July 25, 2012
The Hagerstown PONY League 13 All-Stars won the East Zone Tournament last weekend in Cranberry Township, Pa., to earn a berth in the PONY-13 World Series in Fullerton, Calif. Hagerstown will play Mexico on Friday at 1 p.m. to start the eight-team double-elimination tournament. This is the first Hagerstown 13 team to advance to the PONY World Series. From left to right: Kneeling -- manager Dave Barr. First row -- Brooks Keller, Brandon Gooden, Bryce Sharenbroch and Myles Nicholson. Second row -- Reid Wallech, Matt Harsh, Jake Arnone, Gage Kyler, Mitchell Wilson, Isaac Schlotterbeck, Taylor Kerns and manager Russ Robinson. Back row -- coach Chris Schlotterbeck, Ryan Downes, J.P. Melby, Levi Taylor and Bryce Ruppenthal.