Tag Archives: American Legion

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Pitching, defense carrying Post 17 early on

NAUGATUCK — As the Naugatuck Post 17 American Legion baseball team enters the third week of the season, the pitching remains a bit ahead of the batting. “We are getting…

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Deeper Post 17 squad gets season started

NAUGATUCK — The American Legion Post 17 baseball team opened the season last week with some added depth and a come-from-behind win. The deeper roster stems from the Prospect-Beacon Falls…

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Post 17 ends season in style

NAUGATUCK — The end came as all endings do. Heartfelt hugs and some regrets marked the conclusion of the Naugatuck Post 17 American Legion baseball team’s season. Last Thursday at…

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Prospect-Beacon Falls goes out victorious

PROSPECT — The Prospect-Beacon Falls American Legion baseball team honored coach Don Ensero Sr. in the final game of his legendary 55 year coaching career the only way they could…

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Season winding down

The American Legion baseball schedule is grueling with 27 games in six weeks. But when a series of rainouts enter the mix, the chore can become overwhelming at times. Naugatuck…

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Post 17 fighting for playoff lives

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck American Legion baseball team had an opportunity to take control of Zone 5. As they enter the final week of the regular season, Post 17 is…

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Posts 194/25 a tough out

PROSPECT — American Legion baseball teams in Zone 5 better not look at the Prospect-Beacon Falls’ 3-15 record and fall into a false sense of security. Posts 194/25 has proven…

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Post 17 back in the hunt

NAUGATUCK — Redemption in baseball often comes with just one swing of the bat. Post 17 starting pitcher Spencer Dreher got his shot with one out in the bottom of…

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A game of inches

PROSPECT — Baseball has become a game of inches for the Prospect-Beacon Falls American Legion team. Posts 194/25 faced off against the top two teams in Zone 5 last week…

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Post 17 gets back to winning ways

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck American Legion baseball team got off to a 4-1 start and sat tied for the Zone 5 lead before stumbling against the top two competitors. Post…