Delaware American Legion Baseball

Delaware American Legion Baseball

88 Years - First Class Baseball for the First State

Since 1926 - "A program of service to the youth of America" and Delaware


Delaware American Legion Baseball 2013

Final Standings
All reported games

(By Total Points)
  1. Stahl Post 30 (67)
  2. Middletown Post 25 (57)
  3. Delaware Post 1 (51)
  4. R.C. Dupont Post 18 (49)
  5. Post 10 Generals (39)
  6. Fox Post 2 (36)*
  7. Delvets Post 1 (33)
  8. Durney Post 27 (21)*
  9. SW Post 6 Patriots (9)*
  10. Milford Post 3 (0)*

(* Team has Forfeits)

[Overall Point Standings]
[2012 Schedule with Results]
[Reported Game Scores by Team]

Weekly Results

State Tournament Seeding
State Tournament participants are the top 8 teams in overall points and seeded by total points earned, unless they have 4 forfeits during the season.


Delaware American Legion Baseball Committee:
Roy S Lamberton, Chmn (Post 6)
Chuck Armbruster (Post 18)
James Bradey (Post 10)
Stan Bradley (Post 30)
Dennis Cini (Post 1)
Ken Roberts (Post 2)
Bob Stevens (Post 30)

Rich Cooper (SAL At Large)

The American Legion Baseball program in Delaware is overseen by a  committee of American Legion members. The current committee has two former State chairmen as members


The Delaware Baseball Coach's Assn (DBCA)

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Theme for DE American Legion Baseball in 2014:

Bring Your Game Up to American Legion Baseball

2014 Tryouts:
April 27:
Delaware Post 1 will host tryouts on Sunday April 27, and May 4th at Wilmington Charter Field at 12:00 Noon. Contact Steve Lex with any questions @ slex@pettinaro.com.

Post 10 Generals -
Tryouts April 27, 1 PM, Christiana High School, contact Kevin Green at Post10Generals@yahoo.com.

R.C. DuPont Post 18
- at Brandywine High School between 4pm and 6:30pm.

Middletown Post 25  Senior  Team will hold tryouts on Sunday, April 27  from 1 to 4 PM at Middletown High School. any questions contact Ed Colaprete at ecolaprete@aol.com

Stahl Post 30 -
Tryouts at Wilson Field - Noon.

May 4:

Delaware Post 1 - at Wilmington Charter Field at 12:00 Noon. Contact Steve Lex with any questions @ slex@pettinaro.com.

R.C. DuPont Post 18 - at Brandywine High School between 4pm and 6:30pm
Want more information on Delaware American Legion Baseball? Contact us at debaseball@delegion.org


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Stahl Post 30 wins 28th State Championship

DE State Champion Stahl Post
                30

Replay the Delaware State Tournament Here using iScore


Recruiting:
[Note: Recruiting Boundaries changed for 2013]

and Here is the Official American Legion Baseball Age Eligibility Chart

The 18 man Team Rosters become official Sunday, June 30th, 2014. Your managers should have made their final player decisions by then. Thanks to all who have participated in American Legion Baseball in Delaware this year. 

Legion LogoWe're Always Updating our History and Alumni

You can find a short history of the Delaware and American Legion Baseball history at our "history" site. We've also updated the list of Legion Baseball Alumni. You'll be amazed at who has played Legion Baseball in Delaware.

Follow the Links to: History and Alumni

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2014 Team Information:

With Rosters (when the season starts)  and Contact Information:
Delaware Post 1
Wilmington
Steve Lex
Sussex West Post 6 Patriots
Seaford - Laurel - Woodbridge
Steve Hearn
Charles F. Durney Post 27
Elsemere area
Bob Manelski

Delvets Post 1
Wilmington
Mike Buono

The Post 10 Generals
Newark - Christiana
Kevin Green

Joseph B. Stahl Post 30
Wilmington - New Castle
Bob Anderson
Fox Post 2
Dover
Zach Carter
R.C. DuPont Post 18 Aviators
Claymont
Chris Maczynski

Milford Post 3
Bill Kent
Middletown Post 25 Firehawks
Appoquinimink-Middletown
Ed Colaprete



2013 Weekly Results


Week 1 (6/2-6/9)
Week 2 (6/10-6/17)
Week3 (6/18 - 6/23)
Week 4 (6/24 - 6/30)
Week 5 (7/1 - 7/7)
Week 6 (7/8 - 7/14)
Week 7 (7/15-7/21)
Week 8 (7/22-7/24)



2012 Weekly Results
2011 Weekly Results
2010 Weekly Results: 2009 Weekly Results:
Week 1 (6/2-7)
Week 2 (6/9-14)
Week 3 (6/16-21)
Week 4 6/23-28)
Week 5: (6/30 - 7/5)
Week 6: (7/7- 12)
Week 7: (7/14-7/19)
Week 8: (7/21-26)
2012 DE State Tournament
Week 1 (6/2-9)
Week 2 (6/9-15)
Week 3 (6/16-6/22)
Week 4 (6/23 - 6/30)
Week 5 (7/1-7/7
Week 6 (7/8-7/14)
Week 7 (7/15-7/23)
2011 DE State Tournament
Week 1 (6/3-11)
Week 2 (612-617)
Week 3 (6/18-6/24)
Week 4 (6/25-7/1)
Week 5 (7/2 - 7/8)
Week 6 (7/11-7/15)
Week 7 7/16-7/28
2010 DE State Tournament
Week 1 (6/4-12)
Week 2 (6/14-6/19)
Week 3 (6/21-6/26)
Week 4 (6/28-7/3)
Week 5 (7/4-7/10)
Week 6 (7/12-7/17)
Week 7 (7/19-7/25)
Week 8 (7/26-7/31)
2009 StateTournament
Delaware American Legion Baseball Delaware American Legion Baseball State Tournament

July 26 - 30, 2014
Host is Fox Post 2 - Dover


Mid
                    AtlanticAmerican Legion Baseball Mid - Atlantic Regional

August 7-11, 2014
Campbell's Field - Brooklawn, NJ

Legion WS88th American Legion Baseball World Series

August 2014
Keeter Stadium - Veteran's Field, Shelby, NC

2013 Rule Books:
Delaware Local Rules
Official American Legion Rules [pdf]

The Coach's Manual
Major League Baseball Rules Site


American Legion Code of Sportsmanship

I will:

Keep the Rules;
Keep Faith with my teammates;
Keep my temper;
Keep myself fit;
Keep a Stout heart in defeat;
Keep my pride under in victory;
Keep a sound soul;
A clean mind;
And a Healthy body

The Francis J. Lucia, Jr. Team Sportsmanship Award
Given to the Delaware American Legion Baseball team in the State Tournament exhibiting the principles outlined in our Code of Sportsmanship (below). Both the team and sponsoring post/organization will be given a trophy to commemorate their achievement. Francis J. Lucia, Jr. was a long time supporter and participant in Delaware American Legion Baseball and was Chairman of the league in the 1980's.

2013 - DE Post 1
2012 - Fox Post 2
2011 - Fox Post 2

Delaware American Legion Baseball Scholarship

The American Legion Baseball Scholarship is an annual award by the National American Legion Americanism Commission to a baseball player in each department who demonstrates outstanding leadership, scholarship, character and citizenship, and who has a demonstrated need for funding to continue their education beyond high school. Players are nominated by their respective team managers in June, and the winner is selected by the Department Baseball Committee each July.

Prior Winners:
2013 - Dante De Ascanis - Post 10
2012 - Matt Armistead - Post 10
2011- John Donnelly - Post 18

2010 - Heath Johnson - Post 30
2009 - Eric Husni - Post 25
2008 - Timothy Hopkins Post 3
2007 - Corey Phelan Stahl Post 30

The Donald F. Kimsey Most Valuable Player Award:
Given to a player selected by the Baseball Committee as the MVP of the State Tournament.
Past winners:
2013 Lonnie Funderburk - Stahl
2012 Brandon Dooley - Stahl Post 30
2011 Zachary Mawson - Post 2
2010 Sam Goines - Durney Post 27
2009 Derrick Parker - Fox Post 2
2006 Tyler Townsend - Post 8


Past Stories and Columns:
Stories:
Why Play Legion Baseball
From the "Commish"

Its about the Kids
June 23, 2008
June 19 2008

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