Enderby Minor Fastball: A Showcase of Sports Excellence
Enderby, December 18, 2023
In the world of youth fastball, Enderby Minor Fastball has established itself as a powerhouse, consistently proving its mettle in provincial and regional tournaments. The past decade has seen a remarkable string of successes, with teams clinching multiple gold, silver, and bronze medals in various age categories.
Going back to 2015, the U14C team secured the GOLD medal at the Provincials, setting the stage for a history of brilliance. In 2016, the U16C squad continued the winning streak by bringing home another GOLD from the Provincials.
The U19C team took home the BRONZE in the 2017 Provincials, and a GOLD in 2019. The U14B team also shone brightly in 2019, claiming the GOLD at the Provincials and a very respectable 4th place finish at the U14B Westerns.
In 2021, the U13C team added a BRONZE medal from the Regionals to their collection, and the following year, in 2022, they upgraded to SILVER, demonstrating the team's dedication to continuous improvement.
The most recent triumphs for Enderby Minor Fastball took place in 2023, with the U15C team winning Provincial GOLD in Kelowna. This victory highlighted the depth of talent within the program with the majority of the players underage for the division. The younger players are making their mark on the softball scene.
The U17C team followed that up with claiming a Provincial BRONZE.
U13C brought home a BRONZE on the A side at the Regionals & both U11C teams had a great showing at the Celebration of Softball in Kamloops with a GOLD and SILVER, capping off another stellar year for Enderby Minor Fastball.
The organization’s success over the past decade can be attributed to a combination of dedicated players, supportive coaches, and a strong community that values and fosters the development of young athletes. EMFA’s commitment to fostering a culture of teamwork, discipline, and sportsmanship has undoubtedly played a pivotal role in their sustained success on the diamond.
As the Enderby Minor Fastball program looks ahead to future seasons, they do so with a well-earned reputation as a force to be reckoned with in the world of youth softball, leaving a lasting legacy of excellence in their wake.