Opening Day 1989/90 at Cliff Allison Reserve

Opening day 1989/90

This was also the flag unfurling of our 1988/89 Div 1 1st Premiership flag. It had been 23 years since our last 1sts flag in 1966.

We were then situated at Cliff Allison or better known to the baseball fraternity as the Glen Street Reservre which was off Mt Alexander Road.

Opening Day 1989-90 004John Pate, Peter Dihm, Alan Griffith MP, Trevor Mason (Ess Club), Garry Bitmead, Ken Morrison, ??

Opening Day 1989-90 003Peter Dihm (President V.B.A), Don Cornish (President EBC)

Opening Day 1989-90 005John Pate, Don Cornish, Peter Dihm

Opening Day 1989-90 006Ken Morrison, Don Cornish, Trevor Mason

Opening Day 1989-90 007Garry Bitmead, Don Cornish, Trevor Mason

Opening Day 1989-90 019Alan Griffiths MP

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Opening Day Ken Morrison Don Cornish 1989-90 008Don Cornish giving ball to Ken Morrison to throw 1st Pitch

Opening Day Ken Morrison 1989-90 009Ken Morrison throwing 1st Pitch

Opening Day 1989-90 010Ken Morrison being presented with the ball by catcher Tony Cornish

Opening Day 1989-90 015Starting Pitcher Richard King

Opening Day 1989-90 016Richard King

Opening Day 1989-90 017Richard King to Tony Cornish

Opening Day 1989-90 022Richard King Pickoff to 1st Baseman Michael Gregory

Opening Day 1989-90 021Brendan Edwards lays down the tag…..in the background is Gary (Harry) Uwland

Opening Day 1989-90 014 Garry Bitmead at bat

Opening Day 1989-90 013Darren Snelson at bat

Opening Day 1989-90 012David Patton at bat

Opening Day 1989-90 023Tony Cornish successfully lays the tag

Opening Day 1989-90 011Back Row : Bruce Morrison, David Patton, Andrew Lehmann, Michael Gregory (Coach), Brendan Edwards, Graham Tarrant (Team Manager), Garry Bitmead, Russell Edwards, Richard King

Front Row : Rick Trezise, Paul McIntyre, Tony Cornish, Darren Snelson, Gary Uwland, Jason Hunter, Adrian Cully

Bat Boy kneeling : John Edwards