Port Lambton U15 Pirates Capture the OBA “B” Championship, News (Port Lambton Pirates)

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Sep 05, 2021 | BantamOBA2021 | 2375 views
Port Lambton U15 Pirates Capture the OBA “B” Championship
The Pirates advanced to the Championship round with Leamington and Welland to crown an OBA B champion. The Pirates had a successful weekend August 28th and 29th in Welland defeating Welland in all three games advancing to a championship series with the Leamington Lakers. 

Game 1 on Thursday September 2nd at home in Port Lambton was a tough loss for the Pirates falling 7-2 to the undefeated Lakers. The boys started their uphill battle Friday night in Chatham under the lights with a convincing 10-2 win over the Lakers. Game 3 in Leamington at 3pm was a true Championship final with the winner take all situation. The talented Laker team took a 6-4 lead into the bottom of the 7th inning. However, the resilient Pirates rallied for 3 runs with two clutch hits, one to tie and the other to walk-off for the Championship.

The U15 Pirates want to thank the local communities for the support they received during their championship run. Thank you to our sponsors: UA 663, St.Clair 425, Bartech, Sombra Optimist, CF Industries.

Congratulations to the players and coaching staff for an unforgettable season!!

Team Photo

Back Row L-R: Mark Grealis (Coach), Bill Bunda (Head Coach), Jack Martin, Ryan Bowen, Luke Chickowski, Lucas Laprise, Gavin Meriano, Jack Countryman, Tom Blundy, Vinny Hunter, Nash Lane, Garet Vandendool, Chase Belland

Front Row L-R: Larry Laprise (Coach), Nash Grealis, Geremia Nappi, Drew Bunda, Al Bezaire (Coach), Hudson Burgess (Bat Boy)

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