UPPER ISLAND COVE â The Pasadena Pirates didnât win a game, but they didnât come home without any fanfare.
The Pirates finished with an 0-3 record at the Pepsi provincial 14U peewee girls baseball tournament in Upper Island Cove over the weekend.
The Pirates opened the tournament with a 15-11 loss to Grand Falls-Windsor before being dumped 18-13 by the St. Johnâs Capitals. The Pirates wrapped up the tournament with an 18-7 loss to the Conception Bay North Bulldogs, the eventual tournament champions.
Clair Butt of the Pirates was chosen most spirited player of the tournament.
The Bulldogs won the title Sunday by virtue of a 16-13 victory over the Capitals.
The Bulldogs went undefeated with three-straight wins in round-robin play.
The Capitals advanced to the final as a result of a 2-1 record in round-robin action.
Stephanie Crane of the Bulldogs was the top pitcher in the tournament, while teammate Samantha Pike was the top hitter.
The tournament award winners included Andrea Turner of the Capitals getting the nod as Most Valuable Player and Claire Dwyer of Grand Falls-Windsor being deemed the best defensive player of the tournament.
Note: correction made to Pirates game score against Caps