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By David Scott Slayton,Jeanette Slayton,Nancy Zimmerman

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

This is the tale of 13 young children who dared to chase a dream, a dream they shared as ballplayers, and the boys who guided them every one step of how. They got here jointly - labored not easy jointly, aspired jointly - and jointly, in the summertime of 2015, they shaped a crew 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 team of people turned unified to 1 goal. accordingly, boys turned buddies, neighbors grew to become teammates, and dealing jointly, they turned champions.

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

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