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2010 13U (National Pee-Wee Western) ChampionshipsDates TBA   Brandon, Manitoba

National Championships: Playoffs Underway
August 22, 2010

The round-robin concluded at the Peewee Western championship in Brandon, Manitoba which also saw three placement games played.

In the 5th place game, Winnipeg South pounded Spruce Grove 16-6. Luxon Glor (Winnipeg, MB) went 2-for-3 with 4 runs scored. Riley Poole (Winnipeg, MB) went 2-for-3 with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.

Mid West crushed the Saskatoon Blue Jays 12-2 to claim 7th place. Brody Burnett (Binscarth, MB) was stellar on the mound tossing 5 innings, allowing 2 runs (1 earned), 2 hits, 2 walks while striking out 5. Ashton Anderson (Rivers, MB) went 4-for-4 with 2 RBI and 2 runs scored. Ryley Zimmer (Russell, MB), Joben Smith (Foxwarren, MB) and Burnett drove in two runs each.

In the 9th place game, Edmonton used an 11 run 7th inning to blow-out Regina 16-6. Kurt Meeberg (Edmonton, AB) and Craig Hole (Edmonton, AB) had 3 hits and 3 RBI each for the Cardinals. Troy Murray (White City, SK) went 3-for-4 with 2 runs scored while John Lerach (Emerald Park, SK) had 2 hits and 2 RBI for Regina.

Other scores from round-robin play were: Winnipeg South beating the Saskatoon Blue Jays 7-0, Mid West handled Regina 19-0, Abbotsford edged Edmonton 4-3 and Ridge Meadows got by Spruce Grove 11-7.

Semi-finals scheduled for the final day of the tournament include: the Saskatoon Braves facing-off against the host Brandon club and Abbotsford taking on Ridge Meadows in a battle of BC teams.