Championship games (Men & Womens) will take place Sunday afternoon time t.b.a. Final games will be streamed live on the Slo-Pitch National YouTube Channel.
Orillia plays host to some great summer softball tournaments, but none draw the interest and excitement more than the Northern Shootout event, which will return the city June 23rd to 25th, 2017, taking place at various local parks and diamonds.
All Men’s A Molson Slo-Pitch National Championship games will be played at the Udell Diamond, while all Ladies A Molson Slo-Pitch National Championship games will be played at the Tudhope Diamond. All players in these games will be using bats supplied by sponsoring bat companies, as has been tradition for this tournament, which maintains an equal playing field.
The Men’s A Molson Slo-Pitch National Championship Final and the Ladies A Molson Slo-Pitch National Championship Finals will be streamed Live on the Slo-Pitch National YouTube channel on Sunday. Times T.B.A. Last years live stream of the finals had 10,000 views on the Slo-Pitch National YouTube Channel.
“It’s a great time for all who attend, whether you’re a player or fan,” said Borrelli, who co-founded the tournament with friend Tony Carnelos. “Some of the top teams and players will be here and we’ll have a weekend-long barbecue and beverage garden, which is open to both players and fans.”
The participating Men’s A Teams include:
Home Run Sports Orioles – SW Ontario
Route 22 Mets - GTA
Game On Mobile - Niagara
Naturals Softball Club - London
Zone Brewers - Hamilton
Aftershock - GTA
D’Backs - GTA
Mizuno Canucks – London
Miken/Recrupharm/Sport Rouseau – Quebec
Ladies teams to be announced soon.
Nighthawk – Balanced
2017 Brett Helmer
2017 Bryson Baker