Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Jimmy Russell Awards Names 2017 Recipients

On Monday, June 12, 2017, the YMCA gave their annual Jimmy Russell Awards for 12U USSSA Baseball.  The recipients were (pictured left to right):  John Wesley George, Aaron Romero, & Delfino Rivera.

John Wesley George received the Jimmy Russell Hustle Trophy.  John Wesley is the son of John & Dichelle George.  Aaron Romero received the Katherine Russell Fielding Trophy.  Aaron is the son of Daniel & Karla Romero.  Delfino Rivera received the Jim Guy Russell Pitching Tophy and the Beverly Russell Gammill Hitting Trophy.  Delfino is the son of Filiberto & Luisa Rivera and the late Dora Rivera.

These young men were selected on the merits of their individual character, talents, & skills.  It is an honor for the DWR YMCA to continue the legacy that Jimmy Russell began 61 years earlier in 1956.

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