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Wade Smith slides in safely at home plate and coach Trey Oakley reacts as Mitchell catcher
Tyler Stafford is unable to hold on to the baseball in the Vikings' 7-5 win last week, the club's
first win of the 2013 season. Photo by Jamie Shell

Originally published: 2013-05-08 11:23:11
Last modified: 2013-05-08 11:23:09

Vikings baseball wins final game against Mitchell for injured head coach

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Avery baseball honored its seniors and held its cancer awareness fundraiser in a busy final week of action.
Polk 14, Avery 0
Prior to its game against Polk, Avery baseball honored its four seniors for their contribution to the Vikings baseball program. Seniors Alex Barker, Ian Franklin, Bryce Pittman and Austin Robbie were honored with family members on the field prior to first pitch.
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