Despatch RedSox baseball best in Metro

2016-01-14 06:00
<RedSox Baseball Club trophy winners (back from left)  Morné Minnie (catcher of the day), Dylan le Roux (pitcher of the day), Carlo Brink (most improved player), Rudie Dixon (most valuable player) and Dylan Oliphant (most spirited player). In front a

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Despatch RedSox Amateur Baseball Club took the title at champions of 2015 after beating Gelvan Athletics Baseball Club in the final of the metro championship.

Dylan le Roux, SA junior player and member of RedSox, was nominated as the pitcher of the tournament with Rudi Dixon as the most valuable player for exceptional play and batting on the day. Young incumbent, Dylan Oliphant, was named the most progressed player with the most spirited player being Carlo Brink of Gelvan A.

The best master player of the day was Haydon Prince, who showed there is nothing better than hitting the ball in the sweet spot.

This Saturday, Pirates will take on RedSox on their home ground in Lower Market Street in Uitenhage at 16:00.

The following games will be on Saturday, January 23rd with action starting at 16:00 at VW PeoplePavilion when RedSox play against VW Baseball Club. On January 30th, the Gelvan Athletics Baseball and Softball Tournament will be played at Gelvan Sports Fields.

  • For more information regarding baseball in the Nelson Mandela Metropole contact Terrence Gouws on 082 875 7180.

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