THE Shoalhaven Mariners capped off their 2016 Illawarra Baseball League season with their presentation night held at the Archer Resort on Saturday, September 17.
In first grade, the batting award went Jay Spindler (.378), while the fielding award was claimed by Matt Guyatt (.980). The most outfield catches for first grade was taken out by Lee Lawson (21), while Blake Mitchell (9) took out the fielding "fork" award. Brenton McMahon took out player’s player for first grade.
In second grade, the batting award went to Lee Lawson (.366), the fielding award went to Ben Elliott (.935), while Lee Lawson (20) took the most outfield catches. Aaron Taylor (6) claimed the fielding "fork" award, while Lee Lawson was recognised as the player’s player of second grade.
Third grade’s awards were: AJ Provest (.478) – batting, AJ Provest (1.000) – fielding, Simon Levy (9) – most outfield catches, Jayden Brain (14) – fielding "fork" award and AJ Provest – player’s player.
Other club awards included: AJ Provest (14) – big hitter, AJ Provest (.478) – Richard O'Neill batting award, Stuart Raymond (14 hits) – Jurassic challenge, Simon Levy (19) – strikeout award, Glenys Lugg – club person of year and Jay Spindler – player of year.
Training for junior baseball starts on Tuesday, September 27 in Bay and Basin, Wednesday, September 28 in Nowra, and Thursday, September 29 in Ulladulla. T-Ball starts Friday, September 30 at Ison Park.
For further information about the junior season, call Ben Elliott (0466045257).