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Pitching horseshoes, horses not attached

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
NORMAL -- Several days ago I was invited to observe, and enjoy, a sport I haven't seen in many years.  I thought it had gone the way of roque/croquet and other lost arts.  It is the sport of horseshoes or horseshoe pitching. 
Back in the day, even before my time, actual shoes worn by horses were used after the

Clinton Y Team 3 takes the loss against the Raiders

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 8th, 2014
CLINTON -- On a cool, damp July 2 evening, Clinton Y team #3 (self nicknamed the "Lemons" for their yellow shirts) took on the "Raiders" of Central A & M team #1.  The major rains didn't fall until the game ended, however, the intermittent drizzle during the game made it difficult for the pitchers to control the ball.

Clinton 10-U return home for doubleheader

Posted: Friday, Jun 27th, 2014
CLINTON -- The Clinton Maroons 10U team returned to their home field on Monday to face the Mahomet Maverick 10U team for two games.

Clinton Travel Baseball receives annual Chevy contribution

Posted: Tuesday, Jun 24th, 2014
CLINTON -- June 19 was the reschedule of the vehicle test drives to support the Clinton Travel Baseball Association and its players.  The evening began with Scott Baum, of Baum Chevrolet-Buick, presenting a $500 check to the 14U travel team, representing the Clinton Travel Baseball Association. 

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