The Kelowna Heat came away with a third-place showing at their U12B tournament last weekend at High Noon Park.
After going 2-1 in the round robin, the Heat—consisting of players from Kelowna, West Kelowna, Summerland, Enderby and the Kootenays—sat in fifth place in the tournament’s gold bracket.
In a must-win Sunday in the quarterfinals, Kelowna delivered with an 8-1 win over the Richmond Islanders ‘05 team.
In the semifinals, the Heat fell to the unbeaten Langley Xtreme 05 who were 35-0 this season.
Kelowna rebounded in the bronze medal game with a 12-1 win over the North Shore Stars.
Next stop for the Heat is the Softball B.C. provincials, July 14 to 16 in Ridge Meadows.