AJ Reiter, 17, is a member of the SOMBA Tigers U18 AAA B.C. Minor Baseball team which has returned to Penticton after a six-year absence. In addition to handling some of the pitching duties AJ can be found at third base. He started playing baseball at the age four and enjoys all aspects of the game, in particular hitting. In the off season he enjoys playing hockey.

AJ Reiter, Athlete of the Week

SOMBA Tiger’s AJ Reiter is the Athlete of the Week

AJ Reiter, 17, is a member of the SOMBA Tigers U18 AAA B.C. Minor Baseball team which has returned to Penticton after a six-year absence. In addition to handling some of the pitching duties AJ can be found at third base. He started playing baseball at the age four and enjoys all aspects of the game, in particular hitting. In the off season he enjoys playing hockey.

To report a typo, email: editor@pentictonwesternnews.com.

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

ECM atoms bring home the silver from Coquitlam tourney

The ECM Promotions atom team finished runners up in a minor hockey tournament in Coquitlam

WEB POLL: Would you like to see a new highway built between B.C. and Central Alberta?

Building another highway through the mountains would shave 95 km from Kamloops to Red Deer

World Cup skier and Penticton native, Brayden Kuroda, dies at 19

Kuroda, who made his World Cup debut earlier this year, passed away suddenly Monday night.

Okanagan rinks have mixed results as BC Seniors Curling finals begin

A total of 15 rinks are competing in Vernon for right to go to nationals in Manitoba

Penticton Vees to open first round of playoffs against West Kelowna

Penticton will come into the series as heavy favourites against the Warriors.

VIDEO: 7 things you need to know about the 2020 B.C. budget

Surplus of $227 million with big spending on infrastructure and capital projects

Okanagan Spring Wine Festival tickets now on sale

The festival takes place from Apr. 30. to May. 17.

Trees Cannabis director fined $1.5M for selling marijuana

Fine follows provincial crackdown on popular dispensary

Coastal GasLink pipeline investor committed to closing deal despite protests

Developer TC Energy Corp. — formerly TransCanada Corp. — is to remain the operator of the $6.6-billion pipeline

New highway proposed between Alberta and B.C.

The route would connect Red Deer to Kamloops

What’s in a name? The story of Revelstoke’s Mt. Begbie

It’s likely the iconic peak had several Indigenous peoples’ names before settlers arrived

Budget 2020: B.C. Liberals blast ‘Netflix tax,’ lack of economic plan

ICBC rates still go up, except in election year, Shirley Bond says

Maggie and Tim: A residential school survivor and her son who died on B.C. streets

Part one of a two-part series on a young man’s tragic death and his mother’s survival through hardship

Most Read