Graeme Thompson of the Victoria Eagles slides into third. The Eagles won both games of their opening day double-header against the North Island Blizzard

Eagles see red, sweep Blizzard to open bantam baseball season

Victoria Eagles bantam baseball season underway at Carnavon Park

The Victoria Red Eagles won both games of their opening day double-header against the North Island Blizzard, 11-1 and 26-4 at Carnarvon Park on Sunday.

The Red Eagles, one of the Greater Victoria Baseball Association’s two Bantam AAA teams, resume league play April 22 with a doubleheader in Cloverdale.

The Bantam AAA Black Eagles are in action next Sunday in Cowichan.