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Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Game: Marco Island

See larger Marine vet Tom Carlo heads to first base. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent

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Marine vet Tom Carlo heads to first base. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent

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  • All the vets had lost a limb; some more than one. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • A veteran braces himself sliding into home. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • The veterans' hot bats proved too much for the 'finest' and 'bravest' of Marco Island. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • This batter got a hit, batting with just his remaining arm. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • Marine vet Tom Carlo heads to first base. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • Bill Shurina calls the game over the PA system. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • Tom Carlo delivers a pitch. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • Tom Carlo delivers a pitch. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • A batter races the ball to first base. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • A runner on second waits for his moment. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • The teams show their camaraderie. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • Army vet Saul Bosquez heads for second. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • Marine Tim Horton heads for home. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • A mixup in the outfield added more runs to the visitors' tally. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • Girlfriends, and mom Doreen Oliverio, root on their team. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent

The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, made up of veterans who showed they were definitely not disabled, played two exhibition games at Winterberry Park on Marco Island Saturday Nov. 12, against a Marco police and firefighter squad, and Marco adult and senior softball league players.

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