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Nelissen speaking at the 2017 Manitoba Softball Hall of Fame induction banquet earlier this year in Portage la Prairie.

Nelissen back in the Hall

For the second time this year, Portage la Prairie's Ferdi Nelissen got word that his long time commitment to fastpitch has earned him an induction into a hall of fame.

Kaylee Perry (first row, right) along with her Team Manitoba teammates show of their hardware from this past weekend's national championship in Whitby, Ont. (Submitted photo)

Portager brings home gold from lax nationals

It wasn't the start Portage la Prairie's Kaylee Perry and the rest of her teammates on Team Manitoba had hoped for, but the group persevered through a tough round robin to capture the B Side gold medal this past weekend in Whitby, Ont., at the 2017 Canadian Pee Wee box Lacrosse National Championship.