May 29, 2008 | 12:00 a.m. CDT
Boonville High School baseball coach Tim Edwards addresses his team before practice Wednesday morning at Harley Park in Boonville. This is Edwards' first year coaching for Boonville, and in his first season the Boonville Pirates made it to the state baseball championships for the first time since the program began in the 1995.

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