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Post 129 American Legion baseball on hiatus in 2024

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Stephen Forsha, The Highland County Press

There will be no American Legion Hillsboro Post 129 baseball team this summer. 

The team that calls Shaffer Park their home won't have a ’24 summer season, as confirmed by Scott Morgan, the general manager of the program and past head coach for the summer team. 

Not having coaches available to coach the team on a day-to-day basis is the main reason for not having a schedule this summer, Morgan told The Highland County Press. 

Post 129 baseball is a senior league team for 19-year-olds and under, and last season Hillsboro also had a junior league team. They are a member of the South Central Ohio League.

Last season, Post 129 had 18 players on the senior roster, finishing with a 4-18 record.

 

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