Sports

Crickets make noise

CRICKETS MAKE NOISE — Sarah Francis of the Crickets swings away during a game at the 11th annual Sheila Bishop Memorial Wooden Bat Slopitch tournament. The two-day event was part of Penticton Peach Festival activities and held Aug. 9 and 10 at Lions Park.    - Scott Trudeau/ Western News
CRICKETS MAKE NOISE — Sarah Francis of the Crickets swings away during a game at the 11th annual Sheila Bishop Memorial Wooden Bat Slopitch tournament. The two-day event was part of Penticton Peach Festival activities and held Aug. 9 and 10 at Lions Park.
— image credit: Scott Trudeau/ Western News

The 11th annual Sheila Bishop Memorial Wooden Bat Slopitch tournament had 10 teams playing over two days during Penticton Peachfest Aug. 9 and 10 at Lions Park. The tournament is played in honour of Bishop and is used to support local causes. This year the event helped out the family of 16-month-old Aeson Moen, who has cancer.

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Light Up launches holidays
 
Local named Miss Teen Canada princess
 
Vernon Panthers advance to provincial semis
Locals purchase Montane Terraces
 
Immersion students on exchange
 
Nursing students talk radon
Cheerful attitude – a great overcomer
 
Help for local charities from overseas
 
Santa getting crafty