Eastern Ontario Fastball Blog

A blog dedicated to news about the Greater Ottawa Fastball League and other happenings in the world of fastball / fastpitch softball in eastern Ontario and western Quebec, with occasional stories featuring Mrs Fitzroy Fastball, Fitzroy Fastball Junior and the Caveman. If you have info to send on, send me an email at fastball[at]fitzroyharbour.com. Follow @fitzroyfastball on Twitter.

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Tuesday, October 11, 2005

Team Easton 2005 GOFL champions

Team Easton (photo) represented the GOFL very well all year, especially in the Eastern Ontario Regional Final. Members of the GOFL champions for 2005 are: Kevin Chevrier (captain), John Peck, Randy Peck, Dan Konkle, Todd Fraser, Al Read, Darrell Warren, Dave Tubman, Cory Morrison, Kyle Olson, Adam Seabrook, Bill Gerber and Scott Garrod.

Saturday, October 08, 2005

Micksburg wins the eastern Ontario Regional Final

Congratulations to the Micksburg Twins who won the Regional Final play off series. Team Easton won Game 2 on October 7 in Micksburg by a score of 4-0, setting up the Game 3 “mini-game” immediately following, which turned into an eight inning battle. Corey Costello hit a solo walk-off home run to win the final game by a score of 1-0. See the story for the complete details.

Friday, October 07, 2005

Micksburg receives UOVMFL trophy

Jerry McIntyre of Micksburg receives the league playoff trophy from Ron Laronde in photo from the Pembroke Daily Observer. The Pontiac Equity has also provided fastball coverage all year and here is the year-end wrapup.

Wednesday, October 05, 2005

Costello leades Micksburg in Game 1 of Regional Finals

Micksburg won game one of the Regional Finals by a score of 4-0 over Team Easton in Stittsville. The game was played under beautiful conditions in front of a decent crowd, which included several members of the Ottawa U GeeGees Women’s Fastball team. Corey Costello was the winning pitcher throwing a no hitter, facing only 22 batters. The only Easton runner, Kevin Chevrier, reached on an error in the fourth. Costello also drove in two runs, including a solo HR. Dan Konkle took the loss, but only allowed five hits. Full details available here. Game two will be played Friday night October 7th at 8PM in Micksburg. If the weather cooperates, a large crowd is expected on hand.

Monday, October 03, 2005

"Pontiac Royals" to compete in 2006

Campbell’s Bay Royals have announced that they will be known as the Pontiac Royals for the 2006 season, and will be playing home games in various locations across Pontiac County in west Quebec, including the towns of Bryson, Chapeau and Quyon. Manager Tim Ferrigan has issued a team report and a team photo.