RECENT NEWS

November 26, 2021

Dykxhoorn named top Canadian pitcher and is set to Taiwan Series this weekend

By Darryl G. Smart Brock Dykxhoorn has had a season to remember once again in Taiwan.  The right-handed pitcher has been sharp all season, helping the […]
November 26, 2021

Local players named to PJHL Prospects Game

By Darryl G. Smart There will be plenty of local flavour to the Provincial Junior Hockey League’s Prospect Game. This season there are two Prospects games, […]
November 25, 2021

D1 Nationals showcase their skills south of the border at Winter World Series

By Darryl G. Smart Like almost every player that wears a D1 Nationals uniform, playing college softball is the ultimate goal. And over the weekend, the […]
November 25, 2021

99ers call up Gordeichuk and earns first OJHL win

By Darryl G. Smart Vyacheslav Gordeichuk was rewarded for his hard work with the Brantford Bandits.  The 18-year-old has seen a lot of rubber for the […]
November 24, 2021

McDowell helps Sailors battle back

By Darryl G. Smart It’s been a bit of a whirlwind for Nolan McDowell. After making his debut in the Port Dover Sailors crease Friday, the […]

November 22, 2021

Baseball Ontario Awards: Storoschuk named Umpire of the Year

By Darryl G. Smart When Mike Storoschuk began umpiring, it was just a way to be part of the game he loves. Little did he know, […]
November 17, 2021

Simcoe Giants hand out annual awards at AGM

By Darryl G. Smart It may have been a season that was jammed in like never before, but Simcoe Minor Baseball Association took full advantage of […]
September 15, 2021

Rookie Giants make history winning provincial championship

By Darryl G. Smart The Simcoe Hydro One Giants have made history. After capturing the Southern Counties Baseball Association title the week before, the Giants’ momentum […]
September 8, 2021

Bears take two of three Southern Counties titles over the weekend

Tillsonburg Otters win Mosquito championship By Darryl G. Smart The Caledonia Bears have slowly but surely built a baseball powerhouse. Over the weekend, the Bears took […]
September 8, 2021

Giants perfect en route to provincial 15U title

By Darryl G. Smart Andrew Auld and Jeryn Shortt have been playing baseball together ever since they could remember. And on Saturday, the catcher-pitcher duo etched […]
September 3, 2021

Huge local baseball long weekend

By Darryl G. Smart To say that it’s a huge long weekend for local baseball teams is certainly an understatement. And the Simcoe Giants 15U team […]
August 31, 2021

Young Giants bring home Southern Counties 9U title

By Darryl G. Smart All the Simcoe Hydro One Giants 9U team has wanted to do this summer is compete. And through it all, Ryan Meade […]
August 20, 2021

MINOR BASEBALL: Tigers strike first at SCBA 15U tourney; Giants in August Madness

Tigers take first game of SCBA 18U tourney The Delhi Tigers kicked off the Southern Counties Baseball Association 18U championship tournament on Thursday night in Port […]
August 9, 2021

Giants capture provincial 22U AA championship

By Darryl G. Smart When the Simcoe Giants junior program resurrected in 2019, the goal was to become provincial champions.  On Sunday in Leamington, with a […]
July 22, 2021

Duwyn sees double duty with Simcoe Jr. Giants and Barrie Baycats

By Darryl G. Smart Last Friday seemed like a normal one for Delhi’s Mike Duwyn.  The 21-year-old, who is going into his fourth year at Okanagan […]
July 20, 2021

Bears get to final of the area’s first minor baseball tournament

By Darryl G. Smart As the rain came down Friday night and Saturday, Ryan Van Sickle kept the faith. It had been almost two years since […]