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Wednesday, October 13, 2010 |11:27 |Age: 3 yrs
Opening of the 1st baseball-softball stadium in Belarus celebrated
October 8, 2010.
Ceremonial opening of the first baseball-softball stadium in Belarus in Brest. The discovery was conducted with the participation of 8 children's baseball teams from 4 countries: Russia, Belarus, Lithuania and Ukraine. Facilities are situated in the city center and major sports facilities of Brest: athletic arena, the Ice Palace, a palace of water sports, a large baseball stadium which hosts national and international competitions. The new stadium will be multi-functional and relieve the main stadium as well as at Brest Zubrs there are 7 teams of different ages. Words of welcome to the club Brest Zubrs were told the leaders of Brest and construction management. In a festive atmosphere with a symbolic key to the stadium was handed the youngest team player "Brest Zubrs. At the ceremony, noted that the construction of a baseball-softball stadium will contribute to further development in the region of baseball, including children, and the cultivation of a softball.
Together with the opening of the stadium on October 8 opening ceremony of an international tournament I Baseball Cup NOC Representative of Belarus to Brest region. Welcome speech and the right to open the tournament has been granted to the executive director of the National Olympic Committee of Belarus to Brest region - Belokonenko Elena.
Participated in the tournament of 8 teams from 4 countries: Russia, Belarus, Lithuania and Ukraine. Age of players 12 years and younger. The teams divided into 2 groups.
The first group included: Brest Zubrs-1 Brest (Brest, Belarus), Sharks (Balashikha, Russia), Northern Star (St. Petersburg, Russia), Sports Vilkay-2 (Vilnius, Lithuania) .
Second: Brest Zubrs-2 (Brest, Belarus), Sport-Vilkay-1 (Vilnius, Lithuania), SYSOR-42 (Moscow, Russia), Rovno (Rivne, Ukraine).
In the finals the winners of groups.
Sport-Vilkay-1 "I have won an international tournament in baseball for the Cup NOC Representative of Belarus to Brest region, which was held October 8-10 at the new baseball-softball stadium in the city of Brest. Brest Zubrs-1 in their group took first place with 3 wins and reached the final of the competition. Rival Brest Zubrs-1 "from the second group when calculating earned run was the team from Vilnius" Sport Vilkay-1. She has 2 wins and 1 loss. At the end of Brest gave the team from Vilnius. Account of the meeting 0:12.
For the third place fight 2 teams from Russia. Baseball Sport School-42 outplayed their peers Moscow from St. Petersburg, 15:1. Fifth place was the team from Rivne, confidently defeating a team from Balashikha "Shark" with a score of 16:1. Seventh and eighth place went to Sports Vilkay-2 and Brest Zubrs-2. Account of the meeting 18:7.
Special prizes of the National Olympic Committee were noted 4 players:
Best Pitcher - Anton Kuznetsov (SDUSHOR-42, Moscow),
Best defender - Pulinikas Lucas (Sports Vilkay-1, Vilnius)
Best striker - Lapchenko Artem (Brest Zubrs-1, Brest)
Best player of the tournament MVP - Balandis Marius (Sports Vilkay-1, Vilnius).
Also, gifts and prizes was awarded the best player in each team. Coaching staff got souvenirs.
Congratulations to the winners of the tournament!
Club Director Brest bison