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April 3, 2014

Rain Outs

Heavy downpour forces coaches to alter sports plans

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MT. VERNON —

Sam Root, who is the Webber baseball coach and also the school's athletic director, said pitching depth becomes a key late in the season if rained out games are moved, especially conference matchups. A school could be playing almost every day.

Pitching depth becomes really important in times like that when you get jammed up with so many conference games,” Root said.

Teams will try again today to get back on their respective fields for sports action.

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