Hickman girls' softball team practices visualizing

October 1, 2012 | 8:43 p.m. CDT
Nick Haskell, Hickman Girls' softball assistant coach, leads the team during visualizations Monday afternoon at Cosmo Park in Columbia. Visualizations are an exercise geared toward mentally preparing the team for competition. "The game is 98 percent mental, so it's something we've really hit on in the past couple of years," Haskell said.

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