Poi Pounder Baseball Classic Champions Announced

Posted by on November 15, 2012 in News Releases, Parks & Rec | Comments Off on Poi Pounder Baseball Classic Champions Announced

Fun, sun and exciting competition highlighted this year’s Poi Pounder Baseball Classic held during the Veterans Day holiday weekend in Hilo.

The four-day tournament attracted 24 teams of children ages 9 to 14 years old. After 51 games played under modified Pony League rules, one Kona and two Hilo-based teams emerged as champions of their respective age-group division.

Those division champions and runners-up are:

Mustang Division: (9- and 10-year-olds)
1st Place Lil Soljahs (Kona)
2nd Place Andrews Braves (Hilo)

Bronco Division: (11- and 12-year-olds)
1st Place Andrews Braves (Hilo)
2nd Place Kona Crush (Kona)

Pony Division: (13- and 14-year-olds)
1st Place RBI-Red (Hilo)
2nd Place Big Island Baseball Orioles (Hilo)

Tournament organizers wish to thank and congratulate all the players, coaches and parents who helped to make the event a huge success. Questions, concerns, or suggestions may be emailed to: poipounderclassic@gmail.com.