Members of the 2015 Garner Nationals American Legion Baseball team, which became the first team to win three consecutive Area I championships in the last half-century were (front row, from left) Bat Boys Ty Cook and Tristen Cook, (middle row) Troy Maslowski, Vincent Addona, Brian Martschenko, Robbie Frongello, Nathan Farakash, Mason Medlin, Cole Hinnant, (back row) Zeke Barefoot, Kyle Hawley, Matthew Barefoot, Matt Duckworth, Michael Merryman, Sully Keele, Sammy Chapman, Trevor Heasley and Manager Chris Cook. Team members Diego Guerrero, Langdon Wilson, Ryan Lee and Assistant Coach Richard Clement are not pictured.
Members of the 2015 Garner Nationals American Legion Baseball team, which became the first team to win three consecutive Area I championships in the last half-century were (front row, from left) Bat Boys Ty Cook and Tristen Cook, (middle row) Troy Maslowski, Vincent Addona, Brian Martschenko, Robbie Frongello, Nathan Farakash, Mason Medlin, Cole Hinnant, (back row) Zeke Barefoot, Kyle Hawley, Matthew Barefoot, Matt Duckworth, Michael Merryman, Sully Keele, Sammy Chapman, Trevor Heasley and Manager Chris Cook. Team members Diego Guerrero, Langdon Wilson, Ryan Lee and Assistant Coach Richard Clement are not pictured. COURTESY OF THE GARNER NATIONALS COURTESY OF THE GARNER NATIONALS
Members of the 2015 Garner Nationals American Legion Baseball team, which became the first team to win three consecutive Area I championships in the last half-century were (front row, from left) Bat Boys Ty Cook and Tristen Cook, (middle row) Troy Maslowski, Vincent Addona, Brian Martschenko, Robbie Frongello, Nathan Farakash, Mason Medlin, Cole Hinnant, (back row) Zeke Barefoot, Kyle Hawley, Matthew Barefoot, Matt Duckworth, Michael Merryman, Sully Keele, Sammy Chapman, Trevor Heasley and Manager Chris Cook. Team members Diego Guerrero, Langdon Wilson, Ryan Lee and Assistant Coach Richard Clement are not pictured. COURTESY OF THE GARNER NATIONALS COURTESY OF THE GARNER NATIONALS

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