Home run for Latrobe Valley Power

THE Latrobe Valley Power masters baseball side claimed its first medal at the Pan Pacific Masters Games this month after 12 years competing at the tournament.

The Power won silver in the over 50 division, going down 15-5 to 2012 champion the Adelaide Brewers in the gold medal game.

In their sixth trip to the event, the local contingent defeated the Canberra Senators 4-1 to qualify for the final.

The competition featured strong opposition, including a team from Guam and a host of former ABL and state representative baseballers.


Roy Simpson (Moe/Newborough Dodgers) Game day manager

Brad Pratt (Traralgon Redsox)

Alan Lowe

Keith Roberts (M/N Dodgers/Churchill Braves)

Peter Hornstra (Traralgon Redsox)

Neil Williams (former M/N Dodgers/Churchill Braves)

Ross Hornstra (former Traralgon Redsox)

Geoff Barnes

David Wood (former Churchill Braves)

Tony Dieck (former Churchill Braves)

Tony Heppleston (Morwell Cougars)

Greg Veale

Barry Stokes (former Traralgon Redsox)