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Update on Major Division Tryouts this Fall

Tryouts will be held on Sunday, September 16th, and Saturday, September 22nd.

Sunday, Sept 16th (morning):

 

Age 12 -  Check-in at 8;45 a.m. Tryout Begins at 9 a.m.
Age 11 -  Check-in at 10:00 a.m. Tryout Begins at 10:15 a.m.
Age 10 -  Check-in at 11:15 a.m.  Tryout Begins at 11:30 a.m.

 

 

 

 
Saturday, Sept 22nd (afternoon - note the reverse order of ages):

 

Age 10 -  Check-in at 1;45 p.m. Tryout Begins at 2 p.m.
Age 11 -  Check-in at 3:00 p.m. Tryout Begins at 3:15 p.m.
Age 12 -  Check-in at 4:15 p.m.  Tryout Begins at 4:30 p.m.

 

 

 

PLEASE NOTE:  These ages are the player's age as-of August 31st, 2019.  So if your player is 9 today but will be 10 on August 31st of next year, they are eligible to tryout for the Major division this September.

We need several volunteers – including some non-coaches - to help with onfield and off-field organization during tryouts. 

Individuals looking to earn hours toward their Senior Membership quota of 20, or anyone who just wants to help, please email us at parkwaylittleleagueboston@gmail.com

 


Parkway 11's Crowned Mayor's Cup Champions!

The Parkway 11A Team led by Manager Keith Barry and Coaches Matt Maiona and Mike Seaton won the Mayor's Cup championship by sweeping both ends of a double-header on Saturday, July 28th at the Parkway Complex.  The boys beat a previously undefeated Charlestown team 14-3 in the morning contest to place them in the afternoon championship game.  They then defeated the #1 seed South End team 10-2 behind a complete-game pitching performance by Carson McCarthy and solid team defense to clinch the championship.  Congratulations to the all the players for a fine tournament victory!

 

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Great run by Parkway American All-Stars comes to an end

The Parkway American All-Stars took a 2-1 loss to Medford on Saturday in the Section 3 Championship Game, falling just a win shy of qualifying for States. 

It was a great run by the 12-year-olds, who became the first Parkway All-Star team (Williamsport level) since 2008 to win the District 10 Title. 

Parkway won the first three games in the Sectional round and had a furious last-inning rally fall short in Saturday's heartbreaking defeat. 

Congratulations to the players and coaches for representing Parkway so well these last couple of weeks. 

Thanks to all the Parkway families who traveled to Newton this week to cheer on the team during Sectionals.

It was a great ride. Go Parkway!!

 

 


Parkway 10's Capture Consecutive Mayor's Cup Titles!

The Parkway 10A team led by Manager Eric Wainwright and coaches Dennis Roache, Rich Curran, and Tim Mills captured their 2nd consecutive Mayor's Cup championship in impressive fashion this weekend at Moakley Park in So. Boston. Jake McKenna and Daniel Gentile pitched brilliantly during quarterfinal and semi-final action.  The team rallied behind the strong right arm of Gavin Wainwright with help from a bases clearing triple by Thatcher Purdy to clinch the championship!


Parkway AL 10's and NL 11's finish as District 10 runners-up

The Parkway American 10-year-olds and Parkway National 11-year-olds each lost tight games in District 10 Championship action on Saturday July 7 at Praught Field. The AL 10's, managed by Eric Wainwright, nearly pulled off an epic rally against Brookline. Trailing 3-0 heading into the sixth inning, Parkway pushed across a run and loaded the bases before Brookline escaped with a 3-1 win. Gavin Wainwright pitched a great game, going his maximum 75 pitches, before being replaced by Jack Norton. In the game that followed, the Parkway NL 11's battled Newton Southeast but came up short 3-0. Sam Seaton threw five complete innings and his maximum of 85 pitches, but was out-dueled by Newton Southeast's Josh Rivers who tossed a shutout on 78 pitches. Managed by Mike Seaton, the NL 11's finished the tournament with a 6-1 record.

 

 Parkway champions crowned

The Cardinals are the 2018 Parkway Little League champions, defeating the Indians two games to one. The American League champion Indians won game one of the best-of-three series, but the NL champion Cardinals came roaring back to take games two and three in decisive fashion. Ben Young pitched a gem in game two and Trevor Dolson held the Indians to one run in the finale. Thomas Gavin came on to record the final out of the Cardinals' championship run. For the first time in league history, the championship series aired live. Recordings of each game are below.

Game 1: Indians 8, Cardinals 2 -- WATCH NOW
Game 2: Cardinals 16, Indians 3 -- WATCH NOW
Game 3: Cardinals 15, Indians 1 -- WATCH NOW

The Pirates won the Parkway Little League AAA championship, sweeping the Reds in a best-of-three series. The Reds jumped out to a 6-0 lead in game two and took an 8-7 lead to the sixth inning, but the Pirates rallied with nine runs in their final at-bat to make Isabel O'Brien the winning pitcher. She came on in the fifth and shut down the Reds in the sixth as the top seed Pirates danced off the field with the title.

The Rays won the Parkway Little League AA championship, defeating the Brewers to complete a perfect 18-0 season. The Rays narrowly edged the Mariners, 3-2, to win the East Division title. The Brewers started the season 0-7 but rallied to claim the West Division crown.


A photo finish...

Great opportunities are available for Parkway families to commemorate the 2018 Little League season with photos!

Great action shots!
Throughout the 2018 season, professional photographer/editor Lloyd Young (father of current Cardinals player Ben Young and former White Sox Luke Young) took photos of the Majors action and now these photos are posted for purchase, with 10 percent of the proceeds returning as a contribution to Parkway Little League! Browse and purchase the photos with the link below:

• https://lloydyoungphotos.smugmug.com 


 

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