By Patte Smith; photo courtesy of Jennifer Green
The South Metro Denver Barnstormers 12-U baseball team took to the field at Cooperstown, New York on July 7 to compete with other 12-U baseball teams from all over the U.S. The Barnstormers players hail from Castle Pines, Oak Hills, Surrey Ridge, Castle Rock and Highlands Ranch.
Top row left to right: Coach Patrick Johnson, Coach James Piscatelli, Cameron Barrows, Isaak Simpson, Grant Schneider, Grant Carmann, Owen Schermerhorn, Coach Eric Adrid, Tanner Kennedy and Coach Adam Buchold. Bottom row left to right: Parker Green, Payne Johnson, Anthony Piscatelli, Andrew Buchold, Walker Hosea and William Adrid.
The thrill and camaraderie the boys experienced and the moments shared by the team, coaches and the parents will long be remembered as the Barnstormers 12-U field of dreams come true.