1955 American Legion Junior Baseball State Championship Team

The 1955 championship team featured in front: Andy Knight and Benji Nettles, bat boys; kneeling from left were Jere Nettles, Dale Barger, Gene Dozier, Sonny Barger, Jimmy Crawford and Bobby Jackson; standing were Doc Knight, Robert Parten, Alan Koch, Billy Waldrop, David Bryant, Junior Brooker, Spanky Mercer and Lee Henderson.  This tournament was played in Montgomery on August 4-5-6, 1955.  The American Legion Post Commander was John A. Lucas, Jr. and the sponsor was Mercer-Braswell Post #41. 

Compliments of Dale "Snooky" Barger