Floodlight, Speedboat - Mash Champs

Date Published: 
24-Feb-2015
Source: 
GFSCA
Author: 
GFSCA

Floodlight, Speedboat are GFSCA Mash Softball Champions

Speedboat defeated Regal, Wolf Warriors, then Countryside, in the final to take the GFSCA Open Mash Softball 5/5 Title. Floodlight defeated Tropical Springs, Parika Defenders, then Regal Masters, in the final to take the GFSCA Mash Softball Master 10/10 Title.

This one day tournament which saw 14 teams taking part was played last Saturday day/night at the DCC Ground in Lance Gibbs Street, Queenstown.

Speedboat defeated Countryside by 19 runs. Speedboat batted first and made 80 without loss in their allotted 5 overs. Greg Sing slammed 50 (2x4, 5x6). Countryside was restricted to 61 for 5 in their allotted 5 overs. Sachin Ramcharan top scored with 35.

In the Over-40 Category, Floodlight defeated Regal Masters by 8 wickets in a last ball thriller. Regal scored 96 for 3 in 10 overs. Eric Thomas made 40, Eon Abel 17 and Raymond Harper 14. Ramesh Narine took 2 for 11. Floodlight responded with 98 for 2 in 10 overs. Unnis Yusuf led with 50 (4x4, 3x6) and John Sumair 15 not out.

Speedboat pocketed $50,000 as winners and Countryside $15,000. Floodlight took home $50,000 and Regal Masters $15,000.

This GFSCA one day/night 16 teams tournament will be played once monthly at the DCC ground. The next date is Sunday 22nd March, starting 12:00 pm.

Surendra Nauth of Floodlight receives winning prize from Goffy Baker.