Chesapeake White Sox Claim Amazing Seventh Consecutive Title in 45+
MSBL 45+ Division
16, Tigers 4
Post Staggering Seventh Consecutive Title’
Ron Ebelein, White Sox manager
The 45+ Chesapeake White Sox finished the 2016 season with a 15-6-1 record
scoring 231 runs while only giving up 99. This marks the seventh consecutive year the
White Sox have won both the regular season and post season double elimination
tournament in the Chesapeake MSBL.
For the post
season tournament the White Sox went 3-0 beating the A's 16-5, the Cardinals 7-4 and in the championship game exploded for 11 runs in the sixth inning after
being tied 4-4 to claim the crown 16-4 over the Tigers.
The team was
led by strong pitching efforts by Steve Hoffmann, Bob Engelmeyer, Rick
Cannon, Jeff Pate, Pat Overton and Ron Ebelein.
the offense was Alex Brunet, Dub Daniels, Dave Eason, Howard Jones,
Frank Raska, Bill Ratford, Sal Rosselli, Mark Robey, Doug Rupple, Gerry Shay,
Glen Vance, Wayne Vance, Joe Walsh, Paul Whit and Kevin Williams.
thanks goes to our score keeper Shannon O'Brien and the fund raising
coordinator Nick O'Brien.