York Sunday News

Wounded Warriors Amputee Softball Team showed off its skills on Saturday

Dan Lasko considers himself a regular guy, especially when he is on the softball field. One look at him flying around the bases or chasing balls in the outfield,would suggest that very thing.

However, upon further inspection, you will see the Bethlehem resident has a carbon fiber sprint foot attached to his left leg.

“My two young boys see me out here playing, they don’t even know I have a missing leg unless they see me take it off and put it on,” Lasko said. “I am just a regular guy.”

Read More: http://www.ydr.com/sports/ci_27990174/wounded-warriors-amputee- softball-team-showed-off-its-skills-on-Saturday

York Daily Record

Wounded Warriors Amputee Softball Team to play at Red Lion

The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team is scheduled to pay at the Red Lion Area Senior High School, 200 Horace Mann Ave., on Saturday, April 25, according to a press release.

The team will play against the Dallastown American Legion Post 605 at 3 p.m. and then Apple Automotive Group at 5 p.m.

Admission is free, according to the release.

Read More: http://www.ydr.com/news/ci_27918574/wounded-warriors-amputee- softball-team-to-play-at-red-lion

York Dispatch

Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team to play pair of games in Red Lion

The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team (WWAST) will play at Red Lion High School on Saturday, April 25.

WWAST will play against the Dallastown American Legion Post 605 at 3 p.m. and Apple Automotive Group at 5 p.m. Admission for both games is free.

The WWAST is a charitable organization that raises awareness about wounded warriors. The WWAST is comprised of athletic amputee veterans and active duty servicemen and women who travel the country playing able-bodied teams in competitive, celebrity and exhibition softball games.

Read More: http://www.yorkdispatch.com/localsports/ci_27918292/wounded-warrior- amputee-softball-team-play-pair-games

Red Lion/York PA Event

The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team travelled to Red Lion/York PA on April 24-25 to play two games against teams from the Dallastown American Legion Post #605 and Apple Automotive Group. In the first game WWAST dropped a close one to Dallastown American Legion 18-17. In the second game, WWAST defeated Apple Automotive Group 19-18 on a 3 run walk off home run by Lonnie Gaudet.

Thanks to everyone who made this weekend possible. Spread the word on WWAST!

Read more at:
http://www.ydr.com/sports/ci_27990174/warriors-play-win
http://www.yorkdispatch.com/breaking/ci_27994528/national-amputee-veterans-team-takes-york-county-softballers

Event photos at:
http://photos.yorkdispatch.com/2015/04/25/photos-wounded-warrior-softball-team-plays-dallastown-legion/#2

News2- Charleston, SC

WWAST dominates in the “Battle of Charleston Harbor”

CHARLESTON, SC –
Today, the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team to played the “Battle of Charleston Harbor”. This is the first time the team has visited Charleston for a special exhibition game.

The WWAST, known as “America’s Favorite Team,” played The Citadel 1990 college world series “Team of Destiny,” the first team in The Citadel’s history to make it to the college world series by beating one of the top teams in the country at the time.
The Warriors dominated, winning 21-8.

Then after 6 innings, several News 2 employees had their shot. Check out the video to see how it went!

Read More- http://www.counton2.com/story/28581359/wwast-dominates-in-the-battle-of-charleston-harbor

The Banner- Naples, FL

Crowds turn out for Wounded Warriors Amputee Softball Team

These guys took one for the team.

More than 1,000 excited fans packed Bonita Springs Community Park on Saturday night to watch the Wounded Warriors Amputee Softball Team take on squads from the Lee County Sheriff’s Office and the Bonita Springs Fire Control & Rescue District.

Read More- http://www.naplesnews.com/community/bonita-banner/crowds-turn-out-for-wounded-warriors-amputee-softball-team_70116562

WWAST Game

Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Game

NASHVILLE, Tenn (RFD-TV) Saturday, September 6th is the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Game with the Fort Riley All-Stars Celebrity game at 3pm at Kansas State University’s Tointon Stadium. The Wounded Warriors team will play the Celebrity All-Stars at 5pm. Several former Kansas City Chief’s, Royals, and Detroit Lions will participate, plus there’s a home run derby. RFD-TV will be there and have reports for you the following Monday on the Market Day Report and Rural Evening News.

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