KISL top awards handed out

The Kaien Island Slo Pitch League handed out the hardware at its awards banquet on Saturday.

The Kaien Island Slo Pitch League handed out the hardware at its awards banquet on Saturday.

Frank’s Auto took first place in the regular season A division, with the Brew Jays coming in second. Miranda Shaw was named Female MVP, and Cody Forsell was the Male MVP.

In the B division, the Diamond Devils won the regular season and the eventual playoff winners, the Crest Angels, were second.

Matina Sampare won the Female MVP and Steven Skinner claimed the Male MVP award.

Turning to playoff trophies, the MacCarthy GM Leftovers took top honours in the A league, beating out second-place Frank’s Auto.

Darryl Anderson was named the Female Playoff MVP and Leftovers’ pitcher Steve Joseph won the Male MVP for the playoffs.

In the B division, the Crest Angels beat out CityWest Breeze for the division title. Alison O’Toole was awarded the Female MVP for the postseason, with Steve Eso taking the Male MVP honours.

The league also handed out awards for character and sportsmanship. Amanda Hagens was singled out as the Most Inspirational Female  and Steven Eso was named the Most Inspirational Male, making him the only player to win two individual awards.

The Billie Jean Memorial Trophy for outstanding young player was won by Caden Pagens.

The Ridley Islanders were named the Most Sportmanlike Team and Lloyd Yeomans the Most Sportmanlike  Player.

Awards were also handed out for winning the three tournaments throughout the year. Frank’s Auto won all three, the Ice Breaker at the beginning of the year, the Patty Hutcheon Memorial Mid-season Tournament and the Seafest Tournament.

 

Just Posted

VIDEO: Rugby summer scrimmages get a professional touch

Former national team members hit the field with local players during weekly games

VIDEO: Kaien Anti-Poverty Society hoping to raise $20K in 50/50 community bingo nights

KAPS is looking to raise money for a new vehicle to support their growing food program

Heart of Our City: Kaps off to Colleen Hermanson

Colleen Hermanson began working in social services as early as 1968

Snickers and Superheroes at Udderfest

Fantasy and frivolity the Friday festival offerings

Rupert Lawn and Garden awards build contract for new site to Prince Rupert firm

Garden centre also set to announce temporary location while construction takes place

Captain, all-star, MVP, and all about the team

Brittanne O’Connor’s drive to create Prince Rupert’s own women’s team has led to success and inspiration

The Northern View announces inaugural Tyee Fishing Derby in Prince Rupert

More than $7,000 up for grabs for biggest legal salmon and halibut

The Northern View 2019 Readers Choice

It’s that time of year again! Vote online or at the Prince Rupert office before noon on Aug. 30

U16 B.C. fastpitch team named national champs

Girls went undefeated at national tournament in Calgary

Advocates ‘internationalize’ the fight to free Raif Badawi from Saudi prison

Raif Badawi was arrested on June 17, 2012, and was later sentenced to 1,000 lashes and 10 years in jail for his online criticism of Saudi clerics

Most Read