Voice of Slo-Pitch - Dave Weaver
This will be an eventful week in Tillsonburg slo-pitch.
Wednesday will feature a meeting between the top two teams in Ladies at Annandale 3 at 6:30. Corey's-Maple View are currently two games better in the loss column of Eichenberg's. The top two in Men's C meet Thursday night 8:30 at Kiwanis as first place Corey's Restaurant will meet up with Ward's Automotive.
The end of the week will feature the All-Star game on Friday night. Below is a list of the All-Star participants and coaches.
Coach - Kevin Miller
Jake Klassen - Survivors
Martin Klassen - Survivors
Jake Fehr - Survivors
Johnny Klassen - Survivors
Ryan Miller - Boston Pizza
Randy Miller - Boston Pizza
Abe Epp - Boston Pizza
Ryan Carroll - Boston Pizza
Mike Shewan - IC Waters
Steve Leacock - IC Waters
Jeff Cadotte - IC Waters
Eric Lockey - IC Waters
Coach - John Nichols
Dave Phillips - Haines Roofing
Phil Durham - Haines Roofing
Craig Smith - Haines Roofing
Chris VanParys - Gators
Jon Nunn - Gators
Darryl Vandendriessche - Gators
Bryan DeBlaire - Robert Q Travel
Darren Pace - Robert Q Travel
Josh Stubbs - Robert Q Travel
Derek Kunderman - Roosters
Greg Buchner - Roosters
Josh Munro - Roosters
Coach - Kyle Hollister
Travis Horvath - Bill's Pizza Kekambas
Steve Demeter - Bill's Pizza Kekambas
Kyle Smith - Bill's Pizza Kekambas
Kent Collings - GC Lounsbury
Greg Onaitis - GC Lounsbury
Colin McDonald - GC Lounsbury
Dallas Dalby - Tirecraft
Ryan Hambleton - Tirecraft
Nick Nagy - Tirecraft
Abe Krahn - Ontario Laser Spartans
Jake Friesen - Ontario Laser Spartans
Martin Klassen - Ontario Laser Spartans
All The President's Men
Coach - Chris Parker
Lance MacKenzie - Domino's Hounds
Joe Kingsbury - Domino's Hounds
Nick Barnim - Domino's Hounds
Dan MaCrae - Kirwin and Oatman
Shaine Hall - Kirwin and Oatman
Matt Davis - Kirwin and Oatman
Adam Jensen - Cain's Pelicans
Derek Craggs - Cain's Pelicans
Ryan Verbuyst - Cain's Pelicans
Riley Turpin - Sandham Transport
Jim Long - Sandham Transport
Coach - Dave Weaver
Ryan Bruckler - Ward's Automotive
Trevor Hawley - Ward's Automotive
Troy Lamoure - Ward's Automotive
Brett Parsons - Ward's Automotive
Ryan Blackman - Delhi Dodgers
Garrett Roelens - Delhi Dodgers
Brad Wencel - Norox Basement Applications
Brent O'Brien - Norox Basement Applications
Phil Beauvais - Norox Basement Applications
Kevin MacDonald - Flying Squirrels
Andrew Patenaude - Flying Squirrels
Rob Underhill - Flying Squirrels
Egos And Icons
Coach - Jason Vandomele - Corey's Restaurant
Justin Clapdorp - Corey's Restaurant
Mike Mesquita - Corey's Restaurant
Scott MacIntyre - Corey's Restaurant
Jake Enns - Hit N Run
Diedrich Klassen - Hit N Run
David Enns - Hit N Run
Jesse Temple - Destroyers
Kevin Alward - Destroyers
Paul Lavier - Destroyers
Jay Verhegghe - John Beere
Jesse Anderson - John Beere
James Elliott - John Beere
Coaches - Dave Weaver, Nick Barnim
Kasey McKenzie - Corey's-Maple View
Lauren Duffy - Corey's-Maple View
Janet Culliton - Corey's-Maple View
Katie Dedrick - Hollister Kia
Becky Dancy - ServiceMaster
Mary Froese - Jays
Deanna Littler - EMI Steelerz
Tracey Coderre - EMI Steelerz
Nancy Teixeira - Energy Productions
Steph McDonald - Cleats
Krystal Sivyer - Dean Masson Construction
K's Kool Kats
Coaches - Kelly Spencer, Kathy Vanderven
Nancy Hiebert - Eichenberg's
Tamarah Schultz - Eichenberg's
Kim Harrop - Eichenberg's
Jen Cadman - Hollister Kia
Kerry Jensen - ServiceMaster
Amy Beattie - Jays
Alana Haskett - EMI Steelerz
Brianne Johnston - Energy Productions
Amber Granger - Dean Masson Construction
Corrie Smith - Cleats
Survivors and Haines Roofing hooked up Tuesday night in the battle of the top two. Each team plated two in the seventh to finish the game in a tie. Survivors beat IC Waters Friday night while Haines defeated Roosters. Robert Q Travel won over Boston Pizza to create a log jam for third in the division.
Haines Roofing 11, Survivors 11
Haines: Brett Ferguson (3-4), Steve Byron (3-4), Dave Phillips HR
Survivors: Johnny Klassen (3-3), Abe Boldt (3-4), Dave Boldt HR
Dave Boldt hit a two-run homer for Survivors in the top of seventh. Haines tied it in the bottom half off a Scott Harris double.
Robert Q Travel 17, Boston Pizza 8
Robert Q: Bill Bertin (3-4) HR, Jeff Pace (3-4), Josh Stubbs HR, Mike Wencel 2 HR, Bryan DeBlaire HR
Boston Pizza: John Epp (3-4), Ian Baker (3-4), Randy Miller 3 HR
Mike Wencel led the winners with a pair of two-run homers.
Survivors 20, Roosters 9
Survivors: Peter Klassen (5-5) 3 HR, Benny Klassen (3-3), Martin Klassen HR
Roosters: Derek Kunderman (2-2), Bryan Hamulecki (4-4), Mark Hamulecki HR
Too much Pete for the Roosters as Peter Klassen hammered out three homers and drove in seven for Survivors.
Only four points separate first from fifth place with Bill's Pizza Kekambas leading the pack just one point up on Domino's Hounds. They had an easy win over Sandham Transport.
Domino's and Ontario Laser Spartans cooled off a surging Cain's Pelicans squad. Kirwin and Oatman also beat Sandham, but were beaten by GC Lounsbury the next night. Tirecraft edged out GC to round out the week's action.
Bill's Pizza 17, Sandham Transport 7
Bill's Pizza Kekambas: Steve Demeter (3-4), Andrew McQueen (4-4), Derek Buchner HR, Travis Horvath HR
Sandham: John Nichols (2-3), Marc Poirier (3-3)
Bill's moved out to a quick 15-run lead after just four innings.
GC Lounsbury 19, Kirwin And Oatman 16
GC Lounsbury: Travis Nikin (4-4) HR, Chris MacDonald (3-3), Kevin Stuyt HR, Trevor Stuyt HR
Kirwin: Cheyne Sarafinchin (4-4) 3 HR, Thom Puhr (4-4) 2 HR
GC stole this one away after a nine-run seventh. Trevor Stuyt had a two-run homer in the rally.
Tirecraft 11, GC Lounsbury 10
Tirecraft: Dallas Dalby (4-4) HR, Steve Derks (3-4) HR
GC Lounsbury: Greg Onaitis (3-4), Devin Lee (4-4)
Tirecraft rallied for seven in their last at-bat to edge out GC. Steve Derks scored the game's winning run.
Domino's Hounds 19, Cain's Pelicans 17
Domino's: Joe Kingsbury (4-4), Barry Howick (5-5) 2 HR
Cain's: Nick Lonsbary (4-5) HR, Benson Howey (2-2) 2 HR, Adam Jensen HR
Barry Howick's two-run, seventh-inning homer provided the margin of difference for Domino's.
Ontario Laser Spartans 18, Cain's Pelicans 12
Ontario Laser: Martin Klassen (4-4) HR, Jacob Enns (3-4), Abe Krahn HR, Peter Froese - Grand Slam
Cain's: Derek Craggs (2-3), Nick Lonsbary (3-3) HR
Martin Klassen and Peter Froese each homered and scored three runs for Spartans.
Corey's Restaurant took advantage of an idle Ward's Automotive squad winning twice to take over the division lead. Delhi Dodgers beat a nine-man Destroyers team Thursday but couldn't make up any more ground on the top two as Norox beat them Friday night. Destroyers won by forfeit over Flying Squirrels.
Corey's Restaurant 34, Flying Squirrels 21
Corey's - Derek Elliott (6-6), Wes Haegens (5-6), Mike Mesquita HR, Don Schinkel HR
Flying Squirrels: Cornell Bailey (5-6), Rob Underhill (4-5)
Corey's scored at least four runs in every inning. Derek Elliott scored six runs for the winners.
Delhi Dodgers 12, Destroyers 4
Delhi: Jordan Pope (3-4), Josh O'Neill (3-3), Garrett Roelens HR
Destroyers: Troy Temple (3-3), Ross Russell (2-4)
Nate Moyaert had a pair of extra base hits for the Dodgers.
Norox Basement 12, Delhi Dodgers 8
Norox Basement Applications: Derrick Harnish (3-3), Brad Wencel (3-3) 2 HR, Tim Miners 2 HR
Delhi: Scott Stefan (4-4) 3 HR, Bill Chesney (2-4), Garrett Roelens HR
Brad Wencel doubled and homered twice for Norox.
Corey's Restaurant 28, John Beere 16
Corey's: Wes Haegens (2-2), Mike Mesquita (4-4) HR, Scott MacIntyre 2 HR, Chad Hill 2 HR, James Greenhill HR
John Beere: Jesse Anderson (3-4) HR, Darryl Neville (3-3), James Elliott HR, Mark Carrel HR
Chad Hill homered in consecutive at-bats for Corey's.
ServiceMaster registered victories over Hollister Kia and Dean Masson Construction to move four points up on fourth place Kia.
Energy Productions easily beat Dean Masson after being mercied by first-place Corey's-Maple View. Corey's-Maple View and Eichenberg's each mercied Cleats. Eichenberg's other win was a six-run decision over Orange Crush. Jays and EMI Steelerz each had 9-8 wins over Orange and Ritchie's respectively.
EMI Steelerz 9, Ritchie's 8
EMI: Jordan Coderre (4-4), Rhonda Mayo (4-5)
Ritchie's: Chani Homewood (3-3), Chelsey Vandeeckenhaut (3-3)
Jordan Coderre's run-scoring triple in the seventh won it for EMI.
ServiceMaster 17, Hollister Kia 12
ServiceMaster: Becky Dancy (3-4), Morgan Balazs (3-3)
Hollister Kia: Trish DeLoose (3-4), Jess Salverda (3-4)
It took awhile for ServiceMaster to get their offence going, they then scored five in the fifth and seven more in the sixth.
Eichenberg's 25, Cleats 0
Eichenberg's: Amanda Stubbs (5-5), Kelly Spencer (5-5)
Cleats: Corrie Smith (2-2), Brittany Wolf (2-2)
Tena Bueckert led the Dodge Girls with a pair of triples.
Corey's-Maple View 21, Cleats 3
Corey's-Maple View: Lauren Duffy (4-4), Kirby Steinhoff (4-5)
Cleats: Corrie Smith (2-3), Chris Propper (2-2)
Corrie Smith made some big catches in the Cleats outfield.
ServiceMaster 20, Dean Masson 8
ServiceMaster: Jess Brown (4-5), Jodi Hodges (4-5) Grand Slam
Dean Masson Construction: Lisa Gibson (2-3), Megan Bye (2-3)
Jodi Hodges had a grand slam and scored three runs for ServiceMaster.
Jays 9, Orange Crush 8
Jays: Nicki Shewan (3-3), Ang Moore (2-3)
Orange: Candi Obar (3-4), Tammie Lisabeth (3-3)
Nicki Shewan's bases-clearing triple won it for Jays.
Energy Productions 15, Dean Masson 3
Energy: Jen Dahl (4-4), Bri Johnston (4-4)
Dean Masson Construction: Steph Miller (3-3), Krystal Sivyer (3-3)
Bri Johnston had a triple and scored four runs for Energy.
Eichenberg's 12, Orange Crush 6
Eichenberg's: Tamarah Schultz (4-4), Jessica Anseeuw (3-4), Tena Bueckert HR
Orange: Stacey Lauwerier (2-3), Bobbi Anderson (2-3)
Tamarah Schultz had a triple, a double and scored three runs for the winners.
Corey's Maple View 17, Energy Productions 0
Corey's-Maple View: Tracey Pressey (4-4), Lauren Duffy (4-4), Janet Culliton HR
Energy: Shanna Wellink (2-3), Jen Dahl (1-2)
Janet Culliton had a three-run homer for the winners.