Spring Sports Previews: Baseball by Brandon Short

Post date: Mar 24, 2016 2:21:23 PM

The Cyril high school boys baseball team is back this year and stronger then ever! They started off slow this season with 3 loses to Ninnekah, Fletcher, and Apache but after getting their batting down and working on the small things in practice they got their first win against Indiahoma winning 17-4 run ruling them at the end of the 3rd inning.

Player interview

Koval Willhoite left field

How many years have you played baseball? 2 years. Do you enjoy it? Yes I love running bases..

What's your favorite thing about the game? I love batting and hitting dingers all day long. Why is batting your favorite thing? Because hitting dingers is the best feeling.

What position do you play? Left field. If you could play any other position what would it be? I would like to play catcher.

What are predictions for the rest of the season? I think we'll be alright and be a strong competitor. Do you plan on playing next season? Yes I do because we can only get better because we aren't losing any players.

How did you feel after your first win? It was the best feeling. How many runs did you get? I made it home 2 times.

Devin Missey-

How long have you played baseball? Since was like T-ball. On a scale of 1 to 10 how much do you like baseball? 10

What position do you play? Catcher. Do you enjoy catching? Sometimes yeah

Have you always caught? Yes since little leagues. What other position would you play if you could? 3rd

How do you think the boys will do this season? Try our best and grind hard. Do you plan on playing next year? Yes

Do you like your new coach? I mean yeah. What's something you like the most about the game? My teammates I enjoy being on the field hitting dingers with my team

By: Brandon Short