PHOTOS: Greenwich Wiffle Ball Tournament Ends In Upset for Greenwich Boys

A player hurls a pitch toward the strike zone, July 22, 2017 Credit: Matt Bonaparte

On Saturday the Eastern Civic Center was the venue for the Greenwich’s annual Wiffleball Tournament sponsored by Garden Catering.

Many residents came out to show off their wiffle ball skills. 28 teams of 4-5 players competed in the tournament.

There were several father and son based teams, but mostly there were closely knit groups of friends eager to get their hands on the trophy being presented to the winner of the tournament.

The first place trophy being grasped by the organizers of the event, Adam Franchella and Collin Thaw, July 22, 2017 Credit: Matt Bonaparte

The first place trophy being grasped by the organizers of the event, Adam Franchella and Collin Thaw, July 22, 2017 Credit: Matt Bonaparte

Winners:

First Place:

Certified to Wiff were winners of the first Garden Catering Wiffle Ball tournament. July 22, 2017 Credit: Matt Bonaparte

Certified to Wiff were winners of the first Garden Catering Wiffle Ball tournament. July 22, 2017 Credit: Matt Bonaparte

Second Place:

The Second Place team, from Greenwich, grasps their trophy after battling it out in extra innings, July 22, 2017 Credit: Matt Bonaparte

Third Place:

Third Place team poses with their trophy, July 22, 2017 Credit: Matt Bonaparte

The event overall was a success and players were all fed by Garden Catering and entertained by the numerous games going on around the field.

Event Organizer, Adam Franchella hustles to make a play, July 22, 2017 Credit: Matt Bonaparte

Event Organizer, Adam Franchella hustles to make a play, July 22, 2017 Credit: Matt Bonaparte

Eden Farms pitcher, Matt Condon, hurls a pitch toward a batter from the opposing team during the championship game, July 22, 2017 Credit: Matt Bonaparte

A player is greeted by his teammates at home plate after launching a home run, July 22, 2017 Credit: Matt Bonaparte

July 22, 2017 Credit: Matt Bonaparte

Rick Franchella makes a valiant effort at a ball in order to get the runner out running to first, July 22, 2017 Credit: Matt Bonaparte

A player from, Certified to Wiff, pitches toward the batter hoping he can blow it by him for a strike, The event overall was a success, the residents attending were fed by Garden Catering as well as entertained by the numerous games going on around the field.

Players celebrate at home plate after their teammate hits a home run to win the game, July 22, 2017 Credit: Matt Bonaparte

Certified to Wiff celebrates on the field after sealing their championship game victory, July 22, 2017 Credit: Matt Bonaparte


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