News Cranbrook 13U Bandits Crowned SlugFest Champions SHARE ON: Bradley Jones, contributor, July 16, 2019 The Cranbrook 13U Bandits with the 2019 SlugFest Championship Bat following their 17-7 win over the Calgary Cubs on Sunday, July 15, 2019. (Supplied by Cranbrook Bandits All-Star Baseball, Facebook) The Cranbrook 13U Bandits are the 2019 Summer SlugFest Champions, winning their home tournament over the weekend. Hosting the Summer SlugFest as Cranbrook’s Kinsmen Quad Ball Park, the 13U Bandits crushed the competition on their way to the tournament title. Going a perfect 4-0 through round-robin, the Bandits punched their ticket straight into Sunday’s Championship. In round-robin action, the 13U Bandits blasted the Kimberley All-Stars 16-1, downed the Calgary Cubs 14-10, shutout the Lethbridge Mounties 15-0, and edged the Inland Empire Astros 3-1. The Calgary Cubs would defeat the Inland Empire Astros 7-4 in the semifinal, earning their spot in Sunday’s final against the Bandits. In the rematch, the Bandits would yet again dominate the Cubs, winning 17-7 en route to be crowned the 2019 Summer SlugFest Champions.