IC Waters finishes fourth
Tillsonburg has had some great success over the last couple of weekends both in hard ball and slopitch!
Congrats to the Tillsonburg Bantams and Midgets who won O.B.A. Championships both playing at the Provincial B level, quite an accomplishment for Tillsonburg. All the long hours of practice paying off for some outstanding coaches who give up their free time to instruct and mentor in the game they love. The nucleus of the Bantam team have earned their fifth championship!
In slopitch the I.C. Waters squad were one out of reaching the Masters D final finishing an impressive fourth. The Provincial Championships continue this coming weekend with Circus Room competing in Mens E, while Corey’s Restaurant and IndiGirls in Ladies B and C respectively will be the other local teams taking part.
There will be a new champion in Mens A this year as two time title holder Haines Roofing was swept by Maple View Variety.
The other series was also a sweep as Platinum Concrete Diamond Kings a sub 500 regular season team won a pair of one run games over third place G.C. Lounsbury inwinning the series.
The semi-final match-ups will be I.C. Waters taking on Platinum and Robert Q Travel contesting with Maple View.
Platinum Concrete Diamond Kings-23 G.C. Lounsbury-22
Platinum-Dave Boldt 4-4 Hr, Jeff Loveys 3-3 Hr, Adam Thomson 2 Hr, Blair Davidson Hr
G.C-Travis Nikin 3-3, Cheyne Sarafinchin 3-4 2 Hr, Thom Puhr Hr, Trevor Stuyt 2 Hr, Kent Collings Hr
Game Highlights- The ball was flying out of the yard as the two teams combined for twelve round trippers. Joel Longstaff had the walk off RBI for Platinum. Dave Boldt hit for the cycle. Game#3
Platinum Concrete Diamond Kings-17 G.C. Lounsbury-16
Platinum-Adam Thomson 4-4 Hr, Kieran Taylor 3-4, Jeff Loveys Hr, Dave Boldt Hr
G.C.-Colin McDonald 4-4, Trevor Stuyt 3-3 2 Hr, Kent Collings 2 Hr
Game Highlights-Platinum broke open a tie game after four complete, the rallied for five fifth inning runs. Dave Boldt had a three run homer in the rally.
Maple View Variety-22 Haines Roofing-11
Maple View-Phil Beauvais 4-4, Ryan Miller 4-5 Hr, Nathan Boldt Hr, Tim Townsend Hr, Johnny Epp Hr, Ben Boldt Hr
Haines-Dave Phillips 3-4, Phil Durham 3-4, John Ralf Hr
Game Highlights-Ryan Miller was a triple shy of hitting for the cycle and scored four runs for Maple View.
Maple View Variety-20 Haines Roofing-19
Maple View-Nathan Boldt 5-5 Hr, Peter Epp 4-5, Ryan Miller Hr, Tim Townsend 2 Hr, Randy Miller Gr Slam Johnny Epp Hr
Haines-John Ralf 4-4, Dave Phillips 4-6, Phil Durham 3 Hr
Game Highlights-Haines led entering the bottom of the fifth, Maple View rallied for seven runs highlighted by Randy Miller’s grand slam. Johnny Epp walked it off in the seventh with a lead off homer.
Matteo’s Pizza and Hounds swept their series with Corey’s Restaurant and Team Awesome respectively.
Sunrise Equipment Roosters took the series lead with a pair of victories over Pelicans.
Ward’s Automotive have a 2-0 strangle hold on their series with Rn DC ar pen tryKeka mb as.
Hounds-21 Team Awesome-4 Hounds-Nick Barnim 4-4, Mike Bouck 3-4
Team Awesome-Dan MacRae 2-2, Matt Davis 2-2
GameHighlights-RyanBlackman and Nick Barnim each scored three runs for Hounds.
Sunrise Equipment Roosters-18 Pelicans-9
Sunrise-Steve Hamulecki 4-4, Jared Pettman 3-4, Matt Heleniak Hr
Pelicans-Chris Parker 4-4, Mike Kamenar 2-3
Game Highlights-Sunrise did the bulk of their scoring over two innings. Derek Kunderman and Steve Hamulecki each scored three runs for Sunrise. Game#3
Sunrise Equipment Roosters-21 Pelicans-20
Sunrise-Mitch Graham 5-5, Matt Heleniak 6-6 2 Hr
Pelicans-Nick Dovsek 5-5, Tyler Danbrook 3-4, Adam Jensen Hr
Game Highlights-Pelicans scored ten seventh inning runs to tie the game. Matt Heleniak walked it off for Sunrise in the bottom half plating Greg Buchner.
Orchard Crest Farms took the series lead with Trophy Property Corp Expos after beating them by six on Thursday night.
Circus Room staved off elimination with an easy win on Friday night over the Jokers.
Trophy Propert Corp Expos-25 Orchard Crest Farms-23
Trophy-Keith Agnew 5-5 2 Hr, Trevor Fleet 4-4 2 Hr
Orchard-Chris Fisher 4-4, Kalvin Smith 4-4 Hr, Kevin Listar Hr, Jesse Anderson Gr Slam. Hr
Game Highlights-Trophy Property took over the game after plating seven sixth inning runs. Keith Ag new hit a three run homer to close out the rally. Game#3
Orchard Crest Farms-13 Trophy Property Corp Expos-7
Orchard Crest-Mark Vanderhaeghe 4-4 Hr, Andrew Barnim 3-4, Craig Boucher Hr
Trophy-Spencer Meron 3-4, Craig Robb 2-3
Game Highlights- Orchard Crest led from start to finish. Mark Vanderhaeghe homered singled three times and scored four runs for the winner’s.
Jokers-18 Circus Room-13 Jokers-Joe Ryan 4-4, Jamie Vandeneucker 3-3
Circus Room-Justin Lockstep 3-3, Jesse Legg 3-4
Game Highlights-Bernie MacDonald and Wes McDougall each scored three runs for Jokers.
Circus Room-22 Jokers-8 Circus Room-Keith McMerty 4-4 3 Hr, Jesse Legg 5-5 2 Hr
Jokers-Mike Bourgeois 3-4, Dave Lockstein 3-4, Chris White Hr
Game Highlights-Keith McMerty homered three times and drove in seven for Circus Room.
Bad News Bears have moved out to a 2-0 series lead over Catlack Excavating after winning twice last week.
Wrecking Crew punched their ticket to the final after sweeping Sandy Shore Brew Jays.
Wrecking Crew-14 Sandy Shore Brew Jays-8
Wrecking Crew-Henry Harder 5-5, Frank Redecopp 4-5
Sandy Shore-Dan Konrad 3-3, Devon Schultz 3-3
Game Highlights-Frank Redecopp and Henry Harder each scored three runs for Wrecking Crew.
Wrecking Crew-17 Sandy Shore Brew Jays-15
Wrecking Crew-George Redecopp 4-4 Henry Harder 5-5 Hr
Sandy Shore-Devon Schultz 3-3 hr, Derek Laforge 2-2, Josh Mabee 2 Hr, Kenny Mahler Hr
Game Highlights-Henry Harder homered, doubled twice and drove in six for Wrecking Crew.
Bad News Bears-24 Catlack Excavating-22
Bad News Bears-Mike Evanitski 5-5, Carl Sing 4-4
Catlack-Dylan Proulx 5-5, Cody Kraushaur 4-5
Game Highlights-Daryl Beattie scored four runs for Bad News Bears.
Bad News Bears-18 Catlack Excavating-17
Bears-Chris Simmons 3-3, Dylan Terry 4-4
Catlack-Kyle Mudford 3-4, Devon MacDonald 4-4
Game Highlights-Bears won it with a six run bat around fifth.
Indi-Girls advanced to the finals after sweeping Jays in two straight.
They await the winner of the Corey ’s Restaurant- Service Master series tied at one with the third and deciding game slated for tonight at 6:30 on Annandale 3.
Service Master-16 Corey’s Restaurant-4
Service Master-Crystal Laforge 4-4, Becky Abbott 3-3
Corey’s-Christine Gubesch 1-2, Kasey McKenzie 2-2
Game Highlights-Service Master spotted Corey’s and early 4-0 lead before outscoring them 16-0 the rest of the way. Everyone in their order scored at least one run. Game#2
Corey’s Restaurant-10 Service Master-4
Corey’s-Tracey Pressey 3-4, Kim King 2-3, Janet Culliton Hr
Service Master-Tracy VanPuymbroeck 3-3, Steph Erdelac 2-3
Game Highlights-Corey’s added four big insurance runs in the seventh, Tracey Pressey hit a triple and Lauren Duffy a double in the rally.. Corey’s shortstop Duffy was all over the diamond making plays.
Indi-Girls-11 Jays-3 Indi-Girls-Amanda Stubbs 4-4, Tamarah Schultz 2-3
Jays-Kristen Cadotte 2-3, Nikki Shewan 2-3
Game Highlights-Amanda Stubbs and Tena Bueckert hit doubles for Ind-Girls and Tamarah Schultz a triple.
Game#2 Indi-Girls-12 Jays-5 Indi-Girls-Mary Boldt 3-4, Tamarah Schultz 3-4
Jays-Stacey Lauwerier 3-3, Mary Froese Hr, Nicole Boughan Hr
Game Highlights-Kaitlin Kloet and Tamarah Schultz hit back to back doubles in Indi-Girls six run fifth.
Center Point Contractors easily swept their series with Shady Akers.
Advanced Towing/Morgan Realty mercied SOS Towing to advance to the final against Center Point.
Center Point Contractons-Rina Lamb 3-3, Patty Wye 2-2
Shady Akers-Sandy Dekeyser 2-2, Jaimee Morse 1-1
Game Highlights-Trisha McKenzie scored three runs for Center Point.
Center Point Contractors-10 Shady Akers-4
Center Point-Danielle Swart 4-4, Kerry Jensen 3-4
Shady Akers-Ashley Aker 4-4, Sandy Dekeyser 3-4
Game Highlights-Danielle Swart reached four times and scored three runs for Center Point
Advanced Towing/Morgan Realty-16 SOS Towing-4
Advanced-Ellen Hargreaves 3-3, Bri Johnston 3-3 Hr
SOS-Terri Joose 3-3, Mel Gardner 3-3
Game Highlights-Bri Johnston led the winner’s with a homerun and a triple.
Advanced Towing/Morgan Realty-18 SOS Towing-2
Advanced-Krystal Sivyer 4-4, Belinda Loewen 4-5
SOS-Kim Avey 1-2, Heidi Hopper 1-2
Game Highlights-Belinda Loewen and Krystal Sivyer each scored four runs for Advanced.
Crazy Pitches swept their series with Pink Sox and will face George’s Auto in the C final.
Crazy Pitches-25 Pink Sox-13 Crazy Pitches-Renee Couture 5-5, Kaylee Kozak 5-6
Pink Sox-Melissa Purser 4-4, Game Highlights-Crazy Pitches finished this one off plating ten seventh inning runs. Game#2
Crazy Pitches-13 Pink Sox-7 Crazy Pitches-Ashley Anderson 3-3, Andrea Bevan 3-3
Pink Sox-Shirley Simmons 3-4, Hazel Oakes 3-3
Game Highlights-Lyndsay Miller, Andrea Bevan and Megan Pepper each scored two runs for the winner’s.
Tillsonburg Special Olympics triumphed in Thursday’s softball game against the Tillsonburg Fire and Rescue Service firefighters, although it was a very close game.