WN Rookie Blue Champions!!, News (West Niagara Baseball)

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Aug 27, 2018 | Sarahw | 2102 views
WN Rookie Blue Champions!!
Congratulations to WN Rookie Blue!!

After an up & down regular season, the West Niagara Nationals HL Blue team put together a run for the ages this past weekend. After going 3-0 on Saturday/Sunday they traveled to Thorold Monday to play a spirited Welland Mudhen's team in the Championship game.



Welland had also gelled at the right time, and a back and forth affair saw WN leading by 6 heading into the top of last inning. Welland mounted a charge, and after scoring 5 runs, with runners on 1st & 2nd and 2 out,  WN held on for a 12-11 WN victory. Addison Wright for WN was the game MVP with some big hits and several outstanding plays in the field as Griffin Wannaker let the hitting attack with 3 doubles. Congratulations on a great season.  

2018 Niagara Regional Interlock Rookie Division Champions. West Niagara Nationals - Blue.

Back Row: L to R     Ben Tyers, Griffin Wannamaker, Sean Kirby, Lillie St.James Front Row: Owen Wannamaker, Connor Gibson, Quinton Rogers, Addison Wright Missing: Rueben VanMiddelkoop, Luke Ryan, Nicholas Divers  
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