2013 Irish National Champions Kegs start there quest for gold at the European Super Cup Coed Slowpitch tournament from July 29 – August 2 in Mlady Buky, Czech Repubic.
Kegs have taked an experienced team mixed with youth and would be expected to challenge for a medal in what should be a tough tournament.
The ESCCS has grown in size since its inception and 12 teams will compete for the title at the end of the week. Kegs have been placed in Group A and will play tournament hosts Sparks Mlade Buky in their first game on Tuesday July 29 at 0900.
Speaking before leaving for the tournament, team Captain Barry Casey commented on how relaxed the squad was on departure. Barry Casey said “Kegs intend to travel and be competitive whilst at the same time enjoy the experience”
On behalf of Softball Ireland, we wish the Kegs all the best over the next number of days.
Softball Ireland also wish James O’Farrell Umpire in Chief , Brian Connolly, Jennifer Patterson and Steve Patterson representing H2O and John “Panda” Leonard representing the Slovenian Champions the best of luck.
Kegs progress can be followed on a live stream by clicking here
The officical tournament page can be reached here