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Wessington Springs' Tyler Waddle throws a pitch during an amateur baseball game earlier this season. (Nick McCutcheon/Republic)

Wessington Springs amateur game gets community away from reality

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WESSINGTON SPRINGS -- In the midst of a chaotic week, an amateur baseball game brought a calmness through Wessington Springs Sunday.

"We were uneasy about whether we should play or not," Owls' pitcher/infielder Mitch McLagan said. "Elton Kaus made an announcement at church Sunday morning that the baseball game was going to happen and it was followed by applause.


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Brooke Cersosimo
Brooke Cersosimo is The Daily Republic's sports editor.