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Laurel Post Legion 60 baseball squad reaches state tournament for fifth straight season

Laurel Post Legion 60 baseball squad reaches state tournament for fifth straight season

Josh Mann was not tagged with a loss as a pitcher until the last game of the season this summer for American Legion Laurel Post 60.

By then, the rising senior at River Hill High had shown he has what it takes to pitch at the college level.

That is, according to Doug Meyer, his pitching coach with Post 60.

“He is definitely a guy that will keep pitching after high school,” said Meyer, a Mount Hebron High graduate who has been the pitching coach for five years for the American Legion team. “He is a strong competitor with a four-pitch arsenal who is very hard to hit when he is on.”

“He wants the ball in big games and he asked for the ball in big games,” Meyer...

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