Royals minor bantam As win tourney opener

GUELPH – The Guelph Royals opened their own Guelph Minor Baseball Association Rival Series minor bantam A tournament at the Larry Pearson Baseball Complex with a win Friday night.

The Royals downed Vaughan 4-1 in one of the tournament openers.

Details were not available.

The locals were to complete preliminary-round play Saturday with games against Welland and Kawartha. First-place team in the pool advances to Sunday morning’s semifinals.

Championship game is scheduled for Sunday at 1:30 p.m.

Other teams in the tournament represent Aurora, Cambridge, Clarington, East York, Erindale, Ivy, Kitchener, LaSalle, Oakville, Tecumseh, Waterloo and Whitby.


Friday Results
Guelph 4 Vaughan 1
Erindale 13 Waterloo 7
Cambridge 12 Oakville 5
East York 9 Kitchener 4
Clarington 15 Aurora 3
Tecumseh 9 Ivy 0
LaSalle 4 Whitby 2
Welland 8 Kawartha 2
Saturday Games
Erindale vs. Clarington, diamond 1, 9 a.m.
Waterloo vs. Aurora, diamond 2, 9 a.m.
Guelph vs. Welland, diamond 1, 11:15 a.m.
Kawartha vs. Vaughan, diamond 2, 11:15 a.m.
Tecumseh vs. Cambridge, diamond 3, 11:15 a.m.
Oakville vs. Ivy, diamond 1, 1:30 p.m.
Kitchener vs. LaSalle, diamond 2, 1:30 p.m.
Whitby vs. East York, diamond 3, 1:30 p.m.
Erindale vs. Aurora, diamond 1, 4 p.m.
Waterloo vs. Clarington, diamond 2, 4 p.m.
Guelph vs. Kawartha, diamond 3, 4 p.m.
Vaughan vs. Welland, diamond 1, 6:15 p.m.
Tecumseh vs. Oakville, diamond 2, 6:15 p.m.
Cambridge vs. Ivy, diamond 3, 6:15 p.m.
LaSalle vs. East York, diamond 1, 8:30 p.m.
Kitchener vs. Whitby, diamond 2, 8:30 p.m.
Sunday Games
Pool A winner vs. Pool B winner, diamond 1, 10 a.m.
Pool C winner vs. Pool D winner, diamond 2, 10 a.m.
Semifinal winners, diamond 2, 1:30 p.m.
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