Tournament 8-14-11

Due to inclement weather and the dropping out of one team, the Tournament Schedule was revised. Games were played at 11am, 12:45pm, and 2:45pm.

11am:

Simsbury 4, Vernon 3
Suffield 9, West Hartford 3

Canton 16, Somers 0 – (3 ½ innings) The League would like to thank all the players from the Somers team, who only were able to bring 8 players, but played with a lot of spirit.

Somers pitcher Kacey struck out 3. Lindsey Erickson got the win for Canton with a shut out and 2 strike outs. Canton had 4 triples (Lindsey Johnson, Kay Van Deveire, Mo Gauthier and Sarah Lippincott) 7 doubles (1 for Nicole Batan, 2 each for Jillian Ortega, Katy Van Deveire and Breann Joyce).

12:45am:

Simsbury 4, Enfield 0

Canton 1, Suffield 0 – (6 innings) Michele Niejadlik scored Canton’s only run in the first inning on a sacrifice fly by Jillian Ortega. Angie Moskwa pitched well for Suffield striking out 3. Danielle (Diego) Leone pitched the entire game for Canton striking out 6. This was a very close game. There were several innings that each team had more than one runner on but they just couldn’t score.

2:45pm (Championship Game):

Canton 9, Simsbury 1 – (5 innings) Simsbury’s Jen scored the only run for Simsbury in the 1st inning. Simsbury split the pitching duties between Molly, Brooke and Christine combining to strike out 8. Canton’s Nicole Batan had a 2RBI double in the 4th inning. Jillian Ortega went 2-3 with a single and a 3 RBI homerun in the 3th inning. Lindsey Johnson had an RBI double in the first inning. Breann Joyce went 2-3 with a triple, single and scored once. Katy VanDeveire also had a triple with an RBI. Danielle (Diego) Leone pitched the entire game for Canton striking out 5.