Gosse ties Crocker's senior softball pitching win record

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Ward Gosse is tied with Ross Crocker for the all-time lead in Molson St. John’s senior softball league wins after collecting his 177th on Thursday night at Lions Park.

Claire Dobbin (left) of the Slayers moves the ball towards the opposition net while being pursued Ashley Hemmings of the Blue Thunder during the opening game of the Molson provincial senior women’s soccer championship tournament at the King George V Park in St. John’s on Thursday night. The Slayers won 3-1.

Gosse (5IP, 2R, 2H, 1W) struck out nine as the NTV Hitmen defeated the Kelly’s Pub Junior Canadians 17-2. The game was called after five innings on the league’s seven-run mercy rule.

Fergus Griffiths hit a grand slam, Jamie Peddle scored three times and drove in three runs  and Sheldon Keough had two RBI.

Nick Pittman (3IP, 12R, 8H, 10W, 1K) started and took the loss for the Junior Canadians. Eric Healey (2IP, 5R, 4H, 1W, 2K) tossed in relief.

Kelly's Pub Molson Bulldogs 8, The Bigs 4

Sean Cleary (7IP, 4R, 6H, 1W) fanned 14 and Mark Lewis hit a pair of solo home runs for the league-leading Bulldogs.

Donny King (6IP, 6R, 7H, 1W, 2K) took the loss with Mark Power (1IP, 2R, 3H, 1W, 3K) relieving him.

Craig Edmunds hit a two-run double for The Bigs.



Team    GP    W    L    Pts

Bulldogs    18    15    3    30

3Cheers Pub    18    12    6    24

Hitmen    19    10    9    20

The Bigs    19    7    11    14

Jr. Canadians    15    0    15    0


Upcoming Games

Sunday at Lions Park

1 p.m., Bulldogs vs. 3Cheers Pub Bud Light

3 p.m., The Bigs vs. Junior Canadians



Coors Light St. John’s  Ladies’ Fastpitch League


Team    GP    W    L    Pts

Angels    11    8    3    16

Diamonds    12    6    6    12

Dream Kitchens    12    4    8    8


All Games at Wyatt Park

Thursday’s Result

Roebothan, McKay, and Marshall Diamonds 11, Dream Kitchens (5 innings)

WP: Sami Kennedy (4IP, 24AB, 3H, 10K, 3BB)

LP: Brittany McCarthy (2IP, 16AB, 5H, 5BB, 1HP)

TB: Diamonds — Rebecca Byrne (2R), Kaitlyn Harris (3R), Sami Kennedy (2R, 2H)


Next Games

Monday, Aug. 4

Diamonds vs. Angels


Provincial senior women’s tournament underway at KGV

Jane Bard scored all of her team’s goals to lead the Slayers to a 3-1 win over the Blue Thunder in the opening game of the Molson provincial senior ladies soccer championship at King George V Park in St. John’s Thursday evening.

Cassy Young had the lone goal for Blue Thunder.

In Thursday’s other game at KGV, Bowringer downed Paradise/Keyin College 6-1, with Jennifer Gillingham scoring twice for the winners.

Raeleen Baggs, Deanne Costello, Pam Reid and Carthy Woodman had the other goals for Bowringer. jessica Edstrow replied for Paradise.

There are two games today in the six-team tourney as Bull & Barrel takes on Blue Thunder at 6:45 p.m., while Mount Pearl faces Paradise/Keyin College at 8:30 p.m. All games in the tourney, which wraps up Sunday, are at KGV.



Breen’s Jubilee Trophy Women’s League


Team    GP    W    L    T    Pts

Kirby United    15    14    0    1    43

Feildians    15    5    7    3    18

Mount Pearl    14    3    7    4    13

Mount Pearl U18    10    0    8    2    2

Mount Pearl U16    2    0    0    2    2

St. John’s U16    0    0    0    0    0


Leading scorers

Player, Team    Goals

Malorie Harris, Kirby U    25

Connie Lewis, Kirby U    24

Hannah Rivkin, Feildians     14

Jane Pope, Kirby U    11


Thursday’s Results

At Feildian Grounds

6 p.m., Mount Pearl U16 at Feildians

At Smallwood Park

8:45 p.m., Mount Pearl Electronic Centre Molsons at Mount Pearl U18


Upcoming Games

Thursday, Aug. 7

8:45 p.m., at Smallwood Park

Mount Pearl Molson Electronic Centre vs. Kirby United







St. John’s Molson Intermediate League


Team    GP    W    L    GB

Shamrocks    10    8    2    -

Feildians    6    4    2    2

Storm    7    4    3    2.5

Knights    6    2    4    4

Gonzaga    7    2    5    4.5

Holy Cross    10    3    7    5


All Games at Smallwood Field

Thursday’s Results

• Shamrocks 3, Gonzaga 2

WP: Ryan Dooley (7IP, 2R, 9H, 1W, 5K)

LP: Jan Dolezalek (7IP, 3R, 6H, 4W, 7K)

TB: Shamrocks — John Simms (2RBI single); Gonzaga — Dan Lopez and Greg Pittman (2-3)

• Storm 8, Holy Cross 7 (8 innings)

RP/WP: Zach Snook (1.1IP, 0R, 1H, 1W, 2K)

SP: Steve Trickett (6.2IP, 7R, 4H, 5W, 4K)

RP/LP: Kevin Cashin (3.2IP, 2R, 4H, 0W, 3K)

SP: Peter Walker (3.2IP, 6R, 8H, 4W, 4K)

TB: Storm — Cody Hayden and Matt Lush (2-3); Gonzaga — NA



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