North Peace Minor Baseball crowns 2018 season champions

first_imgFORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The North Peace Minor Baseball season wrapped up Thursday night with three championship games at Kin Park.Pimm’s Production won the Mosquito division, Hard Edge Sports took the Peewee championship, and HSE Integrated won the Bantam division.Pimm’s Production didn’t have much trouble in their championship game as they played strong to win the game.- Advertisement –Mosquito winner Pimm’s Production. Photo by North Peace Minor Baseball.The Peewee final was a very close game which saw excellent defence from each side. The final score was 7-6 for Hard Edge over Raven Oilfield.Peewee Champs Hard Edge. Photo by North Peace Minor Baseball.Advertisement Tournament underdogs HSE Integrated were down three runs in the last inning but came back to take the game 13-11 over CIBC. Tyler MacArthur was a standout from the evening pitching a complete game.last_img read more

Nairobi to host County Assemblies Games

first_img0Shares0000Nairobi County Speaker Beatrice ElachiNAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 2 – Nairobi County has been handed the rights to host the inaugural County Assemblies Sports Association (CASA) scheduled to take place August 26-September 1 in various venues across the capital city.This is the first time after the assemblies broke away from the Kenya Inter Counties Sports Cultural Association (KICOSCA) that brings together County Government and Assemblies due to separation of powers as legislatures. A budget of Sh22 million has been set aside for preparations of the games with Nairobi Speaker Beatrice Elachi handed over hosting rights for the games that will bring together 17 disciplines among them soccer, Volleyball, Netball, Athletics, Basketball among others.“Soccer just like just concluded FIFA World Cup bring people together let us embrace peace and harmony and come out compete but shake hands after win or defeat, that will be greater way of interacting with all Counties all as a family’s,” Elachi said.Ten venues among them the Moi International Sports Center Kasarani where the opening and closing ceremony will take place, will host the competitions.Others venues are Barclays Plaza, KCB Ground , KCA University, Camp Toyoyo, City Stadium and Ruaraka Stadium.Over 2,000 participants are expected in Nairobi City for the two-week action-packed event with the Nairobi County football team upping preparation for the games and are expected to challenge for Soccer and Volleyball titles.KICOSCA games move to Kisii County with Gusii Stadium ready to host all County Government side games.-By Jemimah Mueni- 0Shares0000(Visited 14 times, 1 visits today)last_img read more