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Baseball and softball players prepare for their season

Kaya Shafer, Copy Editor

January 8, 2016

Filed under Sports

The Fall Ball program, run by coaches Matt McClassland, Justin Protacio, Steve Patton and Jake Powell, provides softball and baseball players a chance to show their moves before the spring season starts. With practice twice a...

Softball scoreboard raises questions about equal funding

kenneth palmer, reporter

May 16, 2014

Filed under News

A picture of the softball and baseball scoreboards side by side, one dilapidated and one brand new, respectively, appears on sophomore Elizabeth Patton’s Twitter feed. Moments later, controversy and accusations ensue.  ...

Jessica Babler

Jessica Babler

May 14, 2013

Field Frustration

miranda davis

March 21, 2010

Filed under Sports

Spring sports are around the corner, and construction has been going on for a year and a half on Free State athletic fields. Yet not all sports have fields ready.   "The original completion date for all of the construction pr...

Getting Down and Dirty

Taylor St. John, reporter

June 11, 2009

Filed under Sports

For many students mud volleyball is a perfect excuse to get a little dirty. For many, but not for some Firebird athletes. Every year this muddy sport rolls around and each coach hopes and prays the same thing: “please don’t...

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