Minor Mosquitoes win consolation at Oakridge
Our Minor Mosquito won the consolation final at the Oakridge Optimist Tournament this past weekend! Way to go team!
Minor Mosquito Braves opened the tournament with a 9-0 win over the Oshawa Legionaires. Ethan Moore and Hudson Manchulenko combined for the shut out.
A 13-4 victory over Belle River in game 2 as a result of 8 hits and Cam Hutton getting the win.
In game 3 the Braves fell to the Waterloo Tigers 8-3 despite out hitting them.
In semi final action the Braves defeated London West TIncaps 16-4. Liam Burns had 2 hits with Cam Hutton, Cash Boyle and Ethan Moore with 3 rbi's each.
The Braves came out strong in the championship game and held an 11-3 lead after 3 innings. The Windsor Tecumseh Rangers battled back to tie the game 11-11 after 5. Solid relief pitching by Ethan Glavin kept the Braves in a position to take the game in the bottom of the 7th. A lead off single by Liam Burns put the winning run on base. Cam Hutton homered to center field giving the Braves the Minor Mosquito Consolation Championship.
Great team effort throughout the tournament.