U23 Men’s National Softball Championship/U23 Men’s Invitational

Event: U23 Men’s National Softball Championship/U23 Men’s Invitational
Playing for the Laing Harrow Shield + U23 Men’s Invitational Cup
Date: 20-23 July 2016
Venue/location: Blacktown International Sportspark, Blacktown, NSW
Draws/Results: Click Here for competition statistics, draws and results
Invitational Cup Winner: New South Wales
2016 Laing Harrow Shield champions: New South Wales
Defending Laing Harrow Shield champions: Queensland
News: NSW and Queensland claim U23 titles

Teams: New South Wales
Western Australia
*East Kalimantan Softball Association*Ineligible for the Laing Harrow Shield
View all 2016 team lists here

Officials: Technical Delegate – Kylie Bloodworth
Tournament Convenor – Cathy Kerr
Tournament Chief Umpire – Neville Lawrance
Tournament Chief Statistician – Rowena Whittle

Award winners: Most Valuable Player Rhys Shelley (Qld)
  Best Pitcher Nathan Dickinson (NSW)
  Best Batter Hayden Matthews (NSW)
  Player of the Grand Final Leigh Halpin (NSW)

All Tournament Team: Pitcher Nathan Dickinson (NSW)
  Catcher Rhys Shelley (Qld)
  1st Base Jeremy Jemmott (Qld)
  2nd Base Angus Johnson (NSW)
  3rd Base Julian Scott-Davies (Qld)
  Shortstop Matthew Beckett (WA)
  Outfield Connor Cronin (Qld)
  Shannon Goffer (Qld)
  Leigh Halpin (NSW)
  Designated Player Hayden Matthews (NSW)
Sponsors: Australian Sports Commission, Easton, Greatrex, Accor