Fall Creek (WQOW) -- Fall Creek baseball coach Rick Storlie says it's not ideal for his team to be spending time indoors this spring, but there are benefits.
"It saves a lot on arms early on," says Storlie, "and to get some of the fundamentals that we don't have a chance to do out there a great deal of as far as bunting and doing different stations. Here we're pretty confined, so we have a pretty good eye on who is doing what and are they doing it correct."
Whenever the Crickets do hit the field, they expect to do well. Fall Creek has eight seniors leading the way this season. The crickets have advanced to WIAA sectionals in each of the last two years. This time around, Fall Creek's goal is to advance even further: all the way to the state tournament.
"Definitely it drives us to strive for the best inside these practices," says senior DeShawn Gillies. "We're coming in very positive."
Fall Creek had a game at Greenwood scheduled for this past Tuesday, but that matchup was postponed. The Crickets are scheduled to host Thorp, Thursday, April 11.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WQOW. All Rights Reserved.
Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's pubic inspection file should contact News Director Dan Schillinger at 715-852-5920. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at email@example.com.