KMBA Round Up June 17/18

By Sean Wandler
June 19, 2017 - 8:41am Updated: June 19, 2017 - 11:07am

Mosquito Playoffs Underway

Round robin play, also known as 'Super Saturday', has conclude for the 11u Mosquito Playoffs afer each of the 9 teams played 2 games. Teams are now seededto play for the Mosquito Cup in both the Gold and Silver brackets.

The Fireballs take top Seed in the Gold Championship bracket going 2-0 on the strength of Dominic Brunette’s offensive power. Brunette led the Fireballs on the day going 4/4 with 2 triples, a double, single, and 2 walks.

The Rake City Red Sox are the top seed for the Silver Championship. Leading the way for the Red Sox was Jacob Petrie, going 4/4 with 4 singles and 5 runs scored.

Gold and Silver Championship games are schedule for June 22

PW RiverDogs Team #1

The Kamloops Peewee T1 Riverdogs had their league playoffs this weekend, and finished their season off by winning the GOLD medal.

The Riverdogs T1 team had a very successful spring season, winning the River City Classic Tournament, and the League Tournament this weekend. They ended their season with only one loss and one tie, winning the rest of their games. All 12 of the boys contributed to every win, with a positive attitude, having fun while doing it.

They played well all weekend, with the final game keeping everyone on their toes. Penticton tied it up in the 6th inning, and the game went into extra innings. Kamloops played a great game, and ended the game in the bottom of the 10th with a big win.

Game #1

Comba 3 - 1 Riverdogs - 11

Graem Bradley - 4 innings, 1 run, 4 hits, 5 walks and 5 K’s and the MVP for the game
Nick Liu - 1 2/3 inning - no hits, 1 walk and 2 K’s

Parker Robertson - 2 singles, 1 stolen base and 1run and 1 RBI
Nolan Foster - 1 hit, 1 run, 1 stolen base and 1 RBI
Rollin Sanderson - 2 hits, 2 runs, a stolen base and 1 RBI

Game #2

Vernon - 5 Riverdogs - 14
Jack Kennedy 1 inning , 5 hits, 5 runs and 3 walks
Matthew MacDonald - 2 innings, 1 hits, no runs, 2 walks and 2 K’s
Gabe Wingerak - 1 inning, no runs or hits, 3 k’s
Layne Cleveland -Nilsen - 1 inning, no hits or runs, 1 k

At the plate:
Jack Kennedy - 2 singles, 2 runs, a stolen base and an RBI
Matthew MacDonald - 2 singles, a run, and 2 RBI’s
Blair Dominchelli - a single, a run and a stolen base and MVP for the game
Nolan Foster - 3 singles, 2 runs, 2 stolen bases and an RBI

Game #3 - Semi finals against the other Kamloops team

Kamloops Riverdogs T1 - 11 Kamloops Riverdogs T2 - 1

Matthew MacDonald - 2 innings, 1 hit, no runs, with 2 walks
Rollin Sanderson - 2 2/3 innings, 2 hits, 1 run, and 3 k’s
Nick Liu - 1/3 inning -with no hits and no runs

At the plate
Rollin Sanderson - a triple, 2 singles, 1 run, 1 stolen base and an RBI
Zach Denis - a triple, a walk, 2 runs, and 2 RBI’s
Matthew MacDonald - 2 doubles, and an RBI plus MVP for the game

Final Gold Medal Game

Riverdogs 7 - Penticton - 6

Gabe Wingerak - 4 innings, 5 hits, 1 run, 2 walks and 5 K’s
Matthew MacDonald - 2/3 of an inning, 3 hits, 5 runs, 3 walks and 1 K
Nick Liu came in for the 6th inning and pitched 5 innings, going into extra innings until the bottom of the 10th. He pitched the game of his life, to take the Riverdogs to gold. 4 hits, no runs, 2 walks and 5 k’s .

Nick was stellar at the plate with 2 singles, a double, 2 runs and a stolen base. No surprise to anyone that Nick was MVP.
Layne Cleveland Nilsen - 2 singles, an RBI and 3 stolen bases
Hayden Dolley - 2 singles, a stolen base and an RBI

PW Interlock #2

The Kamloops River Dogs Team 2 placed fourth in the weekend playoffs in Penticton.
The Dogs came out fast and furious winning first 2 games. They lost the next 2 games and finished with a decent fourth place finish.

Game 1 – 11 to 1 win over Vernon
· Dayton McKelvey, David Browning and Jaden Huffman all had 2 RBIs.
· Ryan Petrie had a double and an RBI.
· Great Pitching by Mitch Landry who was named MVP of the first game

Game 2 – 12 to 8 win over Comba 3
· RBIs by David Browning, Tyler Dhaliwal, Layne Waugh, Issa Daiou, Dreyden Bhe, Ryan Petrie
· Dayton McKelvey with a double and 2 RBI
· Many Recchi with a double and 4 RBI
· Great Pitching by Layne Waugh
· Ryan Petrie was MVP of Game 2

Game 3 – 12 to 1 loss against Kamloops Team 1
· Dayton McKelvey with the solo run, also named MVP of Game 3

Game 4 – 11-6 loss against Vernon
· Mitch Landry with a double
· Manny Recchi with a double and a1RBI
· Great pitching by Mitch Landry
· David Browning MVP of Game 4

Midget AAA RiverDogs

The Kal Tire Midget RiverDogs split their games against Chilliwack on Sunday.

Game 1

Kamloops 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
Chilliwack 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 1

Game 1 was a pitching duel that went 9 innings. Starting pitcher Jared Pringle had a perfect game going into the 6th inning before he allowed his 1st baserunner with one out. Pringle only gave up 2 hits over 7 shutout innings with 6K's.
Tallis McLeod came in relief giving up 1 run on 2 hits over 1 2/3 inning with one walk and one K.

At the plate:

Rhys McKenzie, Bailey English and Jordan Calibaba had the 3 Dogs hits.

Game 2

Kamloops 6 0 0 0 0 1 3 10 8 5
Chilliwack 1 2 0 2 3 0 0 8 5 3

Christian McCauley 4 innings, 5 runs, 3 hits, 4 walks, 2K's
Jordan Calibaba 3 runs, 1 hit, 3 walks
Dylan Kooistra 3 innings, no runs, 1 hit, 1K

At the plate:
Rhys McKenzie 2 doubles, walk, RBI, run
Brendan Mucha 2 singles, 2 RBI, run
Tallis McLeod single, double, 2RBI, run