Minor Mosquito Mustangs win a thriller!!!
Capture tournament title in 10th inning.Updated Wednesday June 21, 2017 by Welland Minor Baseball.
The Welland Performance Acura Minor Mosquito Mustangs captured their first tournament of the season with an exciting 5-4 win in 10 innings versus Welland Mosquito Mustangs. Both teams pitched and fielded incredibly well, keeping the large crowd on the edge of their seats.
They opened up the tournament with a 19 - 0 win over Strathroy. Mason VanDyke pitched a Perfect Game in the shortened 3 inning game due to mercy, striking out every batter he faced. Welland followed it up with a 19 - 7 defeat of St. Catharines before falling to Welland's Major team 11 - 3 to finish off the round robin portion of the tournament. In the semis, they beat St. Catharines 11 -1 to advance to the finals.
Pictured from L to R:
Laying: Travis Guttin
Front row: Blake Maksumushyn, Zoe Falardeau, Spencer Burke, Jack Ilskens, Brad Thomas, Jacob Doucette, Josh Lamb
Second row: Tyler Ray, Trent Groulx, Jaxon Vanderlip, Mason VanDyke
Back row: Lefty Falardeau (coach), Jay Falardeau (coach)