Tillsonburg's Voice of Slo-Pitch
We have finally made it to at least the semifinals in all the Men’s divisions.
The Tillsonburg Men’s C Final opened on Thursday night between first place Cain’s Pelicans and second place Hit N Run.
There were no Ladies scoresheets received this week!
Eichenberg’s did end Great Lakes Physio – Corey’s six-year reign sweeping them in convincing fashion, and were full value for the win.
That celebration most likely carried on into Saturday’s annual ghetto-ball event!
IC Waters won their fifth straight playoff game last week after upsetting first-place Haines Roofing twice.
After winning by five in the opener they came from behind in the seventh winning in walkoff fashion in the eighth to take a 2-0 series lead.
Gators tied up the other semi with Maple View Variety after beating them Thursday night.
IC Waters 13, Haines Roofing 8
IC Waters: Steve Leacock 4-4 HR, Shawn Cranes 3-4, Mike Shewan HR
Haines Roofing: Phil Durham 2-2 HR, Steve Byron 2-3
Steve Leacock homered, tripled and scored four runs for IC Waters.
IC Waters 15, Haines Roofing 14
IC Waters: Mike Shewan 4-4, Steve Leacock 4-4
Haines Roofing: Phil Durham 4-5, Shawn Finch 3-4, Craig Smith HR
IC plated four in their last at-bat to force the extra inning. Shawn Gaitens had the walkoff base hit plating Steve Voth.
Hollister KIA Kekambas punched their ticket to the semifinals eliminating GC Lounsbury Dirty Mitts beating them by four on Tuesday.
DeGroote-Hill won in walkoff fashion in their lidlifter with Hollister KIA Kekambas edging them 27-26.
Kirwin and Oatman beat Big Bass Brawlers by nine in Game 1. The Brawlers became the Maulers in Game 2 mercying them in six.
DeGroote-Hill 27, Hollister KIA Kekambas 26
DeGroote-Hill: Jim Long 4-4 HR, Trevor Fleet HR, Doug Falkins HR, Bob Long HR (grand slam)
Hollister KIA: Chad Barclay 5-6 HR (grand slam), Cody Furlong 4-5, Travis Horvath 3 HRs, Benson Howey HR
The nine-man KIA squad took over the lead with a seven-run seventh. DeGroote-Hill won it with Bob Long’s walkoff inside-the-park grand slam.
Kirwin and Oatman 16, Big Bass Brawlers 7
Kirwin Oatman: Joe Fansher 3-3 HR, Jordy Thompson 3-4, Jason Godby HR, Cheyne Sarafinchin HR
Big Bass: Joe Stone 2-3, Rob Derks 2-3, Jason Nesbitt HR
Joe Fansher tripled, homered, singled and scored three runs for Kirwin.
Big Bass Brawlers 20, Kirwin Oatman 5
Big Bass: Steve Derks 4-4, Brent Schooley 4-4 HR, Sean Guardhouse 2 HRs, Jay VanGroningen 2 HRs
Kirwin Oatman: Jordy Thompson 2-3, Darryl Whittington 2-3, Thom Puhr HR, Cheyne Sarafinchin HR
Big Bass Brawlers sent a message early plating seven in the first. They did the same in the fourth. Sean Guardhouse homered in both innings.
Cain’s Pelicans advanced to the C final against Hit N Run after a dramatic walkoff victory over Delhi Dodgers last Tuesday night.
The game was tied from the third inning on. Delhi stranded a runner on two in the eighth. Cain’s won it in their half.
Cain’s Pelicans 11, Delhi Dodgers 10
Cain’s: Adam Jensen 4-4 2 HRs, Kurt Vaughan 3-4
Delhi: Marty Macdonald 3-4, Craig Franklin 3-4
Ryan Verbuyst had the walkoff base hit with one out in the eighth. Adam Jensen led Cain’s with a pair of homers.