Mets 17U Fall Just Short in CPBL Playoffs

by Duncan Watt

The Toronto Mets 17U team roared through there first 3 CPBL Playoff games before falling short in the league final to the Ontario Blue Jays.

Pool wins vs the Ontario Nationals and the Great Lake Canadians allowed the Mets to finish as the top seed in their pool.

A semi-final win against the Fieldhouse Pirates set up a showdown with long time rivals the Ontario Blue Jays.

In the end, the Mets fell to the Jays ending their season.

Some notable pitching lines for the weekend;

Ryan Press - 2024 (West Virginia) CG 0 ER 7 K's

Kavan White - 2024 Uncommitted) 4 IP 10 K's 1 ER

Ethan Swaby - 2024 (Uncommitted) 6 IP 6 K's 1 ER


Brodey Bitove - 2024 (Uncommitted) .444 AVG 2 HR's 9 RBI's

Brock Grainger - 2024 (Uncommitted) .455AVG 1 HR (grand slam) 7 RBI's

Gianluca Montanaro - 2024 (Bossier Parish CC) .714 AVG 4 BB's 2 HBP .846 OBP

Dante Smith - 2024 (Uncommitted) .600 AVG .714 OBP