DALTON,GA - It took two trips to the party but HAMEL'S 80 BUILDERS came home with a MAJOR TITLE winning the SPA 2019 WORLD SERIES Sept 4-8 at DALTON. GA's HERITAGE PARK.
The MARYLAND team claimed the crown by beating SCRAP IRON 12-8 IN THE FINALS.
On the way to the championship game HAMEL'S beat SCRAP IRON 14-11 in the second round. SCRAP IRON reached the finals beating CURRIN GRAPHICS 20-13 and 15-9.
The title made up for HAMEL'S meltdown in the WORLD TOURNAMENT in COLUMBUS,OHIO in September when they finished third.
HAMEL BUILDERS 80 CHAMPIONSHIP ROSTER: BILL BAHNMAIER, FRANK CARLMAN, VINCENT DEL VECCHIO, FRANK DERAMO, ROBERT ETCHBERGER, JAMES FLECKENSTEIN, LARRY GAERTNER,JR, RAY GROVE, MARVIN HUNTER, ROGER KELLY, CLARENCE LEWIS, EVAN LLOYD, PAUL MATH, ED MORRISON, RICHARD SHERMAN, MAYNARD WELLS, FRNCIS WILLIAMS and RICHARD HILL.