WARMING UP: Jimmy Neal of Mt. Blue High School throws during an afternoon practice. The Cougars are schedule to play their first scrimmage game of the season, April 11 versus Gardiner, at Hippach Field. (Arin McLaughlin photos)
BALANCING ACT: Mt. Blue baseball players Brad Dority (left) and Tim Smith work on their balance during a preseason practice. Pitchers and catchers worked out this week, starting Monday the entire squad turns out for practice.