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P.O. Box 429
Mt. Lake, MN 56159
Phone: 507-427-2725
Fax: 507-427-2724

The 2014-15 school year

has meant a lot of change for

Mt. Lake Area boys sports


A big senior class graduted

last year, having won

conference titles in football,

boys basketball and sharing

the Red Rock Conference

baseball title.

MLA baseball coach Tim

Snyder admits that he didn’t

know just what to expect

when practice began March

16. But as the Wolverines

prepare to open the season

Monday at Jackson County

Central, Snyder is very


“After the first week, we’re

really pleased,” Snyder said.

“We have some guys out who

haven’t been out in a few

years. Thankfully, some of

them are possible pitchers

for us. The enthusiasm and

getting outside those first

few days made for an exciting


“We actually had a bit

of an intra-squad game on

Friday. We got some different

guys on the mound and saw

some live pitching. It’s been

a long time since we’ve been

able to do that outside in the

first week of practice.”

The big reason for the optimism

is a roster with nine

returning letterwinners, but

also some athletes returning

to the sport.

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