WELCOME TO ALLEN B. CARTER AMERICAN LEGION POST # 24
HUB CITY BOMBERS BASEBALL JR & SR TEAM AGES IS 15 TO 19 YEARS OLD. LOCATION: OAK GROVE, MS.
2016 HUB CITY BOMBERS
The regular monthly membership meeting of American Legion Post 24 is held the second Tuesday of each month. The meeting starts at 7:00PM hours. The ladies auxiliary meets on the same day and the same time. All meeting are held at the post. Location is 298 Green Street, Hattiesburg, MS. Food and Drinks is served at 6:00 PM TO 7:00 PM.
The Post can be reached by phone (601) 544-0804 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
AMERICAN LEGION POST 24 HUB CITY BOMBERS BASEBALL 2014
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2016 BASEBALL AWARD BANQUET
Picture from left, Commander Mark Herrington, Rob James
The Allen B. Carter Post 24 of The American Legion in Hattiesburg awarded its $1,000 AJ Jones Scholarships at their annual Baseball Banquet on September 13, 2016. Honored was one outstanding High School seniors on its Hub City Bombers American Legion Baseball Senior Team. Post 24 Commander Mark Herrington presented the scholarships for outstanding achievements on Post 24’s Hub City Bombers SR team to: Rob James of West Jones High School, and Landon Keller of Northeast Lauderdale High School.
Post 24’s scholarship is named in honor of Mr. AJ Jones of Hattiesburg, who played on the first American Legion Baseball team of Post 24 in 1937 and who passed up a possibly promising career in baseball to fight for his nation in World War II. AJ Jones has always been a huge supporter of American Legion Baseball, the premier amateur baseball league, and he even played softball up to age 70.
The Hub City Bombers is made up of a senior and a junior team, ages 15-19, and represents a wide area of the Pine Belt. Post 24’s manager Mark Herrington is looking forward to the 2017 season and advises any player who lives within the recruitment boundaries may try out for the team in April, 2017.
Since 1925, The American Legion has sponsored a nationwide youth baseball program. During these past eight decades, millions of young players have enjoyed playing baseball. The American Legion and their 2.8 million members have raised millions of dollars each year for players to learn the importance of teamwork, discipline, leadership and good sportsmanship. The American Legion sponsors American Legion Baseball to give players an opportunity to develop their skills, personal fitness, leadership qualities and to have fun.
American Legion Code of Sportsmanship I will: Keep the Rules; Keep Faith with my teammates; Keep my temper; Keep myself fit; Keep a Stout heart in defeat; Keep my pride under in victory; Keep a sound soul; A clean mind; And a Healthy body
2016 HUB CITY BOMBERS SENIOR TEAM
2015 HUB CITY BOMBERS SENIOR TEAM
2014 HUB CITY BOMBERS SR TEAM
Front Row L/R Brody Bray,Wes McDonnieal,Hudson Harris,Milton Smith Alex Biggs,Tristan Labove, Zach Giacona.
Back Row L/R Head Coach Brad McCardle, Dustin Thompson, Joseph Gateley, Drew Smith, Jo Cooper, Sam Walley, John David Polled, Austin Odom, Brendan Jones, Coach Milton Smith, Manager Mark Herrington
2017 COLLEGE COMMITMENTS
2017 Congratulation to current and former Bombers for making their College selection. Good Luck !
LANDON KELLER - (NORTHEAST LAUDERDALE HIGH SCHOOL), MERIDIAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
LUKE MCKENZIE - (COLUMBIA ACADEMY HIGH SCHOOL), Class 2017, JONES COMMUNITY COLLEGE
DEVIN SISSON- (NORTHEAST LAUDERDALE HIGH SCHOOL), MERIDIAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
2016 COLLEGE COMMITMENTS
2016 Congratulation to current and former Bombers for making their College selection. Good Luck !
MASON STRICKLAND (SOUTH JONES HIGH SCHOOL) JONES JR COLLEGE
JOSEPH GATELEY ( TAYLORSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL) PEARL RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE
JAY SIMPSON ( PCS HIGH SCHOOL) JONES JR COLLEGE
2015 COLLEGE COMMITMENTS
2015 Congratulation to current and former Bombers for making their College selection. Good Luck !
BRODY BRAY- (TAYLORSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL), PEARL RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE
AUSTIN ODOM- (MENDENHALL HIGH SCHOOL) , CO-LIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
DREW SMITH - (PETAL HIGH SCHOOL), MERIDIAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
SAM WALLEY- (TAYLORSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL) - LSU-EUNICE- 2014 & 2015, USM - 2016
2014 COLLEGE COMMITMENTS
2014 Congratulation to current and former Bombers for making their College selection. Good Luck !
LOGAN CRIDER - ( LUMBERTON) - EAST CENTRAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
CALDER MIKELL- ( PETAL HIGH SCHOOL) - OLD MISS
CARTER POLLES- ( SOUTH JONES) - JONES JR. COLLEGE
MATTHEW TRIGG ( WAYNE ACADEMY) - MS GULF COAST COMMUNITY COLLEGE
SAM WALLEY- (TAYLORSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL) - LSU-EUNICE
TREVOR WILLIAMS- ( PETAL HIGH SCHOOL) - JONES JR COLLEGE
2013 COLLEGE COMMITMENTS
2013: Congratulation to current and former Bombers for making their college selections. Good Luck!
DREW STANDLAND (OAK GROVE) EAST MS COLLEGE
CORT BRINSON (OAK GROVE) NORTHWESTERN STATE (La.).
CODY BROWN (BILOXI) MISSISSIPPI STATE
ZAC JONES (SUMRALL) SOUTHWEST COLLEGE
COLTON CAVER (GULFPORT) JONES JR COLLEGE
JOSH PANKRATZ (TAYLORSVILLE) JONES JR COLLEGE
TYLER ODOM (OAK GROVE) EAST MS COLLEGE
TYLER GRAVES (PETAL) JONES JR COLLEGE
BRANDON MADDOX (OAK GROVE) EAST MS COLLEGE
DARIEN BROWN (HATTIESBURG) PEARL RIVER JR COLLEGE
STEVEN BILLINGSLEY (WEST JONES) JONES JR COLLEGE
2012 COLLEGE COMMITMENTS
2012: Congratulation to current and former Bombers for making their college selections. Good Luck!
JON MARK HERRINGTON (OAK GROVE) 2012- 2013 JONES JR COLLEGE -2014 - MS BAPTIST COLLEGE
TUCKER MORGAN (FCAHS) WALLACE JR COLLEGE
TYLER SIMMONS (SUMRALL) JONES JR COLLEGE
BRANDON PENNINGTON (SUMRALL) PEARL RIVER COLLEGE
JONATHAN GLAZE (SOUTH JONES) JONES JR COLLEGE
DYLAN BOND (HARRISON CENTRAL) MS GULF COAST
ZACH EVANS (TAYLORSVILLE) MS COLLEGE
DEON FAIRLEY (BASSFIELD) PEARL RIVER COLLEGE
TYLER THOMPSON (SUMRALL) JONES JR COLLEGE
2011 COLLEGE COMMITMENTS
2011 Congratulation to current and former Bombers for making their College selections. Good Luck !!!!!!
DREW CARRUTH - (PETAL HS ) - WILLIAM CAREY COLLEGE
TYLER FALL - (SOUTH JONES HS) - JONES JR COLLEGE
JONATHAN GLAZE - (SOUTH JONES HS) - JONES JR COLLEGE
MIKE PETERS - (EAST MARION HS) - PEARL RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE
WESTON STRINGER -(STRINGER HS )- JONES JR COLLEGE
HOLDEN WATTS - (STONE HS )- BISHOP STATE COLLEGE
SPENCER WILSON - (STONE HS) - EAST MS COMMUNITY COLLEGE
2010 COLLEGE COMMITMENTS
Congratulation to current and former Bombers for making their College selections. Good Luck !!!!!!
BUCK BARNARD (PETAL HIGH SCHOOL) PEARL RIVER - 2012(Southeastern La)
TYLER FALL (SOUTH JONES HIGH) JONES JR COLLEGE
BLAKE HERRIN (PEARL RIVER CENTRAL)- SOUTHWEST COLLEGE
BRANDON HOLLEY (WEST JONES HIGH) - JONES JR COLLEGE
SEAN KELLY (PEARL RIVER CENTRAL)- PEARL RIVER JR COLLEGE
JUSTIN LEE (LUMBERTON HIGH) - HOMES
MATTHEW MAGEE (PETAL HIGH SCHOOL) - PEARL RIVER JR COLLEGE
ROBERT MARZONI (PURVIS HIGH ) - PEARL RIVER JR COLLEGE
CHANSE MATHIS (SOUTH JONES HIGH) - JONES JR COLLEGE
JARED MILLER (SUMRALL HIGH ) - Mississippi State
BOBO MORGAN (FCAHS HIGH) - PEARL RIVER JR COLLEGE THE 2009 HATTIESBURG BOYS ALHLETE OF THE YEAR!
GARRETT MOORE (WEST JONES HIGH) - JONES JR COLLEGE
SHAWN MYRICK (NORTHEAST JONES) - MS GULF COAST COMMUNITY COLLEGE
BRETT TORTORICH (PEARL RIVER CENTRAL) - EAST MISSISSIPPI COLLEGE
2009 COLLEGE COMMITMENTS
2009 COMMITMENTS: Congratulation to current and former Bombers for making their college selections. Good Luck!
Garrett Braley -( Oak Grove ) William Carey University
Ashley Graeter- ( Poplarville) Pearl River Jr College-2011 (USM)
Charlie Hillman-( Perry Centreal) Jones JR College
Josh Hubbell- ( FCAHS) Pearl River JR College
Casey Kelton- ( Amite High ) Pearl River JR College-2011 (MS COLLEGE)
Lee Mcdaniel- ( Columbia ) Southwest College
Zach Robertson- ( Oak Grove ) Jones JR College
Jim Roseberry- ( Sumrall ) William Carey University
Bryn Whitehead- ( Sumrall ) Pearl River JR College
ALLEN B. CARTER,AMERICAN LEGION POST 24 ( HUB CITY BOMBERS)HATTIESBURG, MISSISSIPPI