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By David Scott Slayton,Jeanette Slayton,Nancy Zimmerman

"They began basically as boys. They built right into a group. after which, they became...Champions."

This is the tale of 13 children who dared to chase a dream, a dream they shared as ballplayers, and the lads who guided them each one step of how. They got here jointly - labored not easy jointly, aspired jointly - and jointly, in the summertime of 2015, they shaped a staff that captured the hearts and imaginations of individuals everywhere.

Through sacrifice, fight, and the development of relationships among fathers who needed to harden their sons, and moms who needed to convenience them, this staff of people grew to become unified to at least one goal. accordingly, boys grew to become neighbors, neighbors grew to become teammates, and dealing jointly, they grew to become champions.

This tale is set the championship trip from purple Land to Williamsport in 2015 for the crimson Land Little League team.

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