Caps crowned mosquito AAA champs

Grand Falls-Windsor takes AA title; Conception Bay win A division

Published on August 16, 2010
Corner Brook Barons second-baseman Daniel O'Neill swings and misses a pitch as it goes into the mitt of St. John's Capitals catcher Ian Smallwood during their in their Aquafina provincial mosquito AAA baseball provincial championships round robin game Saturday at Wedgewood Park in St. John’s. In our cover image, Capitals left-fielder Kyle McGrath slides safely into second base on a stolen base as the Corner Brook Barons short-stop Andrew Burden waits the throw Looking on is the right-fielder Michael White. The Caps won the game 18-4 and defeated Mount Pearl in the championship game Sunday. — Photos by Joe Gibbons/The Telegram

St. John’s Capitals edged Mount Pearl Blazers 8-6 Sunday afternoon in St. John’s to win the Aquafina Provincial Mosquito AAA (11 and under) baseball championship. St. John’s came from behind a 4-0 first-inning deficit for the win.

Nick Curran and Stephen Crooks of Mount Pearl were the game’s top batters with two hits each.

St. John’s had a 4-0 win-loss, round-robin record. Mount Pearl and Corner Brook had 1-3 records.

Individual awards

Top Batter: Nick Curran, Mount Pearl

Top Pitcher: Philip Edwards, St. John’s

MVP: Joel Abbott, St. John’s

Best Defensive: Nick French, Mount Pearl

Most Spirited: Josh King, Corner Brook

Round robin scores:


Corner Brook 5, Mount Pearl 16

St. John’s 8, Mount Pearl 6


Mount Pearl 13, Corner Brook 16

Mount Pearl 7, St. John’s 22

St. John's 18, Corner Brook 4


St. John's 13, Mount Pearl 7

Corner Brook 3, St. John’s 16

Mosquito AA

(Grand Falls-Windsor)

Championship game

Grand Falls-Windsor Tech Braves 15, Gander Pilots 10

TB: Braves — Tyler Anthony, 3 hits

Tournament awards:

Top Batter: Adam Dawe, Gander

Top Pitcher: Adam Dawe, Gander

MVP: Mark Janes, Grand Falls-Windsor

Best Defensive: Mark Janes, Grand Falls-Windsor

Most Spirited: Noelle Drover, Upper Island Cove

Round robin scores:


Grand Falls-Windsor 14, Upper Island Cove 2

St. John’s 7, Gander 14

Gander 10, Spaniard’s Bay 4


Grand Falls-Windsor 7, Spaniard’s Bay 6

Paradise 3, St. John’s 15

Upper Island Cove 19, Paradise 9

Spaniard’s Bay 11, Upper Island Cove 12

Paradise 10, Gander 13


Gander 5, Grand Falls-Windsor 6

St. John's 12, Upper Island Cove 2

Mosquito A

(Corner Brook)

Championship game

Conception Bay Kiwanis 5, Pasadena Pirates 4

WP: Aaron Peach; TB: Nathan Tucker, Kiwanis (2 home runs)

Tournament awards:

Top Batter:  Noah Mugford, Pasadena

Top Pitcher: Aaron Peach, Conception Bay South

MVP: Nathan Tucker, Conception Bay South

Best Defensive: Aaron Pilgrim, Corner Brook

Most Spirited: Josh Mercer, Upper Island Cove

Round robin scores:


Pasadena 5, Corner Brook 4

Conception Bay South 11, Grand Falls-Windsor 8


Conception Bay South 16, Mount Pearl 18

Grand Falls-Windsor 20, Corner Brook 4

Conception Bay South 16, Upper Island Cove 3

Corner Brook 14, Upper Island Cove 13

Mount Pearl 9, Grand Falls-Windsor 10


Pasadena 17 vs. Corner Brook 12

Grand Falls-Windsor  7, Pasadena 14

Upper Island Cove 13, Mount Pearl 11