BASEBALL Fiji’s under-15 team returned with a bronze medal after competing for the first time at the U15 Oceania Championship in New Zealand.
The team defeated New Caledonia to win third place and a bronze medal after earlier losses to Australia and New Zealand.
Team manager Inoke Niubalavu said the championship was an eye-opener for Baseball Fiji as it was the first time that the team participated in an age-group championship.
“Our participation at the U15 Oceania Championship was the culmination of six years hard work and dedication by our athletes,” he said.
Inoke said they had no expectations entering the championship.
“This was more a learn…