Baseball, softball teams have solid start in Arizona

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Jason Cuevas, Sports Editor

The snow is gone and the action on the diamond is heating up. The baseball and softball teams both started their season in Arizona before coming back to the Midwest this past week.

Madison College baseball started their season in the Jack Howell Classic in Tuscon after 3 previous games on their spring trip. The team compiled a 4-2 record in the tournament. They eventually lost to Douglas County in the tournament finale. The men’s home opener is April 6 against Illion Valley Community College.

WolfPack Softball participated in the Tuscon Invitational after three games in the Yellowjacket Classic. They went 5-5 in the tournament. The women have their home opener on April 7 against Joliet Junior College.