CORNWALL, Ontario – Cornwall’s senior boys team the Cornwall Royals played some tight baseball during the provincial tournament held in Cornwall at Legion Ball Park from July 3 to July 5.
Cornwall faced off against four other Ontario teams.
Going into the finals of the tournament, the Cornwall Royals had not lost a single game.
The Provincial Championship game against the Orleans Red Sox was a close fight, but Orleans squeaked out a victory against the hometown team 4-3.
The Orleans Red Sox will now go to the Boys Seniors national tournament in Calgary, AB.
Here is the full list of results from the tournament:
July 3 Orleans Red Sox 9 over East Nepean Eagles 4
July 3 Mississippi Whitecaps 14 over Windsor West 4
July 4 East Nepean Eagles 21 over Windsor West 0
July 4 Cornwall Royals 8 over Orleans Red Sox 7
July 5 Mississippi Whitecaps 16 over Orleans Red Sox 6
July 5 Cornwall Royals 14 over East Nepean Eagles 7
July 6 Cornwall Royals 13 over Mississippi Whitecaps 1
July 6 Orleans Red Sox 12 over Windsor West 2
July 7 Cornwall Royals 8 over Windsor West 6
July 7 East Nepean Eagles 8 over Mississippi Whitecaps 3
Semi-Final July 8 Orleans Red Sox 2 over East Nepean Eagles 0
Final July 9 Orleans Red Sox 4 over Cornwall Royals 3