ORHMA slo-pitch tourney a big success

DORCHESTER, ON—London, ON’s hospitality community gathe

Boston Pizza Wonderland won the tournament's Recreational B Division Award.

Boston Pizza Wonderland won the tournament's Recreational B Division Award.

DORCHESTER, ON—London, ON’s hospitality community gathered in mid-August for the Ontario Restaurant Hotel & Motel Association’s (ORHMA) fifth annual London Region Hospitality Slo-Pitch Tournament.

“The tournament has grown in its success from having 12 teams in its first year of operation to this year’s 32 teams totaling over 400 participants,” Stacy King, regional chair for the ORHMA London Region, said in a release.

London Area Westmount Hotels presented the tournament’s Intermediate Division award to Pizza Hut (The Wiserhood); StationPark All Suite Hotel presented the Recreational A Division award to Montana’s Restaurant; and Buffalo Wild Wings presented the Recreational B Division award to Boston Pizza Wonderland.

King extended “a BIG thank-you to all prizing donations, participants and sponsors who have made this event such a huge success.”

This year’s key sponsors included Slo-Pitch City, Slo-Pitch Ontario, Voyageur Transportation Services, Sysco Foods, English Bay Cookies, BF Canada and Southwest Ontario Tourism Corporation.

In addition, King is looking forward to another great Slo-Pitch tournament next year and wanted to remind everyone to stay tuned for details regarding the upcoming First Annual London Hospitality Awards Banquet, to be held in January, 2015.