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Published: Saturday, July 27, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT
Ridge View softball coach Scott Phelps, former Orient-Macksburg wrestling and volleyball coach, cheers on his team during Thursday's 6-0 Class 2A semifinal loss to Durant. Phelps, who also assisted baseball at O-M, guides his team in the third-place game today against AGWSR. "We knew it was going to be tough. They have a good pitcher and eigh returning starters from teh team that got third here last year," Phelps said. "We're young, with seven sophomores or below. We'll see if we can get third instead of fourth."

Afton Clinic

AFTON — A clinic for Afton baseball and softball players ages tee-ball through majors is scheduled 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. July 29 and 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. July 30 at Afton’s recreational fields.

Cost per child is $30. All proceeds will go to the Afton Rec League.

Skills being taught will be hitting, pitching, catching, throwing, fielding and base running. For more information or to help with the clinic, contact Mark Battaglia at (641) 202-4604. 

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