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Prescott's Charlie Brookshaw slides into home plate successfully before Baldwin-Woodville pitcher Michigan Trunkel can react during the season opener for both teams at Firehall Field in Prescott. Owen Schommer (3) is standing off to the side for PHS.

Anticipated season begins with big win for PHS diamond squad

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PRESCOTT - A beautiful day for a baseball opener Thursday matched the mood the Prescott High School diamond squad has for the upcoming season.


Fourteen returning lettermen from last year’s 10-6 squad, (5-2 in the Middle Border Conference) which made it to the regional finals, is the reason for the Cardinals' sunny disposition. And there were no clouds on this opening day to change this mood as Prescott routed Baldwin-Woodville 14-1 in five innings at Firehall Field.

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Sean Scallon
Sean Scallon has been a reporter and Sports Editor at the Pierce County Herald newspaper in Ellsworth since 1998. He holds a bachelors degree in communication arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He's also worked at newspapers in Glenwood City, Wisconsin; Marion, Illinois and Shawano, Wisconsin. Sean also works as a sports reporter for other newspapers and websites in RiverTown Multimedia from River Falls to Hudson to New Richmond and Red Wing.
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