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MVBR TO HOST 2018 WESTERN REGIONAL TOURNAMENT FOR 16-19 YEAR OLDS

posted Mar 1, 2018, 9:11 PM by William Walstrom   [ updated Mar 1, 2018, 9:13 PM ]

Passage to the 2018 Seniors National Babe Ruth World Series will require a trek through Mountain View Babe Ruth

The journey includes competition at the 2018 Babe Ruth Northern California State Tournament July 07 through July 14, 2018

MVBR will be sending 2 teams, location TBD With the winner advancing to the 2018 Babe Ruth Seniors Western Regional Tournament July 19 through July 24, 2018 Hosted by MVBR, Victory ensures the opportunity to challenge in the ultimate final destination . . . .

2018 Babe Ruth Seniors World Series to be held in New York early August, time, location TBD Everyone is encourage to try-out, All-Star teams will be form at end of season for the opportunity to represent MVBR at the State and Regional level

Colonial Wins 2017 Regular Season and Playoffs

posted Jun 27, 2017, 3:56 PM by William Walstrom   [ updated Jul 31, 2017, 7:34 AM ]

Colonial Mortuary won the Mountain View Babe Ruth regular season with a 15-1 record, then survived a forced if-necessary game by the Eagles, to win the playoffs and the 2017 MVBR League Championship.

This was the last league game which will be played at McKelvey Ballpark before it undergoes major renovations.

2017 Final Standings
 Team WL T
 Colonial 15 1 0
 Eagles 9 7 0
 Goetz 6 9 1
 IOOF 5 9 2
 Helmings 3 12 1


2017 League Playoffs

Game 1 -- Tuesday, June 20, 2017
#4 IOOF 7   #5 Helmings 4

Game 2 -- Thursday, June 22, 2017
#2 Eagles 4    #3 Goetz 3 (9 innings)

Game 3 -- Friday, June 23, 2017
#1 Colonial 11   #4 IOOF 2

Game 4 -- Championship Game -- Saturday, June 24, 2017
#1 Colonial  1   #2 Eagles  7

Game 5 -- Championship Game #2 -- Saturday, June 24, 2017
#1 Colonial  7   #2 Eagles  3

2016 District 6 Tournament Summaries

posted Jul 4, 2016, 7:29 PM by William Walstrom   [ updated Jul 4, 2016, 7:32 PM ]

District 6, 13 Year Old All Star Tournament
MVBR, McKelvey Park, Mountain View
    directions

06-30-16   Thurs   7:00 pm   Bel-Mateo  5
  Palo Alto  15
  Game 1
07-01-16   Fri   7:00 pm   Palo Alto  12
  Mountain View  6
  Game 2
07-02-16   Sat   2:00 pm   Bel-Mateo 0
  Mountain View  1
  Game 3
07-02-16   Sun   1:00 pm   Palo Alto  10
  Mountain View  0
  Game 4
Congratulations to Palo Alto, District 6 13 Year Old Champions!

District 6, 14 Year Old All Star Tournament
BMBR, Belmont Sport Complex
    directions

06-28-16   Wed   7:00pm   Mountain View  4
Palo Alto  9   Game 1
06-30-16   Thurs   7:00pm   Bel-Mateo  0
Palo Alto  10
  Game 2
07-01-16   Fri   7:00pm   Mountain View  1
Bel-Mateo  9
  Game 3
07-02-16   Sat   10:00am   Palo Alto  14
Bel-Mateo  2
  Game 4
Congratulations to Palo Alto, District 6 14 Year Old Champions!

District 6, 15 Year Old All Star Tournament
PABR, Baylands Athletic Center
    directions

06-29-16   Wed   5:00pm Bel-Mateo Red  9
  Bel-Mateo Blue  7
  Game 1
06-29-16   Wed   8:00pm Palo Alto  0
  MVBR  2
  Game 2
06-30-16   Thurs   5:00pm Bel-Mateo Blue  5
  Palo Alto  4
  Game 3
06-30-16   Thurs   8:00pm Bel-Mateo Red  4
  Mountain View  1
  Game 4
07-01-16   Fri   7:00pm Bel-Mateo Blue  7
  Mountain View  10
  Game 5
07-02-16   Sat   11:00am Bel-Mateo Red  1
  Mountain View  6
  Game 6
07-02-16   Sat   2:00pm Bel-Mateo Red  2
  Mountain View  10
  Game 7
Congratulations to Mountain View, District 6 15 Year Old Champions!

MVBR 15s Battle Back From Losers Bracket to Take District 6 Championship The Hard Way!

posted Jul 2, 2016, 8:40 PM by William Walstrom   [ updated Jul 22, 2016, 10:25 PM ]

2016 District 6 15 Year Old Champions
Back row:  Coach Jeff Brush, George Fisher, Max Soria, John Andrade, Nate Cardoso, Noah Thurm, Coach Rick Moore Sr. Bottom row: Zach Chow, Caleb Charonnet, Michael Capote, Johnny Young, Ryan Baum, CJ Roulo. Missing:  Coach Joseph Perez, Manager Rickey Moore Jr. Players Zach Espiritu and Cole Baker

District 6 a5 Year Old Bracket

In the 13 year old tournament held at McKelvy Park, Mountain View finished second to winner Palo Alto.  In the 14 year old tournament at Belmont Sports Complex, Mountain View finished third, behind first place Palo Alto, and second place Bel-Mateo.

IOOF Finishes First and Wins Playoffs

posted Jul 1, 2016, 11:30 AM by William Walstrom   [ updated Jul 1, 2016, 11:30 AM ]

IOOF won an incredibly competitive 2016 regular season and took first in the playoffs to cap a great 2016 season.  Congratulations to IOOF, the Mountain View Babe Ruth baseball 2016 Champions!

2016 Final Standings


Team Wins Losses
IOOF
9
6
Eagles 9 6
Goetz
9
6
Armadillo Willy's
8 7
Colonial
8
7
Helming's 2 13
 

2016 League Playoffs

Game 1 -- Sunday June 19, 2016
#3 Goetz  10   #6 Helmings  0

Game 2 -- Tuesday June 21, 2016
#4 Armadillo's Willy's  3   #5 Colonial  10

Game 3 -- Thursday, June 23, 2016
#1 IOOF 12   #3 Goetz  7

Game 4 -- Friday, June 24, 2016
#2 Eagles  8   #5 Colonial   2

Championship Game 1 – Saturday, June 25, 2016
#1 IOOF  4   #2 Eagles  2

Michael Capote Wins 2016 MVBR Callahan Award

posted Jul 1, 2016, 9:12 AM by William Walstrom   [ updated Jul 16, 2016, 9:44 AM ]

Michael Capote was selected as the recipient of the 2016 Mountain View Babe Ruth Baseball Callahan Award. Each year one player receives the award in recognition of their :Sportsmanship and Hustle” and for being “A Player That Each Coach Would Want To Have On Their Team.”

Michael Capote 2016 MVBR Callahan Award Winner

15U Goes 2-2 in 2015 State Tournament

posted Jul 27, 2015, 11:48 AM by William Walstrom   [ updated Jul 27, 2015, 11:50 AM ]

Mountain View Babe Ruth Baseball's 15U All Star team compiled a 2-2 record at the Northern California State tournament held at Palo Alto Baylands Park.

The team started off on Saturday with a 12-4 win over East Sacramento. On Sunday, the team ran into eventual tournament champion Tri-Valley and were shut out 10-0. Bouncing back on Monday, Mountain View stayed alive with a 5-1 win over Oakland.  On Tuesday, their postseason came to and end as they were on the losing end of a hard-fought 5-3 loss to Ukiah. 

Great job boys!

Mountain View 12  East Sacramento 4
Tri-Valley 10  Mountain View 0
Mountain View 5  Oakland 1
Ukiah 5  Mountain View  3

Colin Homan Named Recipient of the 2015 Callahan Award

posted Jul 9, 2015, 7:42 PM by William Walstrom   [ updated Jul 11, 2015, 7:50 AM ]

Colin Homan was named the recipient of the 2015 Mountain View Babe Ruth Baseball Callahan Award. The award, voted on by all the coaches, is given to the player who best exemplifies "Sportsmanship and Hustle" and is "A player that each coach would want on their team."

Cloin Holman Recipient of the 2015 Callahan Award

Colonial Mortuary 2015 Spring Season Champions

posted Jul 6, 2015, 2:30 PM by William Walstrom   [ updated Jul 3, 2016, 9:54 AM ]

Congratulations to Colonial Mortuary,
Mountain View Babe Ruth Baseball's 2015 Spring Champions!
Team Colonial 20-15 MVBR League Champions
 

2015 Playoffs

Game 1 -- Tuesday June 23, 2015
#4 Goetz  3   #5 Eagles  2

Game 2 -- Thursday, June 25, 2015
#1 Colonial  5   #4 Goetz  3

Game 3 -- Thursday, June 25, 2015
#2 IOOF  7   #3 Helming's  4

Championship Game – Friday, June 16, 2015
#2 IOOF  3   #1 Colonial   2

Championship Game 2 – Friday, June 16, 2015
#1 Colonial  11   #2 IOOF  9

Helmings 2014 Spring Season Champions

posted Dec 10, 2014, 6:56 AM by William Walstrom   [ updated Feb 4, 2017, 6:08 PM ]

Congratulations to Helmings for its championship season!
2014 Spring Regular Season Chamopions Helmings

2014 Playoffs
Tuesday 6/24     7 pm    Goetz (#4)   v. Eagles (#5)
            Final Score:   Eagles 9   Goetz  4
Thursday 6/26    7 pm   Helmings (#1) v. Eagles (#5)
             Final Score:   Eagles 6   Helmings 2
Friday  6/27         7 pm   Colonial  (#2)  v.  I.O.O.F  (#3)
           Final Score:   IOOF  12   Colonial 8  (8 innnings)
Saturday  6/28    4 pm   I.O.O.F.  v. Helmings 
         Final Score:   Helmings 12   I.O.O.F.  2
Saturday 6/28      7 pm   Eagles v. Helmings
         Final Score:   Helmings 8    Eagles   2


Final Regular Season Standings

Helmings   11   4   1
Colonial   11   5
I.O.O.F.    7   8   1
Goetz       7   9
Eagles      3  13

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