ML Dirt Dawgs filling needed skills gap
Local Single-A Legion team earns 2022 state appearance
Last updated 6/15/2023 at 8:31am
MEDICAL LAKE – Lance Michaud saw a need when he arrived in Medical Lake for duty at Fairchild Air Force Base as its Food Superintendent in 2019 and he filled it.
Now the West Plains has an additional bridge to fill what was a baseball gap with the formation of the Medical Lake Dirt Dawgs Single-A American Legion team.
"I came up here from Vegas and, you know, they have good club ball down there," Michaud said. His son, A.J., played year-round, minus the three months he took off for basketball.
But to Michaud's surprise, for the ages between Little League and high school ball - 13 to 15 -...