Tigers take Minor Division crown

Published 3:05 pm Wednesday, July 11, 2007

By Staff
NILES – The Niles F.O.P. Minor League Tigers wrapped up an oustanding season with a win over the Mets in the inaugural Minor League World Series.
The Tigers, who were also the regular season champions, defeated the Mets 16-8 to finish the season with an impressive 18-1 record.
The Mets finished in second place during the regular season and were presented the runner-up trophies for the World Series.
The regular season closing ceremonies were held immediately following the final game.
Special awards were given out to the following individuals:
Home Run King
Joey Covyeou – 8 home runs
Home Run Hitters
Cody Glick – 5
Scott Miller – 1
Dylan Houk – 1
Alex Jasper – 1
Most Valuable Player
Joey Covyeou
Rookie of the Year
Bryce Lennox
Buff Vella Award
Austin Curran
Tough as Nails (best catcher)
Jordan McGregor
Golden Glove
Tyler Phillips