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So far, so good: Farmers start 13-3A with victories

by | Mar 24, 2016 | Sports

Jason Luke swings through a pitch during the first inning at Caddo Mills High School.

Jason Luke swings through a pitch during the first inning at Caddo Mills High School.

The No. 9 state-ranked Farmers started off the District 13-3A campaign with a pair of victories.

They beat visiting Whitewright 10-0 in six innings and came back to defeat host Caddo Mills with a pair of runs in the top of the seventh.

“Those were good wins for us. Lyle (Hibbitts) was good enough to not give Whitewright much of a chance and our guys were really ready to play,” head coach Jon Nordin said.

By David Jenkins • Staff Writer • [email protected]

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