1944 Simcoe Young
Mens Club Junvenile Softball Team
OASA Juvenile "B" Finalists
Left to right, back row: Orland Wells, Doug
King, coach D. Weaver, manager Clarence
Perkins, Jim Mullin, Ray Cannon, Bob Crofoot. Seated: Doug LaPlante,
Bill Beckett, Doug Culvert,
W. Berry, Robt. Haggerty, Eddie Quinn. In
front: bat boy Bill Perkins.
Inserts: L. Lamouroux, Wilf Hickman, D. Kay.
Photo courtesy Jim Bentley.
the 18 Sep 1944 Simcoe
"Clubmen trounced 21-3 in first game of finals ... Orillia Lions
display vast superiority over Simcoe Young Men's Club ... locals have 12
From the 25 Sep 1944 Simcoe Reformer:
"Clubmen lose final round in second game ... Orillia Lions win
Provincial crown, defeating unveniles by score of 18-9 ,,, despite the
lopsided score the local boys displayed an entirely different brand of
ball than they did in the first game here."