Pelikans Bučovice are celebrating their 35th Anniversary. Founded in 1982, started with softball. Since 1990 baseball is being played in Bučovice. Easy start and participation in local leagues, Pelikans made it in 1999 to Moravská baseballová liga and then to Českomoravská liga. In 2008 cause of players shortage A-team broke up. But Pelikans kept working with youth players and some exprienced ones in local competitions. Performance of young players increased and Bučovice made it to 1st league again in 2016.
Pelikans do not forget about the future and keep working with kids. These teams are participating in local leagues and national tournaments. The greatest success was second place in Jihomoravský přebor of juveniles in 2003 and 2006. 5th place at Czech Republic championship in 2004 and 1st place in Jihomoravská oblast in 2006
Pelikans participated at the biggest indoor European baseball tournament in Brno Z. Total 24 teams from Czech republic, Slovakia, Poland, Slovenia and Austria. Pelikans 3rd place in 2006 is their biggest success.
In the best years Pelikans had 85 players, together with a women softball team.
Team is participating at Posledný Strikeout since it´s very first year, when it was only few friendly games.
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