Rookie Select 1 Wins McConnie Tournament

In Bloordale Baseball News, Select Team News by Patrick McConnell

Congratulations to the Bloordale Bombers Rookieball Select Team 1 for winning the Annual Lloyd McConnie Rookieball Tournament. Bloordale eased their way through the round robin with wins over Toronto Playgrounds, North York and East York. During these games the Bloordale boys all hit the ball well and their defensive abilities shone with many spectacular individual efforts. The semi-finals were always going to be a tough test as Bloordale had to play their local EBA competitors from Royal York. However, just …

Bantam Selects win Oakville Canada Day Classic

In Bloordale Baseball News, Select Team News by Patrick McConnell

Bloordale’s Bantam Select team has done it again winning Oakville’s inaugural Canada Day Classic capitalizing on strong pitching performances and some key run production when it counted. In the first four games, the team only gave up one run while scoring 14 to go 3-0-1. ================================================= Related story: BANTAMS WIN FOREST GLEN TOURNAMENT ================================================= Friday night games were cancelled due to rain so everything started early Saturday morning against the Brampton Blue Jays. The team started slow in the first …

CTV News: New sports field fees could go to needed maintenance

In Bloordale Baseball News by Patrick McConnell

Bloordale Baseball President Patrick McConnell was interviewed by CTV news yesterday regarding the proposed User Permit Fees for baseball diamonds and soccer pitches. The news crew was at Millwood Park and broadcast this story live on the 6 pm local newscast. During the interview, Patrick also commented on the following items but unfortunately, as news works, not all things make it into the story. • The baseball leagues are grateful for the past four months of dialogue and relationship building …

Dave Lauzon inducted to Carmen Bush Signature Club

In Bloordale Baseball News, Hall of Fame by Patrick McConnell

Dave Lauzon touched hundreds of baseball families in Bloordale, Etobicoke and Toronto. He served his community not only as a coach but also on the executives of Bloordale, Etobicoke and Toronto serving as President for many years on all three of the associations. Dave passed away on the morning of September 7, 2011 following a lengthy illness but his contribution to the baseball community will live on forever. During the recent Toronto Baseball Association Annual General Meeting, Dave was inducted …

Dave Lauzon passes away

In Bloordale Baseball News, Bloordale Executive by Patrick McConnell

WEBMASTERS NOTE: In November 2011, Dave was inducted to the Carmen Bush Signature Club. Click here and the following the links to see the tribute to him. It is with tremendous sadness and a heavy heart that I inform you of the passing of Dave Lauzon. Dave lost his battle on the morning of Sept. 7 following a lengthy illness. I know I speak for all who knew and had the pleasure of crossing paths with Dave, when I say …