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Ladies A Division
EMI Steelerz got into the win column last week with a 10-run victory over ServiceMaster.
Eichenberg Dodge Girls took advantage of a short-handed previously unbeaten Orange Crush squad beating them by six.
Great Lakes Physio/Corey's Restaurant stayed even with Eichenberg after a mercy over Jays.
Eichenberg 10, Orange Crush 4
Eichenberg: Tamarah Schultz 3-3, Kate Hahn 3-3
Orange Crush: Nicole Harris 3-4, Rina Langrell 2-3
Eichenberg put this one away after a seven-run sixth. Tamarah Schultz had a two-run triple.
Great Lakes/Corey's 16, Jays 1
Great Lakes/Corey's: Tracey Pressey 5-5, Janet Culliton 4-5
Jays: Sonya Foreman 3-3, Amy Beattie 2-3
Tracey Pressey had three doubles to pace the winners.
EMI Steelerz 15, ServiceMaster 5
EMI: Alana Haskett 4-4, Elisha Duyvestjen 3-3
ServiceMaster: Melissa Howick 3-3 HR
Tracey Coderre had a two-run triple in EMI's seven-run fourth.
Ladies B Division
Energy Production notched its first ever win with a nine-run decision over Camo last week.
Hollister KIA won the battle of the unbeatens as they came from behind to upend Focus 17-12.
Challengers registered the other victory winning by seven over Ritchie's.
Challengers 18, Ritchie's 8
Challengers: Anna Enns 5-5, Anna Driedger 5-6
Ritchie's: Aimee Sparzynski 4-4, Michele Warboys 4-4
Anna Enns had three doubles, a triple, and four runs scored.
Men's A Division
Maple View Variety moved to 4-0 after a mercy win over a short-handed Woodland RV squad and a big victory over previously unbeaten Gators.
Gators, earlier in the week, upended the Roosters 14-8. Roosters won the battle of the nine-against-nine Friday night beating Haines Roofing 22-13.
Survivors remained unbeaten after handing Haines Roofing its first loss of the season.
Maple View Variety 16, Woodland RV 1
Maple View: Ryan Black 2-3, Ian Baker 3-3, Ryan Miller HR, Tim Pressey 2 HRs
Woodland RV: Kyle Neumann 1-2, Josh Mabee 1-2
Tim Pressey hit consecutive three-run homers to lead Maple View Variety.
Survivors 13, Haines Roofing 8
Survivors: Henry Klassen 3-3, Henry Teichroeb 2-3
Haines Roofing: Craig Smith 2-2, Scott Harris 2-3
Martin Epp drove in four for Survivors.
Gators 14, Roosters 8
Gators: Kieran Taylor 2-2, Scott Balazs 3-4, Jason Juhasz HR
Roosters: Mark Hamulecki 2-3 HR, Jared Pettman 2-3 HR
Scott Balazs had a pair of doubles for the Gators.
Roosters 22, Haines Roofing 13
Roosters: John Munro 5-5 2 HRs, John Hall 4-5, Jared Pettman HR, Joel Stubbs HR, Mark Hamulecki HR, Scott Heath HR, Justin Clapdorp HR
Haines: Scott Harris 3-4, Layne Hudson 3-4, Phil Durham 2 HRs, Craig Smith HR
Josh Munro had a two-run homer in Roosters' six-run sixth.
Maple View Variety 12, Gators 8
Maple View: Tim Pressey 2-3, Ryan Carroll 2-3, Randy Miller HR (grand slam), John Epp HR
Gators: Jon Nunn 2-3, Chris VanParys 2-3
Randy Miller had a grand slam and drove in five for the winners.
Men's B Division
DeGroote-Hill remained unbeaten after winning a pair of crossover games over Cain's Pelicans and Delhi Dodgers.
The Dodgers, after losing to DeGroote-Hill by one, lost by two to Bill's Pizza Kekambas putting up a good effort against two B Division squads.
Kekambas evened their record with a two-run decision over Next Realty.
Next Realty and Domino's Hounds picked up lopsided wins over C Division squads.
GC Lounsbury picked up an extra-inning win over Kirwin and Oatman.
DeGroote-Hill 13, Delhi Dodgers 12
DeGroote-Hill: Doug Falkins 4-4, Andrew Garnham 2-3
Delhi: Shane Tremblay 4-4, Dustin Pettit 3-4
DeGroote-Hill rallied with a three-run sixth to edge out Delhi.
DeGroote-Hill 23, Cain's Pelicans 10
DeGroote-Hill: Paul Nicholson 4-4, Bob Long 4-4, Adam Goodlett HR
Cain's: Steve Robb 3-4, Kurt Vaughan 3-4, Andrew Dawson HR, Andrew Kamenar HR
Bob Long crossed four times for DeGroote-Hill.
Ontario Laser Spartans 17, Stickmen 10
Ontario Laser: Pete Dyck 3-3 HR, Jake Friesen 3-3, John Klassen 2 HRs
Stickmen: Ed Bouw 3-3, Andrew Patenaude 3-3
John Klassen homered twice, while Pete Dyck and Jake Friesen each drove in three for the winners.
GC Lounsbury 10, Kirwin and Oatman 9
GC Lounsbury: Trevor Stuyt 4-4, Cory Smith 3-3
Kirwin and Oatman: Jordy Thompson 4-4, Shaine Hall 4-4
Devin Lee had the winning RBI in the eighth for GC Lounsbury.
Domino's Hounds 19, Destroyers 6
Domino's: Josh Kingsbury 4-5, Joe Kingsbury 4-5, Nick Barnim HR
Destroyers: Darryl Porchak 3-4, Jesse Temple 3-4
Mike Bouck had a triple and double, and scored three runs for Domino's.
Bill's Pizza Kekambas 13, Next Realty 11
Bill's Pizza: Benson Howey 3-3 2 HRs, Jay Davis 2-3, Cody Furlong HR, Jeremy Weiss HR
Next Realty: Brent Schooley 2-3, Kevin Karnes 2-3, Steve Derks HR
Benson Howey, Cody Furlong and Jeremy Weiss each homered in Kekambas' five-run fifth.
Next Realty 20, John Beere 5
Next Realty: Ryan Hambleton 3-3, Ross Groat 4-4 HR
John Beere: Shawn Sivyer 2-3, Shawn Elliott 2-3
Ross Groat and Ryan Hambleton each scored four runs for Next Realty.
Bill's Pizza Kekambas 13, Delhi 11
Bill's Pizza: Kyle Smith 5-5, Jeremy Weiss 4-5, Kyle Hollister 2 HRs
Delhi Dodgers: Nate Moyert 4-4, Craig Franklin 4-4
Kyle Hollister had a walkoff homer to win it for Kekambas.
Men's C Division
Ward's Automotive grabbed its first win of the season outslugging John Beere 23-22. Stickmen also collected its first victory over John Beere.
Corey's Restaurant moved into a three-way tie for first winning by 11 over Ward's.
Ward's Automotive 23, John Beere 22
Ward's: Trevor Hawley 4-4, Patrick Tanner 4-4 HR, Mike Mudford HR, Brett Parsons HR, Connor Smith HR, Chad Vigar HR
John Beere: Adam Morris 5-5, Kevin Stuyt 4-5
Colin VanDaele had the game-winning RBI for Ward's.
Stickmen 19, John Beere 5
Stickmen: Shawn Ryerse 3-3, Corey Bennett 2-3, Chris White HR
John Beere: Shawn Elliott 3-4, Andrew Barnim 3-3
Stickmen's Chris White homered, doubled and drove in three.
Corey's Restaurant 29, Ward's Automotive 18
Corey's: Justin Wood 6-7, Chad Hyatt 5-6, Jason Vandommele HR, Chad Hill HR
Ward's: Patrick Tanner 5-5 HR, Gus Ford 5-5 HR, Brett Parsons HR
Everyone in the winner's lineup scored at least two runs.