*Ku-Pao won the 2011 Elite Cup championship with a 9-2 win over Shi-Yuan. Ping-Hsueh Chen came on in relief to pick up the W for Ku-Pao. Chen threw 8.1 innings, allowing 2 runs on 4 hits, while K'ing 13. Ku-Pao won its first Elite Cup since 2006 and in the process, earned 500 K NT. Runner-Up Shi-Yuan earned 300 K NT.
*Ping-Zhen earned 3rd in the tourney with a 10-0 victory over Mei-Ho. Ping-Zhen HS picked up 200 K NT in prize money.
*Tourney Awards - a Ku-Pao Sweep
MVP: Ping-Hsueh Chen (Ku-Pao)
Top Pitcher: Ping-Hsueh Chen (Ku-Pao) - 2 W's, 15.1 IP, 0 ER, 25 K's
HR King: Hung-Sheng Yang (Ku-Pao) - 1
Top BA: Chih-Yu Lin (Ku-Pao) - .500
RBI King: Chih-Yu Lin (Ku-Pao) - 7
*Ku-Pao held on to defeat Ping-Zhen 9-8 in 10 innings in one semifinal. Ku-Pao slugger Hung-Sheng Yang led the way by cracking a 2-run home run in the 2nd inning and was 2-4 with 3 RBI.
*Shi-Yuan moved on to the finals by shutting out Mei-Ho 4-0. Shi-Yuan starter Chih-Wei Hu was the star with a CG 3 hit shutout. Hu K'd 9 and walked 6 while topping out at 143 kph.
Taiwan will host the 2013 WBC Qualifying Round in November of next year.