the French shore and won 13–9. The second game Burgeo played Fogo Island with Burgeo winning 8-1.
The third game Burgeo played Bishop White and mercy ruled with Burgeo winning 14–0.
Burgeo had to play the home team Ferryland in the crossovers with Burgeo winning in extra innings (bottom of the 10th) with a score of 6–5.
The championship game Burgeo played Twillingate, defeating them with a score 12–3 and brought home the provincial gold.
Congratulations to the storm girls for another gold medal win and thanks to all the teams that played making this tournament a weekend of hard work and fun.
The Burgeo Storm girls softball team (front, from left) Mackenzie Macdonald, Julie Pink, Abby Courtney, Shelby Mercer; (back) coach Allison Ereaut, Nicole Skinner, Jessica Warren, Melissa Compton, Amber Strickland, Kendra Ereaut, Brooke Strickland, Sherrylyn Sibley, Jenna Green and coach Dana Green.