La Porte Slicers Jr Pee Wee Team earn chance to compete at Pop Warner National Championships

La Porte Slicers Jr Pee Wee Team earn chance to compete at Pop Warner National Championships
By: La Porte Pop Warner Last Updated: November 19, 2019

The La Porte Slicers Jr Pee Wee team won the Pop Warner Mid-America D-2 Regional Championship beating the Rockford Renegades on Sunday, November 17th at Kiwanis Field in La Porte. This is the first team in the 40 year history of La Porte Pop Warner to make it to the National Championships in Florida. They are now one of only 8 teams left in their division in the country to be competing for a national title at Disney World beginning December 7th.  Their overall record on the season is now 11-1.

Players: Gavin Ake, Julian Burnett, Keegan Dzomba, Timothy Jenkins, Bryce Jones, Timothy Knoll, Lucas Marshall, Jobe Meyer, Isaac Moyer, Hunter Nelson, Nickolas Novak, Aiden Penziol, Gavin Phillips, Reed Raymond, Gavin Rees, Dawson Shreve, Jack Travis and Xzavier Wilson. Coaches: Mike Nelson, John Penziol, Rickie Jones, Leland Travis and Jordan Gosciniak