The Fort Garry U14C Girls softball team won the Southwest Winnipeg Youth Softball Association Division Championship, defeating Varsity View in two straight games June 22. They were to move onto provincials, but their journey ended prematurely as the team lacked numbers for the provincial tournament, which ran July 5 to 7.
Back row, from left to right: Kiara Malcolm, Kelsey Tishinski, Camryn Delnea, Meagan Klassen, Sydney Friesen, and Kennedy Selley.
Front row: Rachel Wagner, Lorraine McMurray, Mackenzie Eisbrenner, Leah Single, and Delaney Jost.
The Tuxedo Lightning U12 B girls softball team won the gold medal against Fort Garry on June 25. They went on to provincials from July 5 to 7 and finished fifth against 15 other teams, and ahead of all other Winnipeg teams playing in the tournament.
Back row, from left to right: Fred Matsubara (assistant coach), Kevin Barteaux (coach), Dave Harms (assistant coach), and Brian Clarke (assistant coach).
Middle row: Vanessa Matsubara, Missy Barteaux, Sophie Harms, Sarah Nelson, Chloe Gawne, and Juliana Roe.
Front row: Alexis Friesen, Sara Bernardin, Alyssa Watson, Shayla Beilefeld-Naylor, Claire Signatovich, Abby Clarke, and Damon Barteaux (bat boy).