With several weeks of practice under their belts, the Rhinelander High School boys’ baseball team is ready for the snow to melt and to get outside. Luckily they had a few opportunities to get outside on the parking lot, but haven’t had a chance to get on the field.
“We have been outside on the parking lot when we got a chance," said Coach Joe Waksmonski. "It also depends on when we have practice scheduled. For the most part we are just stuck in our gym.”
With several other spring sports competing for gymnasium space, and varying times, Coach Waksmonski noted how difficult it can be to get in the parking lot, especially if practice is right after school.
There are plenty of other downfalls when it comes to practicing indoors for an outdoor sport. Such as the surface is not game-like, not having enough room for a full infield, and being able to judge how hitters are doing....-->READ MORE