Editor’s note on July 14, 2015: Ellsworth hit a 2 run homer in the 5th last night to give Canada a 2-1 lead against the USA in the Pan-Ams at Toronto, in game they went on to win in 8 innings. Ellsworth drove in, and scored 2 of the 3 runs.
Born: November 8, 1977
Hometown: St. Lawrence, PE
National Team Experience
2006 Pan American Championship (Hermosillo, Mexico) – Silver
2007 International Test Series (Ontario)
2008 Three Nations Challenge (Saskatoon, SK) – Gold
2009 ISF Men’s World Championship (Saskatoon, SK) – Bronze
2012 Pan American Championship (Medellin, Colombia) – Gold
2013 ISF Men’s World Championship (Auckland, New Zealand) – 5th
2014 Pan American Championship (Parana, Argentina) – Bronze
Ellsworth has participated in many Canadian Championships throughout his distinguished softball career, representing his home province of Prince Edward Island as well as teams from Newfoundland and Labrador and Ontario as an import. He is a six-time Canadian Championship All-Star Outfielder (2004-2006, 2010, 2012 and 2014) and was named Top Batter twice (2008 and 2014).
One of the longest serving members of the Men’s National Team, Ellsworth first appeared for Team Canada in 2004 and has played in two ISF World Championships (2009—Bronze and 2013—5th), the 2006 (Silver), 2012 (Gold) and 2014 (Bronze) Pan American Championships as well as several other events.
Click here for the Jeff’s official profile at Softball Canada.
For more at Fastpitch West on Jeff Ellsworth, click here.
Click here for more about the Canada’s Senior Men’s National team.
Canada will be competing at the 2015 WBSC World Championships in Saskatoon, June 26 – July 4, 2015. Their Schedule of games is as follows:
Date Game Time
June 26 Canada vs. Guatemala 6:30pm CDT
June 27 Canada vs. Czech Republic 6:00pm CDT
June 28 Canada vs. New Zealand 3:00pm CDT
June 29 Canada vs. Indonesia 6:00pm CDT
June 30 Canada vs. Argentina 6:00pm CDT
July 1 Canada vs. Great Britain 3:00pm CDT
July 2 Canada vs. Philippines 6:00pm CDT
July 3 Playoff Round TBD
July 4 Playoff Round TBD
July 5 Medal Round TBD
Canada will be competing at the 2015 Pan-American Games in Toronto Canada, July 12-18, 2015. Their Schedule of games is as follows:
Date Game Time
July 12 Canada vs. Mexico 7:00pm EDT
July 13 Canada vs. United States 7:00pm EDT
July 14 Canada vs. Argentina 7:00pm EDT
July 15 Canada vs. Dominican Republic 7:00pm EDT
July 16 Canada vs. Venezuela 4:30pm EDT
July 17 Playoff Round TBD
July 18 Medal Round TBD
For more information on the team, click here.