Congratulations to the teams winning the in-house championships:
Rookies – Red Rockets
Minors – Blue Jays
Majors – Yankees
Both the Royals and Yankees participated in the 45th Annual Hyack Majors Baseball Tournament from May 22nd to May 24th Moody Park in New Westminster.
Highlights include Justin Maunahan of the South Van Royals tying for 2nd place in the Home Run Derby.
MVP for Friday: Brandan Kingsbury
MVP for Saturday: Oscar Haley
MVP for Sunday: Brandon Bourke
|Game||May 22 6:00pm|| South Van Royals|| Hastings Expos|
|Game||May 22 6:00pm|| Coquitlam Mariners|| South Van Yankees|
|Game||May 23 2:45pm|| North Langley Dodgers|| South Van Yankees|
|Game||May 23 2:45pm|| South Van Royals|| Forest Hills Super Value|
|Game||May 24 10:00am|| Hastings Blue Jays|| South Van Yankees|
|Game||May 24 10:00am|| South Van Royals|| Langley City Yankees|
Congratulations to the South Van Yankees, placing 4th in the 2009 Mount Seymour Majors Tournament.
Highlights of the tournament:
- 12-10 win against Forest Hills Delaney’s, coming back from a 5-10 deficit.
- 9-8 win against Mt. Seymour Twins, with a grand slam by Brandon Bourke and Brandon Kingsbury striking out the final batter with the bases loaded.
- 2-11 loss against Little Mountain, with Justin Maunahan pitching 6 innings with only 4 runs.
- 2-3 loss against North Van Central Royals placing the Yankees 4th in the tournament. Hits were hard to come by, and Brandon Bourke had a home run. Patrick Mansobre pitched 6 innings holding off the Royals to the bottom of the 6th.
South Vancouver was the only team to earn medals in all 4 skills competitions!
- Oscar Haley 2nd place in base running.
- Justin Maunahan, Brandon Kingsbury, Jerome Hatud, and Michael Balshaw 2nd place in the throwing relay.
- Patrick Mansobre 2nd place and Anthony Bartel 3rd place in pitching accuracy.
- Brandon Bourke 2nd place in the home run derby.
South Vancouver Little League and Hastings Little league joined to form the Bears team and play in the 2009 Trout Lake Rookies Tournament.
Congratulations to the Bears winning the championship game 8-2 over Hastings.
2009 Don Sheard Majors Tournament was held at Trout Lake between March 28-31, 2009
|Game 3||March 28|| South Vancouver|| Little Mountain|
|Game 8||March 29|| Trout Lake Angels|| South Vancouver|
Congratulations to the Trout Lake Blue Jays who won the tournament.