Port aux Basques finishes third at provincials
The Port aux Basques Hurricanes finished third at provincial softball competition last weekend, going undefeated in the round robin and losing only one game in the crossovers.
Ten teams participated in the tournament hosted in Bay Roberts Aug. 16-19.
Coach Sheldon Street says he is delighted with the team’s results.
“The boys played awesome and can’t wait for next year to go again,” says Street, who also commended the team’s volunteer coaches and management. “These kids have come so far words cannot describe the improvement.”
During the tournament players of the game were selected after each competition. Recipients from Port aux Basques were: Morgan Colbourne, Alexander Carter, Cody Drover, Nicholas Thorne, and Nicholas Davis.
Members of the team are, front row (left to right): Ryan Farrell, Travis Mauger, William Street, Morgan Colbourne and Marcus Farrell; and back row: Coach Sheldon Street, Mason Organ, Nicholas Davis, Jordan Pike, Lucas Leamon, Nick Thorne, Alexander Carter, Cody Drover, Coach Eric Davis, Coach Craig Carter.