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The Weekly ANCHOR

MVR slo-pitch tournament has another successful year

by Sonia Delorme G a u c h i e r , G i n a show in the sprit of the celebrations, and to and C. All of which had a on $450 plus team T-
Longmore, and Nicole youth with them eagerly continue on with the top cash prize. shirts, sponsored by
The Mountain View Groshko have been lending helping hands annually tournament. ‘A’ division was Marlboro Housing in
Recreation (MVR) Slo- working hard each year during the tournament Classified as a fun conquered by 'The recognition of the
Pitch was established in to bring the fun-filled weekend. Youth are tournament, the MVR Smokin' Moccasins' they Marlboro Youth. And
2007 in the community tournament to life. volunteering their time organizers also put on a took the top prize of 'The Renegades' placed
of Marlboro. In the past many elders for things such as set up, dance for the ball teams $650 and team jackets first in the ‘C’ Division
It began with only of the community were take down, concession along with friends, sponsored by Outsiders earning $350 and team
eight teams and one avid ball players. The hours, umpiring games, family, and supporters. Portable Restrooms. T-shirts sponsored by
diamond. organizers had a vision and of course playing. It's a small addition to the 'New & Used' took ‘B’ the Mountainview
L a t e r w i t h t h e of keeping that passion All the proceeds from tournament to display Division and cashed in Recreation Board.
construction of a second for the fields alive by the event are directly what the Marlboro
diamond MVR has been showcasing their pride given back to the community has to offer.
Edson Men’s
able to expand to hosting for future generations to community of Marlboro With 14 teams entered
14 teams this year. come. for things like children's this year there were three Edson Men’s
Organizers Christina It has already begun to e v e n t s , f a m i l y separate divisions A, B,
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For all Team Reps, & New Players
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or drop off at 5040 3rd (L to R) ‘The Renegades’ Jared Desjarlais, Jason Desjarlais, Wesley McGillis, and Cody Paquette gear
For more information call,
Avenue, Edson. up for their first tournament game against ‘The Ruffies’ during the annual Mountainview Recreation Slo- For more information call,
Pitch Tournament August 22-24 held in Marlboro. The Renegade went on to win the ‘C’ Division.
Cliff (780)723-7327
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