CANADA TOURNAMENT SUNDAY
July 10 2011
|Scotiabank Canadian Open Fastpitch Women’s|
|Official Game Scores|
|WE-5||China Nanjing University||0||California A’s||4||F||2011-07-10|
|WI-6||Team Venezuela||0||Team USA||8||F||2011-07-10|
|WI-5||Team Japan||2||Team Canada||0||F||2011-07-10|
USA 8, VENEZUELA 0
Chelsea Thomas pitched a 3-hitter with 7 Ks to win over Velasquez in six. Valerie Arioto belted a 2-run home. Kelly Grieve had 3 rbi. May-Johnson had a single rbi.
Canada 2, Australia 0
In the late game, Canada and Australia were scoreless after six. Jen Caira was pitching for host Canada; veteran Justine Smethurst for Australia. Baird and Hayward drove in runs top 7th off Aussie reliever Smart. Note that Canadian Olympians Danielle Lawrie and Jen Salling are not playing; like many USA veteran stars, they are playing professionally in the USA.