Archive for August, 2005

Elmira ON Cubs Win 2005 ISC II !

Friday, August 19th, 2005

2005 ISC II Champions, the Elmira ON Cubs
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The Elmira Ontario Cubs topped the Port Elgin Ontario Blue Devils 8-1 in the title game, and posted a perfect 8-0 record to claim the championship in the 2005 ISC II Championship at Casper Park in Chippewa Falls, WI on Friday, August 19, 2005. It was the first trip to the ISC II Tournament for both clubs.

Elmira pitcher Casey Halstead was the winning pitcher in the title game, posting a 6-0 record, with one save and an ERA of 0.23 during the tournament, earning honors as the Top Pitcher in the tournament as well as MVP.


Friday, August 19th, 2005

8 am D1 Ottawa vs Black Gold – broadcast on channel 1 – tied 1-1 in 5th – Costello in to pitch
8 am D2 Niagara vs Ashland – resumed in B3 – broadcast on channel 2 – Niagara 6 ashland 4
8 am D3 Tavistock vs Elmira – Elmira leading 3-0
8 am D4 Harriston vs Port Elgin – Port Elgin wins 3-1

9:30 am D2 Niagara vs Alvinston – broadcast on channel 2

11:30 am Winner of Ottawa-Black Gold to play Port Elgin on D1 – broadcast on channel 1
11:30 am Winner of Alvinston-Niagara to play winner of Tavistock-Elmira on D2 – broadcast on channel 2

2 pm Championship game on D1 – broadcast on channel 1


Thursday, August 18th, 2005

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT AT 7:00 p.m. Thursday, August 18:
Play has been suspended until 8am Friday, August 19, due to rain.

All games will resume at that time, from whatever point they were when play was suspended, on the same diamond. All games will resume promptly at 8:00 a.m.

The game between Alvinston ON vs. Fisher Group, Mankato MN was called after five complete innings of play, with the final score, 8-5. Alvinston will play the winner of the Niagara Snapper vs. the Ashland OH Merchants.

Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, Aug 18

Thursday, August 18th, 2005

8 Broadcasts on Tap for “Survivor Thursday” at the ISC II Tournament of Champions, August 18:

Ottawa Team Easton Thunder v. Memphis Posse, TN

11:00 a.m.
Port Elgin Blue Devils vs. Circle Tap Lumberjacks

1:00 pm
Tavistock, ON Smully’s Merchants vs. McKie Sports, Oswego, NY

2:00pm – Special Bonus Broadcast with Blair Setford
Bridgeport ON Braves v. Elmira, ON Cubs
** This game on Channel 2 – click logo marked Channel 2 **

3:00 pm
Alvinston, ON vs. Fisher Group, Mankato, MN

4:00 pm – Special Bonus Broadcast with Blair Setford
** This game on Channel 2 – click logo marked Channel 2 **

5:00 pm
Quarterfinal game

7:00 pm
Quarterfinal game

9:00 pm
ISC II Broadcast Crew Rests up for Championship Friday !

Keep those cards, letters and emails coming:

To find all of the broadcasts, click this link to Ballparkradio.

(All three games on “Championship Friday” will be broadcast, a 10am semi, 12noon semi, and 4pm champioship game).

In the event of rain, the schedule may be revised, so be sure to check the Ballparkradio website for any updates or changes.

Harriston defeats Reasnor 4-3, Winship stranding two runners on 1 & 2 in the bottom of the 7th for the Mercury’s in relief of Scott Smith

Tavistock up 1-0 on McKie’s in the 2nd on D1 – rain falling hard here in C Falls.

11 am and noon games on Thursday

Thursday, August 18th, 2005

Harriston rocking Reasnor with back-to-back home runs on first two batters in T1 to take a 2-0 lead… Port Elgin still up 1-0 in 4th over CT Lumberjacks…

3-0 for Harriston in B3 … 1-0 for Port Elgin going into T7 …

Update: Circle Tap rallied for one run in the bottom of the 7th to tie the game at 1. Into the 8th we go….

Update: Port Elgin has scored 3 runs in the top of the 8th, lead 4-1, Scott Bordelini on in relief of Dave Miller…

Second round playoff games underway – broadcast schedule and some tidbits

Thursday, August 18th, 2005

Two alternate channel broadcasts today – at 3 pm eastern Bridgeport vs Elmira and at 5 pm eastern Niagara vs Ashland.

Tune in to and click on the “Channel Two” link for those games.

On channel 1, right now is Port Elgin vs Circle Tap Lumberjacks – PE is up 1-0 through 3.5 innings.

At 2 pm eastern is Tavistock vs McKie’s Sports.

At 4 pm eastern is Alvinston vs Fisher Group

At 5 pm eastern is Ottawa vs Black Gold in a quarter final game

At 7 pm easter is another quarter final with winner of Tavistock/McKie’s vs winner of Bridgeport/Elmira.

Had Corey Costello on the radar gun at 76 mph this morning and Eric Steinbeck of Black Gold at 73 mph. Bradley also hit 73 mph. Dan Konkle was 72 the other night and Shane Bouman was 72 as well.

Harriston will be the visiting team in their game vs Reasnor RPMs – about to get underway 15 minutes early on D2.

Passed at the board of directors meeting yesterday was a motion to provide a provisional berth in the following year’s ISC WT for the ISC II division.

ISC II Broadcast Schedule for Playoffs – Wednesday Night through Friday

Wednesday, August 17th, 2005

Please note that all playoff games are on “Channel 1”, the main channel, which can be reached by clicking the ISC II Tournament of Champions logo on the main page at ballparkradio.

If a game is listed as an “alternate” or possible broadcast, be sure to see to see if it will be broadcast or not.

We are doing our best to cover as many games and teams as possible, so keep an eye out for any changes.

Wednesday, August 17

6:00 PM First round playoff game
Memphis Posse, TN vs. Coburg Stingers, ON

8:00 PM First round playoff game

Thursday August 18

9:00 AM Second round playoff game
11:00 AM Second round playoff game
1:00 PM Second round playoff game
3:00 PM Second round playoff game
5:00 PM Quarter final game
7:00 PM Quarter final game

Alternate channel possibilities: Consult Ballparkradio to see if these additional broadcasts will be broadcasts.

4:00 PM Second round playoff game
6:00 PM Quarter final game
8:00 PM Quarter final game

Friday August 19

10:00 AM Semi Final 1
12:00 PM Semi Final 2

Playoff Broadcasts at 5:45 and 8pm CST Tonight!

Wednesday, August 17th, 2005

5:45pm Coburg, ON vs. Memphis Posse
8pm Colorado Rage vs Mc Kie Sports

80 Round Robin Games Complete, Top 24 Teams Head to Playoff Round

Wednesday, August 17th, 2005

Eighty games are in the books for the 2005 ISC II Tournament of Champions, with the Top 24 teams to be announced just prior to tonight’s 6pm broadcast on

Three teams from each of 8 pools advance to the “Top 24” Single Elimination bracket, with 23 games to be played between now and Friday’s 4pm championship game.

Check the ISC website for all the scores

5:00 pm Broadcast – Tavistock vs. Lloydminster game to start at 6pm

Tuesday, August 16th, 2005

[Chippewa Falls, WI-Tues. 8/16]- The broadcast of the Tavistock v. Lloydminster game set for 5pm will start closer to 6pm due to the preceding game going extra innings. (Niagara winning over Black Gold in that one).

The broadcasts slated for 7pm and 9pm will follow that game, and could be a bit late starting as well.

Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, August 16

Tuesday, August 16th, 2005

Tuesday August 16
3:00 PM Niagara, ON Snappers at Hermann, MO Black Gold
5:00 PM Tavistock, ON Smully’s Merchants at Lloydminster, AB PWM Steel Scope Dodgers
7:00 PM Ottawa, ON Team Easton Thunder at Sioux Falls, SD Sox
9:00 PM Perkasie, PA KMV Rise at Denmark, WI Circle Tap Lumberjacks

Alternate channel possibilities:
4:00 PM Rice Lake, WI Orangemen at St. Paul, MN ABS-Villard
5:00 PM Gladstone, MB Whips at Bridgeport, ON PROforma Braves
6:00 PM Elmira, ON Cubs at Regina, SK Century 21 Angels
8:00 PM Chippewa Falls, WI Sawdust City at Cobourg, ON Stingers

Scores from Monday 11 am to end of day

Monday, August 15th, 2005

Ashland, OH Merchants 2
Bridgeport, ON PROforma Braves 4

St. Paul, MN Vannelli’s/Rice Street 8
Wichita, KS Athletic Club 4

Dubuque, IA Hammerheads 5
Rice Lake, WI Orangemen 6

Lloydminster, AB PWM Steel Scope Dodgers 2
Cobourg, ON Stingers 5

Memphis TN Posse 7
Regina, SK Century 21 Angels 6

Harriston, ON Mercurys 3
Yakima, WA JRW Associates 1

Ottawa, ON Team Easton Thunder 5
St. Paul, MN ABS-Villard 4

Kenosha, WI Earl’s Club 5
Elburn, IL Richwrap Fastpitch 3

Wichita, KS Athletic Club 2
Niagara, ON Snappers 1

Mankato, MN Fisher Group 3
Denver, CO Colorado Rage 4

Gladstone, MB Whips 6
Ashland, OH Merchants 13

Reasnor, IA RPMs 7
Denmark, WI Pioneer Metal Finishers 0

Alvinston, ON Indians 6
Palermo, ON Athletics 2

Galesville, WI Wilber Lime 4
Port Elgin, ON Blue Devils 5

Elmira, ON Cubs 5
Perkasie, PA KMV Rise 4

Wausau, WI Rep & Baja’s 3
Oswego, NY McKie’s Sports 8

Sioux Falls, SD Sox 8
Dubuque, IA Hammerheads 1

Appleton, WI The Bar of Appleton 1
Hermann, MO Black Gold 2

Cobourg, ON Stingers 4
Chippewa Falls, WI Sawdust City 1