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Wayne Ball’s 45th Annual West St. Paul Tournament features strong teams

Saturday, July 18th, 2015

WestStPaulTourney.1lr West St. Paul tournament bracket.

WEST ST. PAUL, Minn. – The 45th Annual West St. Paul Men’s Fastpitch Tournament got underway Friday night, July 17 and finishes Sunday afternoon with the championship scheduled for 4:30 p.m. If a second game is needed to decide a champion in the double-elimination format, the game will begin shortly after.

The 12-team field includes several top Midwest teams.

(1) Gallaghers (2) Len’s Auto (3) Kegel Black Nights (4) The Bar (5) Tin Cup (6) Odin Fastpitch (7) Sizzler (8) Ostrander Fastpitch (9) Rice Lake Orangemen (10) Jordan Realty (11) Circle Tap (12) Sawdust City

Under the direction of Wayne Ball, the tournament is being held at the West St. Paul Sports Complex.

See Wayne Ball feature story written in 2012: Ball family supports Dad’s goal in West St. Paul Tournament

The Twin Cities and Minnesota fastpitch scene

Wednesday, June 16th, 2010

The Jordan Realty men’s fastpitch softball team of the Minnesota Twin Cities area has won NAFA Masters Over-40 championships and ASA Masters state tournaments.
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ST. PAUL and MINNEAPOLIS, MN – Kevin Kammueller’s loyalty lies with Jordan Realty and the Minnesota Angels men’s fastpitch softball teams. But when his ball clubs have the weekend off, the right-hander’s phone starts ringing.

“On any given weekend, I can be found playing with any team that needs a pitcher,” said the 44-year-old Kammueller, who began playing fastpitch in his mid-20s. “One of the many jokes about me is that I have a hat from every team in the state.”

And with all those tournaments and all those games, Kammueller has forged an impressive pitching resume.

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