Big turnout for ML Legion program means two teams
Medical Lake Legion Post 196 will sponsor teams
Last updated 5/24/2018 at 2:53pm
The way Medical Lake’s AA American Legion baseball coach Austin Sharp figures, part of the tidal wave turnout that greeted he and his coaches is a desire by some of those players to not repeat in 2019 what happened in 2018.
In his first year at the helm, Sharp’s Northeast A League Cardinals finished 3-16. But the nine juniors who endured such a long season want none of that as seniors and playing summer baseball is part of the solution.
“Man, we had a ton of kids tryout,” Sharp said, 29 in all and enough to field both an AA and A teams. One player will float back and forth giving ea...