The Therwil Flyers have won the European Cup Qualifier in Ostrava, Czech Republic. In the final on Saturday the Swiss champion defeated host Arrows Ostrava 10-7. Therwil scored six runs in the last three frames to claim the title. With the ECQ win they have secured a Swiss spot in next year’s CEB Cup.
Originally scheduled for a 2pm start rain pushed the start of the final to 6pm. Both teams didn’t show any rust and scored eight runs in the first three innings for a 4-4 tie. Arrows took the lead in the fifth with a RBI single by Tomas Junec. However Therwil had an answer. Jack Shannon tied the contest with a RBI triple in the seventh and scored the go-ahead run on a single by Sven