Amy Todoruk had an MVP performance for the Neepawa Tigers in the provincial high school fastball championship game on Saturday in Altona as they earned the school’s first banner in the sport.
Todoruk went 3-for-4 with a triple, three runs and a trio of RBIs as Neepawa claimed the provincial title with a 12-2 win over the Lorette Scorpions. The tournament’s most valuable player also earned the win on the mound after allowing two runs and five hits in three innings of work.
Emma Schmall, a tournament all-star, finished the game on the mound for Neepawa, while Jayme Kulbacki was 3-for-4 at the dish with a double, triple and three RBIs.
Neepawa went undefeated at provincials, going 2-0 in the round robin before edging the host W.C. Miller Aces 12-11 in the quarter-finals and the Portage Saints 14-7 in the semifinals. Schmall earned the win against Portage, while Brooke Anderson was 4-for-4 batting with two runs scored and three RBIs.
Taylor Allen of the Tigers also made the all-star team.
Meanwhile, the Killarney Raiders fell 5-2 to the Scorpions in the quarter-finals.
» Brandon Sun
Republished from the Brandon Sun print edition June 2, 2014