THE FIGHTING 63RD: Welcome

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL

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2014 Tawa Run Classic Champs

 

OTTAWA  LEGION  BASEBALL

....nothing else like it!

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Final Record 13-12-1

BREAKING......Post 63 Skipper Todd Schimmoeller has stepped down after 3 yrs at the helm. Todd's enthusiasm and boundless energy will be sorely missed. The Post 63 family wishes him good luck and Godspeed in all his future endeavors !

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  Efforts will be made to find a new Head Coach-Mgr , we hope that someone steps up to fill the position. Applicants must have team management skills, and be able to pass a background check.  Preferably, applicants should have high school, college, or professional coaching experience. If interested in applying or obtaining a job description, please email Dave Kersh at davekersh56@gmail.com

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NEXT UP....fundraising Bus Excursion to Cape Cod Sep 7-13.

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2014 HITTING  LEADERS 

AVG

Jacob Lerch  .473

Clay Grubb  .389

Drew Schierloh  .372

Trent Phillips  .362

Tyler Zender  .353

RBI

Tyler Zender  22

Jacob Lerch  20

Brad Stolly  15

Blake Hoffman  14

OPS

Jacob Lerch  1.23

Tyler Zender  .871

PITCHING LEADERS

WINS

 Wes Rickenberg 4-1

INNINGS PITCHED

Matt Warnecke 42.1

Wes Rickenberg 39.1

STRIKEOUTS

Wes Rickenberg  59

Clay Grubb  31

ERA

Tanner Schimmoeller  2.21

Wes Rickenberg  2.49

Clay Grubb  2.59

Post 63 salutes The Fighting 63rd all-volunteer coaching staff, Todd Schimmoeller, Mick Meyer, Jordan Laudick, and Ryan Horstman on a job well done!

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BREAKING....the Ottawa Kiwanis and Ag Credit  are the latest to contribute to the Memorial Park Capital Campaign. They join the OG Rotary, and American Legion Post 63 as financial supporters of Ottawa Memorial Park.

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NEW....The History of Night Baseball in Ottawa....Click on Link at Left

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"We need to find a way as a community to work together to fund new lights at Memorial Park, Ottawa Mayor Dean Meyer said, "a lighted ball diamond is a great asset to Memorial Park."

Lima News July 28, 2013 ....click on 'News/Articles' at left to read the entire article

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The Official Band of Ottawa Legion Baseball -- The Village Idiots -- are celebrating 71 years...see link at left.
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"If a team is to reach its potential, each player must be willing to subordinate his personal goals to the good of the team."

~ Bud Wilkinson

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