Heartbreak for the U18 Men

Heartbreak for the U18 Men

The NSW U18 Men lost the final of the Nox Bailey Shield to Queensland 3 – 0.

After dominating the rounds going through undefeated NSW went into the final favourites to win the title and stop Queensland winning their fourth title in a row.

The game was scoreless until the top of the 5th innings where Qld put a run on the board.

Player of the Final Kynan Molander put the ball over the fence with a  runner on to extend the lead to 3 – 0.

The Queensland pitcher Lincoln Walk was on top of the NSW batters throughout the game only allowing one hit in the bottom of the 7th to Josh Banks.

Grand Final Box Score

Qld 3 d NSW 0

Semi Final Box Score

Qld 7 d ACT 2

Tournament Award Winners

  • MVP – Caleb Vandegriendt (Qld)
  • Best Pitcher – Lincoln Walk (Qld)
  • Best Batter – Jeremy Garland (NSW)
  • Player of the Final – Kynan Molander (Qld)

Final standings including runs for and against available at softball.org.au.