First pitch nears


Rick Kniesel lines the basepaths

Rick Kniesel lines the basepaths


Rick Kniesel lines the basepaths


Paul Krause pitches to Brett Bell


Paul Krause pitches to Brett Bell


Rick Kniesel gets the batter's box ready


Rick Kniesel lines the basepaths


Wilmington High School baseball coach Paul Krause (right) throws pre-game batting practice to Brett Bell (5) Thursday afternoon prior to the Hurricane scrimmage with Fayetteville-Perry. Wilmington is scheduled to open its season March 24 with a doubleheader at home against Little Miami. The first pitch for the first game is currently scheduled for 11 a.m.

Rick Kniesel lines the basepaths
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/03/web1_BB_kniesel2.jpgRick Kniesel lines the basepaths

Rick Kniesel lines the basepaths
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/03/web1_BB_kniesel3.jpgRick Kniesel lines the basepaths

Paul Krause pitches to Brett Bell
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Paul Krause pitches to Brett Bell
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Rick Kniesel gets the batter’s box ready
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/03/web1_BB_kniesel1.jpgRick Kniesel gets the batter’s box ready

Rick Kniesel lines the basepaths
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/03/web1_BB_kniesel4.jpgRick Kniesel lines the basepaths