Sports Baseball

Portage's Ferdi Nelissen was one of many people honoured at Saturday night's Manitoba Softball Hall of Fame induction banquet at the Canad Inns in Portage la Prairie. (Brian Oliver/The Graphic)

Locals inducted into softball HOF

Some of the province's best fastpitch talents were in Portage la Prairie Saturday night as the 2017 crop of inductees were honoured at the 16th annual Manitoba Softball Hall of Fame induction banquet.

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Saints open fastpitch season with a win

The PCI Saints fastpitch team opened the season with a 10-0 thumping over the visiting Northlands Parkway Collegiate this afternoon in varsity girls' Zone 4 fastpitch action at Portage's Republic Park.