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Florida Bushmasters at the 1991 Lone Star Open

Florida Bushmaster at the 1991 Lone Star Open

Here is the enlarged scan of the Florida Bushmasters from the Lone Star Open. The Florida Bushmasters took second place and the Lone Star Open ran March 14-17 1991. This scan came from the July 1991 issue of Paintcheck.

In the photo below I’ve numbered each players so hopefully we can fill in some names because I only know a couple. 
numbered photo of florida Bushmasters at the lone star open
1.
2. Steve Baldwin (Mayhem UK)
3.
4.
5. Paul Wilson (Mayhem UK, Muffs)
6. Brian _____   (identified by Joe Gorcsos)
7. Mark Emerick (identified by Joe Gorcsos)
8. Tim Schloss (Tiger Stripe and Pursuit Products, Muffs) wearing his Cartoon Tiger Stripe shirt ( https://paintballhistory.com/team-tiger-stripe-shirt-tim-schloss ).
9. Jimmy ________ (identified by Joe Gorcsos)
10.  Thai Nuygen (identified by Joe Gorcsos)
11. Tony Mineo (identified by Joe Gorcsos, Joe writes, Tony is the current president of the NPPL)
12. Gary Harris (Captain of the Florida Bushmasters) (or Bob Moral says Joe Gorcsos)
13. Billy _____   (identified by Joe Gorcsos)
14. Joe Monahan   (identified by Joe Gorcsos)
15. Ian _____   (identified by Joe Gorcsos)

Find the Ironmen’s team photo from this event (scanned from the same article) here:
https://paintballhistory.com/introduction-bud-orrs-autococker-ironmen-lone-star-open-c-391

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  1. i started playing paintball with those guys in the late 80’s
    # 10 is thai nuygen
    7 is mark emerick
    11 is Tony Mineo current president of the nppl
    14 is joe monahan
    15 is ian but i forgot last name
    9 is jimmy
    12 could be bob moral
    13 is billy
    6 is brian

    • Yes 12 is gary…bob is not in this photo…theres a few other guys who were starters that are missing from this photo..chris and lonnie moral, chuck,woody,and charlie gandolfo.

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