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Champion Spurs defend provincial title

They are the provincial baseball champions for the second summer in a row.

The Cloverdale Bantam AAA Spurs defended their title at the B.C. 15U baseball championship at Rutland over the weekend.

The 15U team suffered a couple of losses during round robin play, but qualified in the semi finals. The team beat Vancouver 10-2, putting them into the finals against Abbotsford.

The two teams were closely matched until Cloverdale pulled ahead for the gold medal, with a 5-2 win.

Cloverdale represents B.C. in the national baseball championships in Vaughn, ON, Aug. 21-25.

– Cloverdale Reporter

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