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WOBSC Baseball Player Selected to Represent SA U15

D O'Brein

Dylan O’Brien who has recently made the South African U15 Baseball Team that will be playing in the World Cup in Mexico (July and August 2014).

Dylan O’Brien is 14 years old – he will be 15 in July.  Dylan has to work hard for everything he does – he had lots of Medical problems as a child and so he was permanently in pain – but that did not stop him trying to achieve his goals. Dylan has a passion for running, baseball and softball.   He is a pupil at Westville Boys High School.

Dylan has represented KZN Baseball for the past 6 years and played in provincial tournaments around the country.  In 2011 the KZN won the tournament and had the chance to represent South Africa at the Middle East/Africa Baseball Tournament in Poland.  It was a great opportunity and a lot was learnt.

At the recent interprovincial Baseball Tournament in KZN – a under 15 South African team was selected to go to the World Cup in Mexico at the end of July. There will be 18 Countries represented for more information on the tournament go to International Baseball Federation – this is truly a dream for him as he would one day like to play baseball professional overseas. Continue reading “WOBSC Baseball Player Selected to Represent SA U15”