CORNER BROOK The quest for the Corner Brook womenâ€™s softball crown gets underway Tuesday night.
Regular season champion Whelanâ€™s Gate will tangle with the Rapid Power Sports Bees in a best-of-seven final affair.
The opener set for Tuesday 5:45 p.m. at Ambrose Oâ€™Reilly Memorial Field.
Whelanâ€™s Gate earned a berth in the final by sweeping the West Side Monarchs in a best-of-three semifinal series. The Gate girls hammered the black and gold 15-0 in Game 3 Tuesday night. The Bees earned a berth in the final by ousting the KSAB Rangers from the playoff hunt in three-straight games in the leagueâ€™s other semi-final matchup.
The Bees sent the Rangers packing with a convincing 17-4 win Wednesday night, showing the rest of the league there is offensive punch in the Bees with a 25-hit barrage supporting winning pitcher Tammy Kendall.
Game 2 of the series is slated for Wednesday, while Game 3 is slated for Thursday 5:45 p.m. at Ambrose Oâ€™Reilly Memorial Field.