From Friday the 24th till Sunday 26th of August, the Open Men’s State Championships were held at Redlands. Over the three days, 14 men's teams from across the State showcased their talent against some of the best male softballers in Australia.
Toowoomba 1, Redlands Green, Ipswich and Redlands Red made up the top four teams in the Queensland Cup with Mackay, Logan City, Redcliffe and Gladstone the top four in the Open Championship after the round robin games.
Redlands Green took out the Queensland Cup once again after a close grand final win against Ipswich, with the final score 1 runs to 0. In the Open State Championship Logan City narrowly defeated Redcliffe 5 runs to 4.
Congratulations to the following teams:
Winner: Fourex Trophy Redlands Green
Runner Up: South Brisbane Trophy Ipswich
Best Defensive Team: National Taxation Trophy Redlands Green
MVP of the Grand Final Lester Nathan Memorial Trophy Andrew Blackshaw
Winner: City of Hervey Bay Trophy Logan City
Runner Up: Mount Isa Trophy Redcliffe
Final Positions:1. Redlands Green
3. Toowoomba 1
4. Redlands Red
6. South Brisbane
7. Brisbane Red
8. Logan City
12. Mount Isa
13. Toowoomba 2
14. Brisbane White
To view the results newsletter for the Open Men, please click here