WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Goldeyes capped off their championship season with a championship party at Shaw Park on Wednesday night.
Two days after beating the Wichita Wingnuts 11-4 in the deciding game of the 2016 American Association (AA) championship series, the Winnipeg Goldeyes brought their championship trophy and banner home and held a celebration for their fans.
The celebration saw the club proudly show off their trophy and banner, and also saw Goldeyes players, coaches and executives address the fans that showed up to help the Goldeyes celebrate.
The Ukrainian community will be celebrated Wednesday night at the Winnipeg Goldeyes game.
It’s the third time the baseball club will honour Ukrainian heritage.
The night includes a variety of Ukrainian music, dance, and cultural displays. Wednesday’s game also features contests and prizes, including a special “Go Goldeyes” perogy eating contest, courtesy of Sevala’s Ukrainian Deli.