The Brampton Royals, representing Ontario, went undefeated and won the gold medal in the 11-team Canadian Bantam Boys Baseball Championships held in Vaughan on August 23-27. And the hardest-working guy on the team was batboy Corey Morro, below, who contributed his heart and hustle to the team’s win.
The Brampton squad won all six of their games, including the championship final against the team representing British Columbia by a 11-3 score.
Pitcher Nathan Arruda pitched his throwing limit and kept the BC hitters from mounting a comeback after an early 7-0 second inning lead.
Coach Mike Jones, below left, gives one of his batters precious advice before heading to the plate.
Showing some provincial pride is Troy Daring, below, proudly displaying the Ontario flag after the medal ceremonies.
And spraying the celebratory bubbly is Austin Ferguson, below.