Counties Manukau Softball Results Round 6
For the Southern Pioneers, it was the one that got away with big hitter, Lincoln Posimani, getting Most Valuable Player for the family based side that mostly come from Papakura and Manurewa.
Weymouth Bombaz recorded their first loss of the season against the on form Redhill Rocketz. The game had plenty of action but it was Player of the Match, Saan Tuoro hitting six RBI’s, two homeruns and holding down the strong Bombaz line up with smart pitching and strong defence from his team. Adam Chwesik was named Most Valuable Player for Bombaz, with a solid line drive in the first inning and leadership on the mound. Rocketz have a well earned bye this week.
In the women’s section, Takanini had a good day at the office with a convincing 8-0 win over the Weymouth Bombaz women’s side. Christina Teariki took out Most Valuable Player, and a dominant pitching display from Adeena Wells for Takanini. North Harbour Rugby rep, Rosina Chwesik had a strong game for the Bombaz to earn Most Valuable Player.
Most Valuable Player, Saan Tuoro, who is the son of Maori Rugby legend Paul ‘Tonk’ Tuoro, hits a homerun in the first inning, scoring three runs.
Photo credit: Drury Softball