Blumenort Red Sox – Provincial 15U A champions
Front Row: Dawson Smith, Kaden Penner (bat boy), Rylan Penner, Cole Rickey, Ethan Penner & Jarvis Ewasko
Back Row: Rick Penner (mgr), Bryson Friesen, Brandon Thiessen, Rialey Lawless, Sawyer Thiessen, Owen Rempel, Kade Lepp, Dylan Konrad (head coach) & Trent Plett (assistant coach)
Missing: Parker Friesen & Vaughn Toews
Blumenort and Seine River captured Baseball Manitoba’s 50th anniversary provincial championship banners on Sunday.
The Red Sox recorded five wins and a loss this past weekend at the 15U championship in Rosenort.
Blumenort defeated Lundar 15-4; outscored Brandon 15-13, downed Hamiota 12-4 and lost 12-2 to Rosenort.
The Red Sox edged Altona 2-1 and then handed Virden it’s only loss of the weekend 8-3 in the final.
Seine River went undefeated in winning the 13U championship in Ile des Chenes.
The host team defeated Brandon 11-2; beat Balmoral 12-5 and downed Morden 11-2 in the round robin.
Seine River beat Russell 13-6 in the semifinals and then defeated Boissevain 11-7 in extra innings in the championship game.
Seine River - Provincial 13U A champions
Front Row: Dayton Christensen, Raphael Malo, Daniel Anderson, Anders Meilleur, Merik Boles & Maxime Vermette
Back Row: (coach) Dave Spenst, Tristan Thomas, Thomas Phillips, Carson West, Remi Roy, Mason Hooper, Avery Pickering, (coach) Don Meilleur & (coach) Keith Hooper