Mariners capture Virginia Baseball League title
|Members of the VBL champion Middle Peninsula Mariners include, front row from left, J.C. Moscicki, Ryan Reynolds, Trey Powell, Travis Crump and Bryan Hannum; back row, Gary Williams, Matt Tiller, Greg Mitro, James Bierlein, William Saunders, Scott Crump, Drew Hooper and manager Garland Harrow.|
The Middle Peninsula Mariners defeated the Tappahannock Tides 8-4 Sunday at Deltaville Ball Park to claim their second straight Virginia Baseball League (VBL) tournament championship.
Earlier in the tournament, the Mariners downed the Richmond Braves 8-2 and the Tappahannock Tigers 6-1.
The Mariners finished the season with a 14-2 league record and overall mark of 19-2.
The Mariners also were regular season champions of the VBL.
See the upcoming issue of the Southside Sentinel for more details and more photos.