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Mandan Legion baseball recognized

Cory Bragg, and his father Terry, displaying their championship banners, having clenched the titles 30 years apart. (Submitted photo)

Cory Bragg, and his father Terry, displaying their championship banners, having clenched the titles 30 years apart. (Submitted photo)


July 3 and 4 were busy days at the Mandan Memorial baseball park. Besides baseball games with the Bismarck teams, Thursday night also saw the former Mandan State Championship teams from 1964 and 1994 recognized.

Of special interest was that Terry Bragg, who played on the 1964 team, and his son, Cory, who played on the 1994 team, were present for ceremony.

In addition to the two teams being recognized, Rich Carrier was also inducted into the Mandan Legion Baseball Hall of fame on Thursday night, while on Friday, six other members were inducted.

Thursday night saw the induction of Rich Carrier into the Mandan Legion Baseball Hall of Fame. Presenting the award to Carrier was John Grunseth. (Submitted photo)

Thursday night saw the induction of Rich Carrier into the Mandan Legion Baseball Hall of Fame. Presenting the award to Carrier was John Grunseth. (Submitted photo)

On Friday, six new members were inducted into the Mandan Legion Baseball Hall of Fame. Pictured (l-r) are Tom Assel, Scott Froelich, Bill Cook, Terry Greffe, Brock Peak and Larry House. (Submitted photo)

On Friday, six new members were inducted into the Mandan Legion Baseball Hall of Fame. Pictured (l-r) are Tom Assel, Scott Froelich, Bill Cook, Terry Greffe, Brock Peak and Larry House. (Submitted photo)