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BGSD Men's Tournament & HR Derby/Golden Arm/Fastest Men Tomorrow!


2014 BGSD Men's Tournament Bracket

The 11th-Annual BGSD Men's Tournament is tomorrow, Saturday, August 16! The eleven-team, double-elimination tournament will be taking be taking place at Forest Hill Park in Cleveland Heights. Check out the tournament bracket for the full schedule of events.

8:30 - Games Begin!
12:00 - 1:30 - Hom Run Derby, Golden Arm, Fastest Man
1:30 - Games Resume

Good luck to all the teams and contestants!

Paradise Island Wins BGSD Coed Tournament


Paradise Island - 2014 BGSD Coed Champions

The top-ranked BGSD Coed team, Paradise Island from Euclid, did not disappoint in this year's BGSD Coed Tournament. Paradise came into the tournament undefeated at 20-0, and left the tournament with a 3-0 record, completing an impressive undefeated season! They had to go through three tough teams, including perennial contender Scalpers from Mayfield Heights, Too Legit to Quit from Lakewood (23-0, No.2-ranked BGSD Coed team), and top-ranked Bedford team, Wing Warehouse, in the finals. The other teams to participate were Fun Game Sports from Bedford and Parker Hannifin from Mayfield Heights.

Thanks to all the teams for participating in what was a competitive tournament, and congratulations to Paradise Island!

BGSD Coed Tournament Bracket


2014 BGSD Coed Tournament Bracket

The BGSD Coed Tournament is tomorrow, Saturday, August 9! Six of the top coed teams in the area, including the top three-ranked teams in the entire BGSD universe, will be vying for the title of "2014 BGSD Coed Champion." The tournament will start at 9 AM at Forest Hill Park in Cleveland Heights, but feel free to check out the bracket for further game times.

Good luck to all the teams!

Now Accepting Registration for BGSD Men and Coed Tournaments


The Top 75 Men/Coed teams are invited to participate in the BGSD touraments.  Please contact BGSD if interested!

The dates and location for the 2014 BGSD Invitational Tournaments have been set:

Coed Tournament: Saturday, August 9

Men's Tournament: Saturday, August 16

All tournaments this year will be played at Forest Hill Park in Cleveland Heights. The Coed tournament will take place first, while the Men's tournament will take place the following week. The Top 75 Men's and Coed Teams qualify for their respective tournament. If interested in participating, contact BGSD!

Player of the Year Chase Rankings


Morgan McIntyre

The 2014 Player of the Year Chase rankings for this week are out, and taking over the top spot for the men is Morgan McIntyre of RLN Home Health Care in the Mayfield Village Competitive league. Through 15 games, McIntyre has belted an impressive 12 home runs, while posting a .730 batting average. Leading the way for the Women is Jen Romen of of PJ McIntyre's of the Fairview Park Women's league. For the Coed Players of the Year Chase, John Rivera and Katie Kiechel of Bedford Coed and Euclid Coed, respectively, hold the top spots.

At the end of the year in August, the players holding the #1 spot for the Men, Women, Coed Men, and Coed Women will be recognized and given a plaque on the field at a Lake County Captains game! Check to see if you are on any of the lists!

Top Teams Rankings


The BGSD Top Teams Rankings are out for Men, Coed, and Women. Service Master by Disaster Reconstruction of Mayfield Village Competitive Men and Paradise Island of Euclid Coed held on to the top spots for the Men and Coed, respectively. However, PJ McIntyre's of Fairview Park Women overtook Tim Lally Chevrolet of Mayfield Heights Women for the top spot for the Women.

It should be an exciting race all summer! Check where YOUR team ranks!

Top Softball Players - 8/15/2014

1. Morgan McIntyre

Team: RLN Home Health Care

League: Mayfield Village Competitive


2. Howie Krauss

Team: ServiceMaster by Disaster Recon

League: Mayfield Village Competitive


3. Luke Adkins

Team: C&M Transport/Firehouse

League: Mayfield Village Competitive


1. Brian Clark

Team: Cross Country Mortgage

League: Bedford Mon/Wed Coed


2. Jacob Bauman

Team: Twerk That Pitch

League: Bedford Mon/Wed Coed


3. Jasen Fonner

Team: Paradise Island

League: Euclid Coed


1. Jamie Smrdel

Team: Sports-n-Sports/Dave's Cosmic Subs

League: Euclid Women


2. Krisy Booher

Team: Sports-n-Sports/Dave's Cosmic Subs

League: Euclid Women


3. Lisa Tekavec

Team: Sports-n-Sports/Dave's Cosmic Subs

League: Euclid Women


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Women's Softball
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Top Softball Teams - 8/15/2014
#1 Men's Team

Natural Light

Lakewood Sunday-Day High Men

#1 Coed Team

Paradise Island

Euclid Coed

#1 Women's Team

Sports-n-Sports/Dave's Cosmic Subs

Euclid Women

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News Archive
1.5.11 Lake County Captains Come Aboard in 2011! BGSD proudly names the Lake County Captains as its newest sponsor! The Captains have agreed to sponsor the players of the week for all softball leagues for the entire 2011 summer season. This sponsorship awards the players of the week two free tickets to a Captains home game. Not to be forgotten, teammates of the player of the week can purchase Captains' tickets at a 30% discounted rate. Additionally, the Captains will host a BGSD Awards Night on August 31 at Classic Park, home of the Captains. On the field before the game, the BGSD Players of the Year will be given awards for their accomplishments. Here is the link to the full agreement. We at BGSD would like to thank the Captains for their sponsorship!
10.6.10 Lake Erie Monsters are our newest sponsor!. We are proud to announce that the Lake Erie Monsters are BGSD's newest sponsor. The Monsters have agreed to donate ticket vouchers for the players of the week for our basketball and hockey leagues.
10.12.09 New for Basketball 2009: League MVP Race! One of our most popular features for softball is unquestionably the League MVP race. BGSD's top secret formula calculates the top offensive performers in the league and ranks them throughout the season, with the top player getting coveted bragging rights. This year, we are excited to announce that we have added the MVP race to all our basketball leagues. Quite a lot of work was put into developing a formula to rate and rank the players in each league, and we hope you enjoy this new feature. The first basketball leagues are underway, you can see the formula in action on the pages for the Cleveland Heights Men's and Women's Winter basketball leagues.
9.14.09 Hockey! Hockey! Hockey! BGSD is excited to announce the addition of the East Side Hockey League to our lineup. The adult recreational league plays its games at Thornton Park Arena in Shaker Heights on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday nights, and is the first hockey league to use BGSD's stats since the BGSD.com website was launched. We look forward to providing the players stats this season! Stats will be posted on our hockey page.
If you or your child play hockey and would like to get a richer experience, with complete player and goalie statistics posted here on our website and for yourself or coaches in hard copy, please contact us at 216-382-4872, or email vbenander@bgsd.com.
10.25.08 ZENN Wins "Major Fun" Award - Major Fun has honored ZENN with it's "Major Fun - Family" Award! Major Fun gives awards to games that make people laugh, are original, and easy to understand and teach. Here is an excerpt from the review: "The game of Zenn is an invitation to chip-flicking at its finest...This is what makes Zenn Major FUN - the elegance and subtlety of the design, the almost intuitive clarity of the goals, the many, many different ways to play; and the sheer delight of the game mechanics." Lean more about ZENN.
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