Peewee Mustangs go 5-1 to capture silver!!!!!
Lose on a walk-off in bottom of 7thUpdated Tuesday July 11, 2017 by Welland Minor Baseball.
The Performance Acura Peewee Mustangs headed into the Final of the Simcoe Tournament with a perfect 5 - 0 record but lost a heartbreaker in the bottom of the 7th with two outs.
Welland defeated Brantford 21 - 2 on Friday night before handing losses to Pelham 7 - 2 & Guelph 6 - 3 on Saturday. They closed out the round robin portion of the tournament with a 5 - 4 victory over Royal York.
In the semis, Welland defeated Waterloo by a margin of 6 - 1 to advance to face Guelph in the final. The Mustangs jumped out to an early lead, which they surrendered, but fought back with 2 runs in the sixth to tie the game. Unfortunately, Guelph scored a run in the bottom of the seventh with 2 outs to capture the championship 10 - 9.
What a great weekend of ball for the boys, who are now 14 - 2 in tournament play.
Players of the game from the weekend were: Gage Cullen (2), Lucas Ponting, Jacob Millar & Kaden Falardeau.