Devils Team Photo Jeff Morrison (ISN)
By Lisa Parkes
Victoria, BC – August 9, 2015 – The U14 Girls Fast Pitch Canadian Championship Jamboree at Helmcken Park in View Royal wrapped up today.
Devils catcher Photo Jeff Morrison (ISN)
The two host teams, the Victoria Fastball Club Devils 2001 and 2002 teams won bronze medals in Cup and Plate Divisions respectively.
Gold Medal Winners Surrey Storm Photo Jeff Morrison (ISN)
In the Cup Division, the 2001 Devils lost a heartbreaker to the Delta Heat 10-7 and as a result the gold medal game played out between the Surrey Storm and the Delta Heat. Both teams played incredible defence, ending up tied 1-1 after the regulation 7 innings and forcing extra innings. In the end the Surrey Storm won the gold medal after bringing in a run in the bottom of the 9th inning.
Surrey Storm Pitcher Photo Jeff Morrison (ISN)
In the Plate Division, the 2002 Devils lost a tough game against the Tri-City Titans, resulting in a bronze medal for the Devils, with the Titans going on to win the gold medal game against the White Rock Renegades, 10-5.
Delta Heat Photo Jeff Morrison (ISN)
The Victoria Fastball Club offers a huge congratulations to all the girls that took part in the event, putting on an amazing display of fastball, and offers a sincere thanks to all of the volunteers and officals for making the event an incredible success. The Club is very proud of both of its U14 teams for winning bronze medals, and also notes that all 3 medaling teams in both divisions were from BC.