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Feature Article - March 15, 2007

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Feature Article - March 15, 2007

Play ball!

Baseball season is upon us again and we hope to have another successful year.

Last season was fairly successful. On July 14 and 15 we hosted a grasshopper tournament. Parham took first place, Sharbot Lake took second place. Although it was very hot and we had a downpour that delayed the games, the kids all enjoyed themselves.

On July 21 and 22 we hosted a mite tournament: 8 teams participated under cloudy skies. Seeley’s Bay took first in the “A” Championship with Perth Road taking second in the “A”. East Storrington took first in the “B” Championship with Inverary taking second.

Our Squirt tournament was held in Amherstview on July 28 and 29, with our North Frontenac team taking the “B” Championship. The Bantam tournament was also that weekend. Although they came home without a trophy they had a great time.

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We would like to thank our three umpires Josh St. Pierre, Courtney Meeks and Adam Smith for a job well done. Lisa Hamilton for her help, Julie Whan for scorekeeping, and James Webster for fundraising and the barbeque after the grasshopper tournament held at Branch 425. Thanks to all the coaches and parents for all their help with the kids. Hope to see you all at registration again this year: March 28, 7pm, Sharbot Lake Anglican Church Hall; March 31, 10am-noon, Parham Fire Hall. You may also register online at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. There will be a $10 late charge for anyone registering after March 31.

There will be a meeting April 8 at 7pm at the Parham Fire Hall for anyone interested in joining the association. Directors are needed in the Mountain Grove and Arden areas. Umpires are needed this year so if you are 12 and over and are interested please contact us. We need more volunteers to make ball successful and to keep it going in this area, so please take the time to attend. Hope to see you there. Contacts are Willie and Edith St. Pierre, 279-2586; Paul Warren, 279-2836; Stirling and Lisa Hamilton, 375-6151.

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