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April 2, 2014

Vikings ready for first pitch of 2014 prep baseball season

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“I have a lot of players that are good athletes and we have a lot of versatility on this team. At this point I have an idea where I will put some of the players but over all I have a lot of players that I will need to get playing time. That is a good problem to have but it is tough for me to do so.”

The Blue Chip Conference along with Sectional 63 is hotly contested in all sports throughout the year and baseball will be no different this spring.

“I think we are going to have a good team but the bad news is there is teams in the Blue Chip Conference and in our Sectional that will be very good,” Lester said. “Vincennes Rivet will return nearly everyone from their State Runner-Up team from last year, Loogootee and North Daviess will be good and Shoals can surprise some people and with our schedule, we are going to have our hands full this year.”

The Vikings baseball season will delay the opening because of the deep run in the basketball state tournament as games with Gibson Southern and Vincennes Lincoln will have to be rescheduled.

These two teams just happen to be some of the better programs around will be two of the better teams the Vikings will face this season.

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