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June 3, 2013

COLUMN: Polar Bears returning key players

FAIRMONT — Although the Fairmont Senior High School baseball season ended in disastrous fashion yet again, there are many positives heading into next season.

Yes, FSHS is losing five key players in Fletcher DeVaul, Andrew Strand, Matt Robbins, Brandon Plivelich and Michael Parker; however, it still has 14 letter-winners who will be coming back.

Key contributors for the underclassmen this season were juniors Bailey Mohr, Austin Norman, Johnny Kesling, Ryder Skarzinski and Gage Hannah; sophomores Matt Strand and Jayce Riley; and freshmen Nicholas Davisson, Austin Kuhn and Trey Hall.

With that kind of talent returning, the Polar Bears will be ready to make a run all over again.

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