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Hannibal’s Alexander Taylor hits two home runs in win

by Rob Tetro

Alexander Taylor played a key role in the Hannibal varsity softball team’s May 3 win against Red Creek.

Taylor hit two home runs as the Lady Warriors cruised to a 7-0 win.

Hannibal quickly set the tone. During the top of the first inning, the Lady Warriors jumped out to a 2-0 lead.

Hannibal added four more runs during the top of the third and fourth innings which brought its lead to 6-0.

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Hannibal softball team looking to improve on last year’s record

by Rob Tetro

According to new Hannibal varsity softball voach Jill Dunkleberger, the Lady Warriors have what it takes to improve upon last season’s record.

However, the goal of improving on last season’s record served as the catalyst for other goals that the team has decided upon: the number of wins the team believes that it can earn as well as the acceptable amount of errors per game, said Dunkleberger.

Hannibal will feature a balanced group of both younger and experienced players this season. Dunkleberger has been pushing her veteran players to serve as leadership figures for their younger teammates.

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