02/09/2023 1 Minute Read

Spectrum Praha triumphs in the Men's Softball Europe Cup 2023

In the final of the Men's Softball Europe Cup, Spectrum Praha (CZE) clinched the gold medal with a resounding 10-2 victory over DVH Amstelveen (NED). Deurne Spartans (BEL) won the bronze medal.

Gold Medal: Spectrum Praha (CZE) VS DVH Amstelveen (NED): 10-2
In the final of the Men's Softball Europe Cup, Spectrum Praha (CZE) topped DVH Amstelveen (NED) in five innings in the gold medal game of the Men's Softball Europe Cup. In the first inning, KUBÁT scored on a sacrifice fly by RYŠAVÝ. The Czechs then scored five runs to make it 6-0.

The Dutch reacted: SOKOL (temporary runner for POELMAN) and PRINS scored on a triple by PETER.

In the fourth inning, MERTL scored one more run for the Czechs when KUBÁT hit a single, and in the fifth inning, three more runs were scored to take the result to 10-2, the final result of the game.

Deurne Spartans (BEL) VS DVH Amstelveen (NED): 1-8
DVH Amstelveen (NED) consistently hit throughout the game, scoring twice in the first, three times in the second, once in the third, and once in the fourth inning (7-0).

DE VRIENDT scored for the Deurne Spartans (BEL) on a hit by TOKA in the fifth inning to avoid the mercy rule and take the game to 7-1.

In the bottom of the sixth, with two out, PRINS reached on an error and scored thanks to the triple by PETER to take the DVH Amstelveen (NED) in the final of the Men's Softball Europe Cup against Spectrum Praha (CZE).

Deurne Spartans (BEL) won the bronze medal of the Men's Softball Europe Cup.

Softball Europe Cup Final Standings:
1: Spectrum Praha (CZE)
2: DVH Amstelveen (NED)
3: Deurne Spartans (BEL)
4: Vennep Flyers (NED)
5: Stags (GBR)
6: MRKI Medvedi (CRO)
7: Meteors (GBR)
8: VSC Sweden (SWE)

Cover photo by Danny Vroemen