Friday is All-Star Night! Here are the 2014 Tillsonburg all-star slo-pitch teams and coaches:
(9 p.m., Annandale 3)
Coach: Darryl Vandendriessche
Darryl Vandendriessche - Gators
Jon Nunn - Gators
Chris VanParys - Gators
Dave Phillips - Haines
Trevor Oakes - Haines
Scott Harris - Haines
Jake Klassen - Survivors
Pete Klassen – Survivors
Martin Klassen – Survivors
Bryan DeBlaire – Robert Q Travel
Josh Stubbs – Robert Q Travel
Nick Nagy – Robert Q Travel
Coach: Kevin Johnson
Darren Pace – Maple View
Ryan Miller – Maple View
Randy Miller – Maple View
Derek Buchner – Roosters
Greg Buchner – Roosters
Derek Kunderman – Roosters
Brad Adams – Woodland RV
Tom Csoff – Woodland RV
Matt Ungar – Woodland RV
Scott Beattie – IC Waters
Steve Leacock – IC Waters
Jeff Cadotte – IC Waters
6:30 p.m., Annandale 3
Coaches: Dave Weaver, Cheyne Sarafinchin
Adam Goodlett – DeGroote-Hill
Rob Long – DeGroote-Hill
Paul Nicholson – DeGroote-Hill
Benson Howey – Bill's Pizza Kekambas
Steve Demeter – Bill's Pizza Kekambas
Brad Wencel – Broadway Lanes Bears
Kyle Bridge – Broadway Lanes Bears
Jesse Legg – Broadway Lanes Bears
Thom Puhr – Kirwin and Oatman
Cheyne Sarafinchin – Kirwin and Oatman
Shaine Hall – Kirwin and Oatman
Coach: Dick Vanderven
Pete Friesen - Ontario Laser Spartans
John Klassen – Ontario Laser Spartans
Abe Krahn – Ontario Laser Spartans
Nick Barnim – Domino's Hounds
Jim McKillen – Domino's Hounds
Mike Bouck – Domino's Hounds
Steve DeBlaire – GC Lounsbury
Trevor Stuyt – GC Lounsbury
Justin Miller – GC Lounsbury
Bob Evans – Next Realty
Steve Derks – Next Realty
Ryan Hambleton – Next Realty
6:30 p.m., Annandale 2
TEAM HOLLISTER – HOLLY'S HEROES
Coach: Kyle Hollister
Jason Vandommele – Corey's Restaurant
Scott MacIntyre – Corey's Restaurant
Tony Martin – Corey's Restaurant
Gus Ford – Ward's Auto
Chad Ungar – Ward's Auto
Brett Parsons – Ward's Auto
Ryan Copping – Stickmen
Chris White – Stickmen
Dave Phipps – Stickmen
Troy Temple – Destroyers
Dave Lockstein – Destroyers
TEAM PARKER – ALL THE PRESIDENT'S MEN
Coach: Chris Parker
Dustin Pettit – Delhi Dodgers
Adam Jensen – Cain's Pelicans
Ryan Verbuyst – Cain's Pelicans
Andrew Kamenar – Cain's Pelicans
Andrew Dawson – Cain's Pelicans
Jesse Anderson – John Beere
Kevin Stuyt – John Beere
Adam Morris – John Beere
Paul Lavier – Destroyers
Ross Russell – Destroyers
Shaun Elliott – John Beere
7:45 p.m., Annandale 3
TEAM 1 – DREAM WEAVERS
Coaches: Dave Weaver, Jason Puhr
Kim Harrop – Eichenberg's
Tamarah Schultz – Eichenberg's
Tracey Presses – Great Lakes/Corey's Restaurant
Mary Froese – Jays
Jordan Coderre – EMI
Trisha DeLoose – Hollister KIA
Helena Dyck – Challengers
Kristen Mawhinney – Energy Productions
Kristy Vanbarneveld – Camo
Deb Simmonds: Great Lakes/Corey's Restaurant
TEAM 2 – K'S KOOL KATS
Coaches: Kelly Spencer, Kathy Vanderven
Jill Whiteside – Great Lakes/Corey's Restaurant
Kasey McKenzie – Great Lakes/Corey's Restaurant
Tena Bueckert – Eichenberg's
Jessica Falk – Jays
Deanna Falk – Jays
Becky Ford – Hollister KIA
Susie Klassen – Challengers
Melissa Johnston – Energy Productions
Heather Haley – Camo
Nancy Hiebert – Eichenberg's
This should be a fantastic event! Come out and support!
There will also be a home run derby, 50-50 draw, and J-Pett and Super Jeff will be announcing the event. Domino's Pizza will be there, and Broadway Cinemas has some prizes up for grabs. NSA, the men's slo-pitch league governing body will have their mobile unit there with various merchandise. Mill Street Brewery will be donating MVP prizes for each division!
So come one, come all! Tillsonburg is slo-pitch!
Roosters won three last week to move up in the crowded Men's A standings.
Maple View Variety got a walk-off win over Gators after dropping one to Haines Roofing. Haines also came from behind to defeat Woodland RV. IC Waters and Survivors also defeated Woodland.
Survivors won in walk-off fashion. Gators recorded the other division win.
Haines Roofing 12, Maple View 2
Haines Roofing: Phil Durham 4-4, Steve Balazs 3-4, Craig Smith HR
Maple View Variety: Nathan Klassen 2-3, Darren Pace 2-3
The nine-man Haines squad led from start to finish. Craig Smith homered and doubled.
Roosters 16, Survivors 12
Roosters: Derek Kunderman 5-5, Mark Hamulecki 4-4, Greg Buchner HR
Survivors: Jake Enns 3-4, Jake Friesen 3-4, Jake Klassen HR
Leadoff batter Derek Kunderman had five singles and scored three runs for Roosters.
IC Waters 17, Woodland RV 7
IC Waters: Steve Leacock 3-4 HR, Eric Lockey 2-3, Mike Shewan 2 HRs
Woodland RV: Brad Adams 3-4 HR, Kyle Underhill 2-4
Mike Shewan homered twice and doubled. Steve Leacock homered and tripled twice to lead IC Waters.
Gators 14, Robert Q Travel 6
Gators: Dave Hodges 4-4, Scott Balazs 2-2
Robert Q Travel: Joe Highley 3-4 HR, Cody Quinney 2-3
Gators broke the game open with a six-run fourth. Scott Balazs had a two-run triple in the rally.
Haines Roofing 20, Woodland RV 15
Haines: Dave Phillips 5-6 HR, Phil Durham 4-6 2 HRS, Dan Clark HR, Craig Smith HR
Woodland RV: Tim Townsend 4-4, Aaron Phillips 4-5, Matt Ungar HR
Haines came from behind scoring six late runs to overtake Woodland.
Survivors 10, Woodland RV 9
Survivors: Jake Klassen 3-4 HR, Abe Klassen 2-3 HR, Martin Klassen HR
Woodland RV: Ben Heinrichs 3-4, Kyle Underhill 4-5, Rick Csoff HR, Tim Townsend HR, Kyle Neuman 2 HRs
Jake Klassen had the seventh-inning walk-off homer for Survivors.
Roosters 14, IC Waters 6
Roosters: Derek Kunderman 3-4, Josh Munro 3-4, Joel Stubbs HR
IC Waters: Steve Leacock 4-4, Jeff Cadotte 3-4
Josh Munro doubled and tripled for Roosters.
Maple View 15, Gators 14
Maple View Variety: Abe Epp 4-4, John Epp 2-3 HR, Ryan Miller HR
Gators: Derek Penner 4-5, Aaron Laporte 3-4
Jeff Pace had the seventh-inning walk-off RBI for Maple View Variety.
Roosters 14, Robert Q 6
Roosters: Greg Buchner 3-4, Kyle Mauthe 2-3
Robert Q Travel: Bryan DeBlaire 3-4, Trevor Bradfield 2-3
Justin Clapdorp, Derek Buchner and Greg Buchner all tripled for Roosters.
Kirwin and Oatman registered three wins last week, knocking off two C teams and winning by five over Next Realty.
Domino's Hounds upset Ontario Laser Spartans, handing them only their third loss of the season. DeGroote-Hill escaped with an extra inning walk-off victory over Broadway Lanes Bears and a five-run win over Ward's Automotive.
The Bears bounced back with a mercy over John Beere. Next mercied Corey's, and GC Lounsbury won a close one over Stickmen to round out the week's action.
Kirwin Oatman 29, Corey's 12
Kirwin and Oatman: Shaine Hall 6-6 HR, Cheyne Sarafinchin 5-5
Corey's Restaurant: Matt Malott 3-4, Tony Martin 2-3
Kirwin and Oatman plated seven in their first and last at-bats.
Kirwin Oatman 26, Destroyers 15
Kirwin and Oatman: Scott Swance 5-5, Shaine Hall 6-6 HR
Destroyers: Troy Temple 4-4, Kevin Alward 4-4, Justin Skevington 1-3
Justin Skevington recorded his first-ever slo-pitch base hit for Destroyers.
Kirwin Oatman 18, Next Realty 13
Kirwin and Oatman: Thom Puhr 4-4 HR, Shaine Hall 3-4
Next Realty: Steve Derks 4-4, Rob Derks 2-2, Bob Evans HR, Dallas Dalby HR
Thom Puhr had a three-run homer in the winner's five-run fifth.
Next Realty 26, Corey's 7
Next Realty: Rob Derks 4-4, Jason Nesbitt 4-4 3 HRs, Steve Derks HR, Bob Evans HR
Corey's Restaurant: Jason Vandomele 2-2, Mike Mesquita 3-3, Chad Hill HR, Adam Smith HR
Jason Nesbitt homered in his first three at-bats and Steve Derks was a double shy of hitting for the cycle for Next Realty.
DeGroote-Hill 16, Broadway Lanes 15
DeGroote-Hill: Adam Goodlett 4-4 HR, Jim Long 5-5
Broadway Lanes Bears: Justin Lockstein 3-4, Nathan Moyer 3-4, Kyle Bridge HR
Chris Parker's one-out walk-off sac fly won it for DeGroote in the eighth.
Domino's Hounds 13, Ontario Laser 5
Domino's: Mark McKibbon 2-3, Scott Ball 3-4 HR
Ontario Laser Spartans: Pete Friesen 3-3, John Klassen 2-3 HR, Abe Krahn HR
Scott Ball homered, tripled and scored three runs for Domino's.
Broadway Lanes 27, John Beere 4
Broadway Lanes Bears: Chris Muhlbock 3-3, Trevor Herron 3-3, Derrick Harnish HR
John Beere: Chris Fisher 2-3, Kevin Stuyt 2-3
Everyone in the winner's lineup scored at least one run.
GC Lounsbury 21, Stickmen 17
GC Lounsbury: Chris McDonald 4-4, Kent Collings 3-3
Stickmen: Ryan Copping 4-4, Rob Underhill 4-4
GC Lounsbury plated seven, six and six runs in their first three at-bats.
DeGroote-Hill 15, Ward's Automotive 10
DeGroote-Hill: Scott Wilson 3-4, Jim Long 3-4, Doug Falkins HR
Ward's: Zach Dewachter 3-3, Connor Smith 3-4
Doug Falkins had a three-run homer and scored three runs for DeGroote-Hill.
Cain's Pelicans knocked off another B opponent beating GC Lounsbury Dirty Mitts by six.
John Beere registered a pair of victories, easily over Stickmen and by three over Destroyers.
Delhi Dodgers coasted by Ward's Automotive for the other division win.
Cain's 11, GC Lounsbury 5
Cain's Pelicans: Ryan Verbuyst 3-4, Nick Lonsbary 3-4
GC Lounsbury: Justin Miller 2-3, Jarrett Anderson 3-3
Ryan Verbuyst led the winners with a pair of triples.
John Beere 20, Stickmen 6
John Beere: Shawn Mathews 3-3, Kalvin Smith 4-5 2 HRs, Jay Verhegghe HR, Jesse Anderson HR, James Elliott HR, Bryan Ranger 2 HRs
Stickmen: Shawn Ryerse 2-3, Andrew Patenaude 2-3, Ryan Copping HR
Bryan Granger had two homers and four runs scored. Kalvin Smith homered twice and doubled for Stickmen.
Delhi 12, Ward's Automotive 4
Delhi Dodgers: Craig Franklin 4-4, Bill Chesney 3-4
Ward's Automotive: Gus Ford 4-4, Chad Vigar 2-4
Bill Chesney and Nate Moyer doubled in the winner's seven-run third.
John Beere 12, Destroyers 9
John Beere: Shaun Elliott 4-4, Tim Rapai 2-3, Bryan Granger HR
Destroyers: Paul Lavier 4-4, Ross Russell 3-4
A six-run fifth keyed John Beere's victory. James Elliott and Kevin Stuyt doubled in the rally.
Eichenberg's pulled within two points of first-place Great Lakes Physio/Corey's Restaurant after each won twice easily last week.
Jays and Orange Crush each defeated Energy Productions. ServiceMaster had an easy win over Focus.
Great Lakes/Corey's 15, Energy Productions 0
Great Lakes/Corey's: Jill Whiteside 4-4, Deb Simmonds 3-3
Energy Productions: Melissa Johnston 1-1, Kristen Mawhinney 1-2
Tracey Pressey had three doubles, including a bases clearing shot for the winners.
Jays 16, Energy Productions 10
Jays: Kendall Cousins 4-4, Ang Moore 4-4
Energy Productions: Monique Millard 2-2, Jen Kichler 2-3
Melissa Hughes had a pair of extra base hits for Jays.
Eichenberg 18, Camo 3
Eichenberg's: Amanda Stubbs 4-4, Tena Bueckert 4-4, Tamarah Schultz HR
Camo: Heather Simmonds 3-3, Steph Park 2-2
Tamarah Schultz was a double shy of hitting for the cycle for Dodge Girls.
ServiceMaster 18, Focus 8
ServiceMaster: Kerry Jensen 4-4, Jodi Hodges 3-3
Focus: Heidi Hopper 3-3, Kathryn Hensen 3-3
Steph Erdelac had a two-run triple for ServiceMaster.
Eichenberg 17, Challengers 2
Eichenberg's: Kim Harrop 4-4, Tena Bueckert 4-4
Challengers: Helena Dyck 2-2
Eichenberg's Tena Bueckert scored four runs.
Great Lakes/Corey's 17, Camo 5
Great Lakes/Corey's: Kasey Mckenzie 5-5, Christine Gubesch 4-5
Camo: Dawn Patterson 2-3, Kristy Hawley 2-3
Deb Simmonds, Jill Whiteside and Kasey Mckenzie all scored three runs for the winners.
Orange Crush 13, Energy 11
Orange Crush: TJ Balazs 4-4, Candi Obar 3-4
Energy Productions: Bri Johnston 4-4, Kim Gillis 4-4
Orange Crush plated runs in every inning.
Ritchie's knocked off a pair of A division teams last week. They had a walk-off win over EMI and beat ServiceMaster by four.
Hollister KIA came from behind their last at-bat to tie the Jays. Challengers had an easy win over EMI, while Focus came from behind to edge out EMI.
Ritchie's 7, ServiceMaster 4
Ritchie's: Lisa Tardiff 3-4, Ali Vankerrebroeck 2-3, Lindsay Warboys HR
ServiceMaster: Kayla Bond 3-3, Tracey VanParys 3-3 HR
Ritchie's plated three seventh-inning runs to pull out the win. Lisa Tardiff tripled in each of the third and sixth innings.
Hollister KIA 9, Jays 9
Hollister KIA: Mandi Kromplak 3-3, Amber Woolgar 3-3
Jays: Niki Shewan 3-4, Melissa Hughes 4-4, Jessica Falk HR, Mary Froese HR
Hollister KIA tied it with a five-run seventh. Melissa Barnim doubled in the rally.
Challengers 18, EMI 5
Challengers: Anna Driedger 4-5, Neta Klassen 4-5
EMI Steelerz: Shannon Collings 3-4, Kim Wood 3-4
Helena Dyck and Tonya Temple tripled and doubled for Challengers.
Focus 11, EMI 10
Focus: Nicole Sanderson 4-4, Nancy Benner 3-4
EMI Steelerz: Rhonda Mayo 3-3, Kim Wood 3-3
Focus scored five runs in their last at-bat to edge out EMI.
Ritchie's 11, EMI 10
Ritchie's: Aimee Sparzynski 3-3, Sheila Vanmyren 3-4
EMI Steelerz: Jordan Coderre 4-5, Daniella Boughner 4-5
Michelle Warboys had the walk-off RBI for Ritchie's in the seventh.