2022 League Awards

Posted August 31, 2022

With their sweep of the Deloraine Royals, the Boissevain Centennials won their first SWBL championship since 2018.  The Cents went a perfect 6-0 in the playoffs, outscoring their opponents 36-17 in the process.  On the mound, Jay Pringle and Zane Sawyer both went 2-0 with sub-2.50 ERAs.  Tanner Clyne had a strong post-season at the plate, batting .412 and driving in 5, including two in the championship-clinching game.

The win caps off an impressive run that has seen the Cents reach the final in eight consecutive seasons, winning three championships during that span.

The league has also handed out it's year-end awards.

MVP - Mitch Olson (Deloraine Royals)

Mitch led the SWBL with 6 HRs, while batting .372 with a 1.378 OPS% for a Royals team that finished second in the league standings, advancing to the AA provincials for the first time in 20 years.

Rookie of the Year - Kyle Breemersch (Deloraine Royals)

Kyle struck out 34 batters in 34 1/3 innings on the mound during the regular season while compiling a 4-2 record including 3 complete games.

Mark Minor Award - John Hutton (Rivers Comets)

John joined the Comets in 2019 after many years playing with the Minnedosa Mavs of the SCBL.  John has made the smooth transition to being a part of the Rivers community.  He has become a part of Rivers Minor Ball as a coach and the Hutton family has been a tremendous addition to Rivers.  Even if his playing career does come to an end after this season, John will be a big part of Rivers Minor Ball for the next few years.

Top Hitter - Ben Cairns (BOIS) - .517 AVG

Runners-up:  Justin Knight (HAM) - .500;  Dallas Foote (BOIS) - .480;  Jared McCorister (BOIS) - .477.

Top Pitcher - Zane Sawyer (BOIS) - 1.35 ERA

Runners-up:  Ty Paddok (OR) - 1.38;  Scott Beever (RIV) - 1.67;  Taylor Madsen (HAM) - 2.15.



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