News and Announcements
Beacon Hill Major All-Stars (ages 11-12) went undefeated in the District 7 (Southern Vancouver Island) Tournament at Centennial Park in Central Saanich July 7-15th, outscoring their opponents 62-8.
Beacon Hill Little League Major All-Stars placed 5th in the Little League Provincials in Trail, BC
Congratulations to the team from Whalley who will represent BC at the National Championships in Quebec
THANK YOU to the following businesses and individuals who supported our boys:
- Christie’s Carriage House Pub
- CTG Brands Inc.
- Ken Summers
- Ted Summers
- Barrie & Marjorie Leach
- Campus Dental Centre
- Kirby’s Sports
- Silk Road Tea
- Oregano’s Pizza
- Russell Brewing Company
The document 20180716_Victoria_News_BH_Majors.pdf was attached to this post.
Beacon Hill Minor All-Stars (ages 8-10) advanced to the semi-finals at National Little League after 3 wins and 2 losses in round-robin play. Beacon Hill played a strong semi-final game beating Lakehill 8-0 Saturday July 7th securing their spot in the finals Sunday July 8th vs Central Saanich. After 8 suspenseful innings, Central Saanich defeated Beacon Hill 4-3. Central Saanich Little League will represent District 7 (Vancouver Island) at the Little League Provincial Championships. Congratulations to our Minor All-Star Team on a strong performance!
The document 20180706_VicNews_BH_Stars.pdf was attached to this post.
The regular season has come to a close and it’s time for some exciting post-season tournament play!
Coaches at Beacon Hill Little League have selected baseball and softball players aged 8-12 to form All-Star teams that will represent our club at upcoming Little League tournaments.
Minor Baseball (ages 8-10) District 7 Tournament
National Little League
June 30th – July 8th
Coaches Meeting June 29th 7pm at National
MINOR BASEBALL D7 SCHEDULE
Minor Baseball (ages 8-10) Provincials
Layritz Little League
July 14th – 21st
MINOR BASEBALL PROVINCIAL SCHEDULE
Major Baseball (ages 11-12) District 7 Tournament
Central Saanich Little League
July 7th – 15th
Coaches Meeting July 6th 7pm at National
MAJOR BASEBALL D7 SCHEDULE
Major Baseball (ages 11-12) Provincials
July 21 – 29th
Schedule not yet available
CLICK HERE TO SUPPORT OUR MAJOR BASEBALL ALL-STAR PLAYERS IN THEIR QUEST FOR PROVINCIALS!!!
Minor Softball (ages 8-10) City Championships
Hampton Little League
June 25 – 28th
Congratulations to Beacon Hill on their strong 2nd place finish behind Layritz!
Major Softball (ages 11-12) Canadian Championships
Layritz Little League
August 4 – 7th
Our 2018 ball season wraps up June 17th.
Please join us for Closing Ceremonies 12:30pm at Hollywood Park.
There will be FREE ICE CREAM for all of the players courtesy of THRIFTY FOODS.
Photos will be available for pick up beginning Tuesday June 12th at the Hollywood Park clubhouse.
Beacon Hill Little League Annual General Meeting to follow at 1:30pm. Please join us to elect next year’s Board of Directors.
Our board is made up entirely of volunteers and we are always looking for extra help to keep things running smoothly.
Beach Hill players Gabby Freer (Outfielder) and Kaia Gyorfi (Pitcher) signed National Letters of Intent to compete for the UBC Thunderbirds Softball team in the upcoming 2019 season.
Head Coach Gord Collings has recruited a very strong group of players for the 2019 season that was capped off with the signing of Freer and Gyorfi.
“I am very pleased to have Kaia and Gabby join the Thunderbirds next year. Both are excellent students and the type of character student-athletes we recruit to help maintain and enrich the positive culture of our program.”
Collings: “Kaia has consistently demonstrated her ability to pitch very well against top competition and, with her excellent skills; she will be given every opportunity to become a starting pitcher for us next season. I am also looking forward to adding her bat to our lineup as she is also a very accomplished hitter. I am very excited to have her join our team!”
Gyorfi: “I chose UBC because it was an opportunity for me to obtain a world class education, play softball and still be close enough to visit home on weekends. The campus and housing accommodations are beautiful, and joining the varsity softball team seemed like the perfect way to meet other student athletes with similar goals and interests while simultaneously getting to play the sport I love.”
Collings: “With Gabby’s speed and quickness on the bases as well as her excellent play in the outfield, she will be a great addition to our team. I look forward to her further developing her aggressiveness at the plate and becoming a leadoff hitter for us in the future. I am very pleased she has chosen to attend UBC and be a member of our team next season."
Freer: “My initial decision to attend UBC was driven by academic pursuits. I chose to accept my offer to UBC Sauder School of Business earlier in the spring and later was given the opportunity to join the varsity softball team. I am very excited to continue to play the sport that I love in a great city while only being a ferry ride away from home.”
Freer (3 years with BH) and Gyorfi (9 years with BH) both represented Beacon Hill Little League at the Little League World Series in 2015 (fifth place), 2016 (second place) and 2017 (third place). Tournament Team Manager Bill Hawkins states “both were highly recruited student athletes given their very successful minor softball careers and both averaging over 90% in the classroom. The St Michael’s University graduates are great student athlete representatives of the Beacon Hill Little League program.”
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