Chaleur wins Bantam AA U15 provincial baseball title

The Chaleur Blue Jays nabbed first place at the Bantam AA U15 Provincial Baseball Championship in Petit-Rocher.

The Blue Jays beat the Fredericton Royals 17-5 in Sunday's final, and will advance to Atlantics in Summerside, P.E.I., from Sept. 15 to 17.

Chaleur ended the tournament with a 3-1 record, losing only to Atholville in a round-robin game on Friday.

Some 90 players from across New Brunswick were expected to take part in the three-day tournament, which was hosted by the Beresford Minor Baseball Association.