Wounded Warriors use softball league to move forward

The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball team made it’s way to Adrian, Michigan to play a double header at Adrian College Nicolay Field.

For Nick Salerno it’s about more than just a softball game.

“This is a brotherhood, this is what you have in the military I mean this, this is great. For all of us to have amputations and still playing softball, and playing against able-bodied teams, that’s amazing, that’s great,” said Salerno.

Read More- http://nbc24.com/news/local/wounded-warriors-use-softball-league-to-move-forward

Pioneers Team with Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team to Raise Money for Veterans

ELMIRA, N.Y. ( 18 SPORTS) –

The Elmira Pioneers hosted the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team at Dunn Field on Saturday to raise money for local veterans.

Proceeds from the event go to the Bath VA Medical Center and the military rehabilitation program at the Sitrin Health Care Center in the Utica area.

The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team ( WWAST) represents some of the nation’s bravest heroes and is a public charity.

The game ended in a 16-16 tie.

Read More: http://www.mytwintiers.com/sports/local-sports/pioneers-team-with-wounded-warrior-amputee-softball-team-to-raise-money-for-veterans

Harris’ Heroes: Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team teaches kids who are missing limbs

WASHINGTON (ABC7) — Eight-year-old Baron Keller is getting a lesson in softball at a special camp where everyone shares a common bond.

Baron was born missing his right arm, shoulder and collar bone. His coach for the week is military veteran Greg Reynolds, who knows first-hand the challenges Baron faces. That’s because he lost his arm, shoulder and collar bone on the left side, after returning from Iraq.

Read More: http://wjla.com/features/harris-heroes/harris-heroes-wounded-warrior-amputee-softball-team-inspires-teaches-kids-missing-limbs

Amputee softball team helps vets bond, help others

For Chris Hutton, giving back is the name of the game.

Hutton is the local organizer for the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of men and women who have served in the U.S. armed forces and are amputees.

WWAST currently has 34 players from all over the country. WWAST aims to participate in around 30 events a year, with players on the roster rotating as needed depending on who can make each event.

Read More: http://www.grandforksherald.com/news/local/4047079-amputee-softball-team-helps-vets-bond-help-others

Bridgewater State Graduate Accepts Diploma in a Unique Way

Greg Reynolds is a former classmate of mine. He was one of the hardest working students, but wasn’t afraid to have some fun too. His great sense of humor was proven unparalleled in the way he accepted his diploma at graduation this year.

Read More: Bridgewater State Graduate Accepts Diploma in Unique Way | http://fun107.com/bridgewater-state-graduate-accepts-diploma-in-a-unique-way/?trackback=tsmclip

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