2018 American Legion World Series Championships

Wilmington, Del., Post 1 wins the 2018 American Legion World Series championship with a walk off run in the eighth inning at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 wins the 2018 American Legion World Series championship with a walk off run in the eighth inning at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Marshall Awtry high fives his teammates during player introductions at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during game 12 of the 2018 American Legion World Series. Photo by Lucas Carter/The American Legion.
Marshall Awtry high fives his teammates during player introductions at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during game 12 of the 2018 American Legion World Series. Photo by Lucas Carter/The American Legion.
Josh Sharman pitches for Las Vegas, Nev., Post 40 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Josh Sharman pitches for Las Vegas, Nev., Post 40 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Zach Czerniawski of Las Vegas, Nev., Post 40 is tagged out at second by Wilmington, Del., Post 1's Michael Cautillo at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Zach Czerniawski of Las Vegas, Nev., Post 40 is tagged out at second by Wilmington, Del., Post 1's Michael Cautillo at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Michael Cautillo makes the throw to first for a successful double play for Wilmington, Del., Post 1 in the second inning at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Michael Cautillo makes the throw to first for a successful double play for Wilmington, Del., Post 1 in the second inning at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 wins the 2018 American Legion World Series championship with a walk off run in the eighth inning at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 wins the 2018 American Legion World Series championship with a walk off run in the eighth inning at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Chris Ludman pitches for Wilmington, Del., Post 1 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Chris Ludman pitches for Wilmington, Del., Post 1 at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Nate Thomas of Wilmington, Del., Post 1 makes it back to second base in time during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Nate Thomas of Wilmington, Del., Post 1 makes it back to second base in time during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 wins the 2018 American Legion World Series championship with a walk off run in the eighth inning at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during game 12 of the 2018 American Legion World Series. Photo by Lucas Carter/The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 wins the 2018 American Legion World Series championship with a walk off run in the eighth inning at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during game 12 of the 2018 American Legion World Series. Photo by Lucas Carter/The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1's Chris Ludman pitches to Las Vegas, Nev., Post 40's Parker Schmidt during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1's Chris Ludman pitches to Las Vegas, Nev., Post 40's Parker Schmidt during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Chandon Van Kuren, left, high fives his Las Vegas, Nev., Post 40 teammate Josh Sharman between innings during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Chandon Van Kuren, left, high fives his Las Vegas, Nev., Post 40 teammate Josh Sharman between innings during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Las Vegas, Nev., Post 40's Jacob Walsh watches the game from the dugout during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Las Vegas, Nev., Post 40's Jacob Walsh watches the game from the dugout during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1fans cheer during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1fans cheer during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
A fan sings along with the seventh inning stretch during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
A fan sings along with the seventh inning stretch during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1's Jacob Meisel bunts during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1's Jacob Meisel bunts during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Austin Colmery makes the catch in the bottom of the seventh inning for Wilmington, Del., Post 1 during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Austin Colmery makes the catch in the bottom of the seventh inning for Wilmington, Del., Post 1 during the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1wins the 2018 American Legion World Series championship with a walk off run in the eighth inning at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during game 12 of the 2018 American Legion World Series. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1wins the 2018 American Legion World Series championship with a walk off run in the eighth inning at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during game 12 of the 2018 American Legion World Series. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1's Michael Cautillo breaks the 0-0 gridlock in the bottom of the eighth inning to win the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1's Michael Cautillo breaks the 0-0 gridlock in the bottom of the eighth inning to win the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 wins the 2018 American Legion World Series championship with a walk off run in the eighth inning at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during game 12 of the 2018 American Legion World Series. Photo by Lucas Carter/The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 wins the 2018 American Legion World Series championship with a walk off run in the eighth inning at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018 during game 12 of the 2018 American Legion World Series. Photo by Lucas Carter/The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 celebrates after winning the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 celebrates after winning the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 celebrates after winning the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 celebrates after winning the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 celebrates after winning the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 celebrates after winning the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 raises the trophy for the first time after winning the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 raises the trophy for the first time after winning the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 celebrates after winning the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 celebrates after winning the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 celebrates after winning the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 celebrates after winning the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 assistant coach Matt Schubert kisses his girlfriend Elizabeth Smith as the team celebrates winning the 2018 American Legion World Series on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter/The American Legion
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 assistant coach Matt Schubert kisses his girlfriend Elizabeth Smith as the team celebrates winning the 2018 American Legion World Series on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter/The American Legion
Families and friends gather around Wilmington, Del., Post 1 to grab a photo of the 2018 American Legion World Series champions at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Families and friends gather around Wilmington, Del., Post 1 to grab a photo of the 2018 American Legion World Series champions at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 head coach Brent Treml gets the ice bath from his teammates after winning the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.
Wilmington, Del., Post 1 head coach Brent Treml gets the ice bath from his teammates after winning the 2018 American Legion World Series championship game at Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, N.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Photo by Lucas Carter / The American Legion.