What a weekend of baseball across PEI – Provincial Champions named at 15U “AAA,” 13U “AAA,” 15U “A” and 13U “A,” and the teams advancing to semifinals were determined at 15U “AA,” 13U “AA” and 11U “AA.”
At MacRae Field in Charlottetown, the Summerside Chevys went 3-0 in the round-robin and defeated the Mid-Isle Mustangs (who were 2-1 in the round-robin) 4-1 in the final to capture the Tanner Craswell Memorial Trophy as 2019 Baseball PEI Provincial 15U “AAA” Championship on Sunday, 1 September. The Chevys will represent PEI at the Baseball Atlantic 15U “AAA” Championships in Miramichi, NB from 13 – 15 September 2019.
On Sunday, 1 September, the Capital District Islanders captured the Mitch MacLean Memorial Trophy as Baseball PEI Provincial 13U “AAA” Champions, defeating the Summerside Chevys 24-11 in the final of the 2019 Provincial 13U “AAA” Championship at VIV Field, Summerside. Capital District finished the round-robin 2-1, defeated Eastern in the semifinal, and then took on Summerside (who went 3-0 in the round-robin) in the final. Both teams will represent PEI at the Baseball Canada National Atlantic 13U Championships in Dartmouth, NS from 12 – 15 September 2019.
At the TFC Complex in Cornwall on Sunday, 1 September, the Cardigan Clippers captured the 2019 Provincial 15U “A” Championship while Summerside Chevys Laughlin won the 2019 Provincial 13U “A” Championship. Cardigan defeated the Northside Cubs 1-0 in eight innings to win the semifinal and then went on to defeat Kensington Crusaders 4-3 in the final (Kensington defeated the Cornwall Cougars in the other 15U “A” semifinal). Meanwhile, Summerside Laughlin defeated Summerside Day in the 13U “A” semifinal 6-1, and then defeated the Western Mariners – who beat the Bedeque Blue Jackets in the other 13U “A” semifinal – in the final 7-2.
As for the round-robins and quarterfinals at the 15U “AA,” 13U “AA” and 11U “AA”, in Cardigan and Peakes, Cardigan, Charlottetown/Sherwood, Stratford and Bedeque advanced to the Provincial 15U “AA” Championships semifinals this weekend in Summerside. In Charlottetown, Stratford #1, Western, Charlottetown/Sherwood and Summerside advanced to the Provincial 13U “AA” Championships in Summerside, while in Kensington and Bedeque, Cornwall #1, Cornwall #2, Stratford and Western advance to the semifinals of the Provincial 11U “AA” Championships in Summerside.
For results, scores, pitch counts and et cetera, check out https://www.facebook.com/Baseball-PEI-Provincial-Championships-916188461898530/?modal=admin_todo_tour. Schedules for the “AA” semifinals and final can be found at this page as well.