Sam Cawker Honored As June Intercounty League Player of the Month

The Intercounty Baseball League announced today that Welland Catcher Sam Cawker has been named the League's Player of the Month for June. Cawker will be presented with an award from the IBL in recognition of his outstanding performance last month.

Sam Cawker hit .395 during June with a home run and 14 RBI to help keep his Welland Jackfish near the top of the standings. In addition, Sam recorded 6 doubles, 10 walks, and 5 stolen bases.

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About the Intercounty Baseball League (IBL)

The Intercounty Baseball League (IBL) is the top-level baseball league in Canada, boasting ex-major league professional and elite NCAA college baseball players. The 2021 season will mark the IBL’s 102nd in operation. The IBL is one of the longest
continuously operated baseball leagues in the world and serves as a valuable training ground for coaches, umpires, and front office staff. More than 40 IBL players have advanced to Major League Baseball or returned to the IBL following their MLB careers. The league is comprised of teams from Barrie, Brantford, Kitchener, London, Toronto, Guelph, Welland, and Hamilton. For more information, visit