EMSL Players Selected for GB

The East Midlands Softball League has been fortunate enough to have 5 Players selected to represent Great Britain at the Mens World Championships and the U19 Mens European Championships.

The Mens world Championships was held in Whitehorse Canada on the 7th to 15th July 2017.

Local players selected are:

Neil DavisRebels Baseball and Softball Club – This is Neil’s First World Championship he played catcher for the team.

Josh PeatPyros Softball Club – This is Josh’s Second World Championship. Josh is a utility player who plays Outfield, Infield or Pitcher.

Matt TomlinPyros Softball Club – This is Matt’s First World Championship, at 21 he will be the youngest player in the Squad. He played Short Stop and Second Base.

The Junior European Championships are to be held in Prague 24th to 29th July 2017.

Our local players are:

Tom LangBrewers Softball Club – This is Tom’s First European Championship. Tom will be playing Infield and Outfield.

Ben TomlinPyros Softball Club – This will be Ben’s Second European Championship. Ben will be playing Catcher or Second Base.

The East Midlands League has a good record of providing players for the National teams but to have five selected is amazing. Well done to everyone.