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Swarming Jackets; Byrd on top of District 1-5A

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The Byrd Baseball Team is riding a six game winning streak straight to the top of the tough District 1-5A in Louisiana.  It was an up-and-down season early for the Yellow Jackets but head coach Greg Williams says his team is peaking at the right time with the season winding down. "This is the time when you want to be playing the best.  You want to be locked in right now and getting ready for the playoffs", says Williams.  

This is Williams first team with the Jackets and he says he's inherited a team that loves to have fun and was eager to embrace his new system.  "We're just being kids out there, immature high school kids playing baseball", says senior pitcher John "Jeep" Henderson.  

 

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