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COLUMBIA CITY â âThereâs a reason they play the game.â
That old-time phrase proved true Tuesday night at Morsches Park in Columbia Cityâs Coaches Pitch Championship game.
Despite falling to the No. 1 seed, Trok & Krider, by an 11-4 score in the regular season, C.C. Veterinary Hospital (seeded third) pulled through for a 6-5 win to go home with the tournament title.
âWe knew it would be a tough game,â Head Coach Cory Patrick said. âWeâve seen them play and theyâre pretty solid.â
C.C. Vet came out swinging â putting up four runs in the top of the first inning with the first four batters.
âThat was the way to start the game,â Patrick said. âIt got the kids off on the right foot.
âWeâve always played better if weâve had a good start.â
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