New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - July 17, 1994, New Braunfels, Texas
The crack of te tai if beginning lo Me. The wn-flower eeedi we Jolt about lo be out of season. Hie betag fk** are about lo let the lait finger puncture in eta. Arite kroon the deft! are about to be tied for the ta tim*
AB of thia wttl happen when Utile League antiar play cones to a doae in a few weeks.
But erne tiring that will not go away is the memories. ' ‘w -a
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Those mete things that will not give way lo the changing of a seaeon.
Ile tai of Erie Sutaneier swatting home luna aripHctagtwfrhtara* the same time wig not goon be ftvpxm.
The pain Mi «ten Lockhart catcher Ibmmy tlariw wee carried off the field after taking a bare-bal in te mon*.Haft the tad of effort dial wont Cade ar become won tike the pit of a glove.
Brent Green surely wont be forgotten rn the thoughts of his no-hitter will be talked about around the National League Fat for yean to come.
Then there are the moments Uke the one when American All-Star 10-year-old manager Ibm Power gotdoueed with a bucket of water after his team captured the District 31 North Zone title. Now that s fun.
Or what a bout the sound of Janed Fellers crushing two home runs in agama. Or his teammate, Cody Reinter knocking homers in three straight games.
Then there is the sight of 30 or more youngsters aiding on either foul line lypsynching the National Amham and the I Jtri I Hedge.
Bvmy night, win or bee the kids are ready to play. Ready lo step between the chalk lines and make memories for us all. So when te final pitch is thrown, the final out recorded and the lights are turned off on another Little League season.
All you can do is savor the memories.
- Sean Burgess
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