Blue Devils hope to bounce back after 2012's fall
Cheney’s Flippo, Gustafson, Harding and Henry will play key roles, coach says
The Spokane Blue Devils AAA American Legion baseball team hopes to rebound from their struggles in 2012 and if coach Tony Byrne has his way a group of Cheney players will play big parts.
Coming off a disappointing 4-15 finish, but still just a game away from a trip to the regional tournament, Byrne will have four former Blackhawks – Austin Harding, Tristan Flippo, Drew Henry and Tyler Gustafson – filling key roles.
In addition to Cheney, the Blue Devils feature players from Shadle Park, North Central, Lewis and Clark, Davenport and Lakeside.
“We lost a lot of guys from the previous se...