The American Legion Wellington Post 390 17U baseball team kicked off its season Saturday, May 30 at Santaluces High School in Lantana against Boynton Beach Post 164.
The Post 390 team defeated a determined Post 164 team in a doubleheader.
The score of the first game was 4-1 behind the strong pitching of Brendan Bell.
Game two ended after eight innings, with Post 390 coming out on top by a score of 5-3 behind the strong pitching of Jose Gonzalez.
Timely hitting was also instrumental in both victories.
The 17U team is managed by Juan Bustabad and coached by Jimmy Beno, Justin Hedges and Jason Davis.
ABOVE: Legion Post 390 pitcher Jose Gonzalez shows nice form in his delivery.