American Legion World Series - Day 3

Fans celebrated Military Appreciation Day at Keeter Stadium as American Legion World Series tournament play continues. Photos by Ryan Young
An view of Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium as the sun sets during Game 9 of the 2019 American Legion World Series between Destrehan, La. Post 366 and Albuquerque, N.M. Post 13 in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
An view of Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium as the sun sets during Game 9 of the 2019 American Legion World Series between Destrehan, La. Post 366 and Albuquerque, N.M. Post 13 in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
The American Legion riders take a lap around the field prior to Game 7 of the 2019 American Legion World Series between Shrewsbury, Mass. Post 397 and Idaho Falls, Idaho Post 56 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
The American Legion riders take a lap around the field prior to Game 7 of the 2019 American Legion World Series between Shrewsbury, Mass. Post 397 and Idaho Falls, Idaho Post 56 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Members of Idaho Falls, Idaho Post 56 wear patriotic socks during Game 7 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Shrewsbury, Mass. Post 397 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Members of Idaho Falls, Idaho Post 56 wear patriotic socks during Game 7 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Shrewsbury, Mass. Post 397 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Ryan Conant of Shrewsbury, Mass. Post 397 throws to first base in the first inning of Game 7 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Idaho Falls, Idaho Post 56 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Ryan Conant of Shrewsbury, Mass. Post 397 throws to first base in the first inning of Game 7 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Idaho Falls, Idaho Post 56 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Fans representing Shrewsbury, Mass. Post 397 hold up signs and pictures of the players during Game 7 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Idaho Falls, Idaho Post 56 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Fans representing Shrewsbury, Mass. Post 397 hold up signs and pictures of the players during Game 7 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Idaho Falls, Idaho Post 56 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Cole Hage of Fargo, N.D. Post 2 celebrates as he rounds the bases following his two-run home run in the first inning of Game 8 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Randolph Co., N.C. Post 45 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Cole Hage of Fargo, N.D. Post 2 celebrates as he rounds the bases following his two-run home run in the first inning of Game 8 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Randolph Co., N.C. Post 45 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Medal of Honor recipient Hal Fritz addresses the crowd prior to Game 8 of the 2019 American Legion World Series between Fargo, ND Post 2 and Randolph Co., NC Post 45 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Medal of Honor recipient Hal Fritz addresses the crowd prior to Game 8 of the 2019 American Legion World Series between Fargo, ND Post 2 and Randolph Co., NC Post 45 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Past National Commander Dan Ludwig reads the Sportsmanship Code prior to Game 8 of the 2019 American Legion World Series between Fargo, ND Post 2 and Randolph Co., NC Post 45 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Past National Commander Dan Ludwig reads the Sportsmanship Code prior to Game 8 of the 2019 American Legion World Series between Fargo, ND Post 2 and Randolph Co., NC Post 45 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Alex Cortez of Idaho Falls, Idaho Post 56 throws to first base in the third inning of Game 7 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Shrewsbury, Mass. Post 397 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Alex Cortez of Idaho Falls, Idaho Post 56 throws to first base in the third inning of Game 7 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Shrewsbury, Mass. Post 397 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Colton Frey of Fargo, N.D. Post 2 goofs around with one of the bat boys during Game 8 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Randolph Co., N.C. Post 45 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Colton Frey of Fargo, N.D. Post 2 goofs around with one of the bat boys during Game 8 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Randolph Co., N.C. Post 45 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Veteran members of the Shelby Police Department, past veterans, and current National Guard members are honored during an on-field ceremony at the 2019 American Legion World Series at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Veteran members of the Shelby Police Department, past veterans, and current National Guard members are honored during an on-field ceremony at the 2019 American Legion World Series at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Veteran members of the Shelby Police Department, past veterans, and current National Guard members are honored during an on-field ceremony at the 2019 American Legion World Series at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Veteran members of the Shelby Police Department, past veterans, and current National Guard members are honored during an on-field ceremony at the 2019 American Legion World Series at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Grounds crew members make last minute adjustments to the field prior to Game 9 of the 2019 American Legion World Series between Destrehan, La. Post 366 and Albuquerque, N.M. Post 13 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Grounds crew members make last minute adjustments to the field prior to Game 9 of the 2019 American Legion World Series between Destrehan, La. Post 366 and Albuquerque, N.M. Post 13 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Damien Roddy of Albuquerque, N.M. Post 13 warms up in the on-deck circle during Game 9 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Destrehan, La. Post 366 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Damien Roddy of Albuquerque, N.M. Post 13 warms up in the on-deck circle during Game 9 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Destrehan, La. Post 366 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Ron Franklin of Destrehan, La. Post 366 has a laugh in the dugout during Game 9 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Albuquerque, N.M. Post 13 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Ron Franklin of Destrehan, La. Post 366 has a laugh in the dugout during Game 9 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Albuquerque, N.M. Post 13 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
T.J. Thomas of Destrehan, La. Post 366 sprints to first base during Game 9 of the 2019 Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion, N.C., . Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion.
T.J. Thomas of Destrehan, La. Post 366 sprints to first base during Game 9 of the 2019 Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion, N.C., . Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion.
Roy Jennings of Albuquerque, N.M. Post 13 throws the ball to the infield during Game 9 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Destrehan, La. Post 366 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Roy Jennings of Albuquerque, N.M. Post 13 throws the ball to the infield during Game 9 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Destrehan, La. Post 366 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Damien Roddy of Albuquerque, N.M. Post 13 prepares to take the field during Game 9 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Destrehan, La. Post 366 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion
Damien Roddy of Albuquerque, N.M. Post 13 prepares to take the field during Game 9 of the 2019 American Legion World Series against Destrehan, La. Post 366 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C. Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion