Golden Horseshoe Fastball League Playoff Tournament

September 8, 2008

Niagara Falls, Ontario

Niagara Falls, Ontario
Golden Horseshoe Fastball LeaguePlayoff Tournament

Rain played havoc with the GHFL playoff tournament for the second year in a row as torrential downpours scuttled three of the four quarter-final games on Sunday after much of Saturday was played in a drizzle. Make-up games will be scheduled for this week. Watch for updates.

2008 GHFLAwards Ceremony
MVPScott Young, Niagara Snappers
TopPitcher Tom Berube, Niagara Falls Dawgs
RussDekker Memorial Defensive Player Phil John, Niagara Falls Fury
JanetGreatrix Memorial Dedication Award Herb Beckman, Niagara FallsFury

Special Recognition:
Waterdown Hammer, 2nd at the ISC II Tournament of Champions
John Kemp, Hammer, ToC Leading Hitter and All-Tournament Team
Neil Curtis, Hammer, ToC All-Tournament Team
Niagara Snappers, Most Sportsmanlike Team, ISC World Tournament

The GHFL thanks Peter Kluszczynski for assembling his annual all-star blue crew for the tournament and the Bramalea Central Fairbanks Lumberjacks for their participation. Thanks also to the Niagara Falls group for organizing the tournament and to Storm's Deli for food services.

Friday September5
Due to rain, both games moved to Saturday.

Saturday September 6
9 am D1 Rush 0 atDawgs 1
9 am D2 Knights 4 at Hawks 6
9 am D3 RHCP 6 at Snappers 13
9 am D4 Lumberjacks 2 atArrows 6

11 am D1 Target 3 at Hammer 3
11 am D2 Razorbacks 1 atFury 4
11 am D3 RHCP 0 at Arrows 2

1 pm D1 Rush 0 at Hawks7
1 pm D2 Knights 0 at Dawgs 3
1 pm D3 Lumberjacks 0 atSnappers 7

3 pm D1 Fury 10 at Hammer 0
3 pm D2 Arrows 2 atSnappers 9
3 pm D3 Razorbacks 5 at Target 4

5 pm D1 Hawks 8at Dawgs 1
5 pm D2 Lumberjacks 3 at RHCP 0
5 pm D3 Knights 2 atRush 0

7 pm D1 Razorbacks 6 at Hammer 0
9 pm D1 Target 2 atFury 5

Sunday September 7
9 am D1 A4 Razorbacks vsA5 Dawgs – Dawgs win
9 am D2 B2 Target vs B3 Rush – Targetwins
9 am D3 B1 Hammer vs B4 RHCP – Hammer wins

11 am D1A1 Fury vs A8 Lumberjacks
11 am D2 A2 Hawks vs A7 Knights
11 amD3 A3 Snappers vs A6 Arrows
Allgames rained out – to be played during week of September 8

Final – Target & Hammer declared co-winners
A Semi 1 - tba
Semi 2 - tba
A Final - tba

Blair Setford