Major Peewee Diamonds Capture Home Tourney Title
Facing the Corunna Giants in the championship game Connor Goldsmith pitched an amazing 5 1/3 innings, striking out 12, while allowing only 2 hits, as the Diamonds chopped down the Giants 8-2 for the tournament win.
Colton Shoemaker went 2-for-3 at the plate in the final, hitting a single and a double, collecting 4 RBIs. Shoemaker’s double was a bases loaded bash that busted open the game.
Spencer Marcus also went 2-for-3, while Grant Spence was 2-for-4 in the win.
To open the tournament, Chatham destroyed LaSalle 15-3. Connor Goldsmith had 2 triples and 3 RBIs, while Shoemaker had 1 single, 2 walks, and 4 RBIs.
In their second game, the Major Peewee Chatham Diamonds continued their dominance, defeating Kitchener 18-3. Goldsmith again dominated at the plate, this time going 4-for-4, on four singles, bring in four runs. Grant Spence was 3-for-4 with a double, 2 singles, and 3 RBIs, while Spencer Marcus also went 3-for-4 collectng a double, 2 singles, and 2 BRIs. All 12 Chatham Diamonds players had at least 1 hit in the win.
Facing the Brantford RedSox in their final game before the championship, the Major Peewee Chatham Diamonds continued their run, defeating Brantford 11-1. Ty Lucio, Ethan Paxton, and Ethan Lutz split the pitching duties, while Colton Shoemaker went 3-for-3 at the plate, and Lucio and Lutz each went a perfect 2-for-2.